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Should I remove Java 7 Update 79 64-bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,438
United States Rank #5,143
Reach 0.0806%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.83 days
134.02 days >
Average installed length: 70.42 days


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Java 7 Update 79 64-bit


Java 7 Update 79 64-bit is a software program developed by Oracle. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named javaws.exe. The setup package generally installs about 42 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 55% of users of Java 7 Update 79 64-bit come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Italy.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: java.com
Help link: java.com/help
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Java\jre7\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F06417079FF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)

Program filesFiles installed by Java 7 Update 79 64-bit

Program executable:javaws.exe
Name:Java(TM) Platform SE 7 U79
Java(TM) Web Start Launcher
Path:C:\Program Files\java\jre7\bin\javaws.exe
Additional files:
  • awt.dll - Java(TM) Platform SE 7 U79 (Java(TM) Platform SE binary)
  • dcpr.dll
  • deploy.dll - Java Deployment Library
  • dt_shmem.dll
  • dt_socket.dll
  • eula.dll - EULA
  • fontmanager.dll
  • hprof.dll
  • instrument.dll
  • j2pcsc.dll
  • jaas_nt.dll
  • jabswitch.exe
  • java.dll
  • java.exe
  • java_crw_demo.dll
  • JavaAccessBridge-64.dll
  • javacpl.exe - Java Control Panel
  • java-rmi.exe
  • javaw.exe
  • jawt.dll
  • JAWTAccessBridge-64.dll
  • JdbcOdbc.dll
  • jdwp.dll
  • jfr.dll
  • jli.dll
  • jp2iexp.dll
  • jp2launcher.exe
  • jp2native.dll
  • jp2ssv.dll
  • jpeg.dll
  • jsdt.dll
  • installer.dll - Java Platform SE 7 U79 (Java Platform SE binary)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • jp2ssv.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Java(tm) Plug-In 2 SSV Helper' with the class of {DBC80044-A445-435b-BC74-9C25C1C588A9}.

How do I remove Java 7 Update 79 64-bit?

Quickly and completely remove Java 7 Update 79 (64-bit) from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Java 7 Update 79 64-bit from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Java 7 Update 79 (64-bit), click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Java 7 Update 79 64-bit.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Java 7 Update 79 64-bit you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 8 65%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 65.44%
Windows 7 33.60%
Windows Vista 0.97%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 26.17%
Windows 7 Home Premium 15.68%
Windows 8.1 11.98%
Windows 10 Pro 11.54%
Windows 7 Professional 8.28%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.11%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.09% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.09%
  United Kingdom 4.07%
  Italy 3.09%
  Germany 2.60%
  Canada 2.32%
  Brazil 2.25%
  France 2.25%
  India 2.18%
  Netherlands 1.68%
  Australia 1.40%
  Spain 1.19%
  Mexico 1.05%
  Russia 0.91%
  Turkey 0.91%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.07%
Dell 19.80%
ASUS 13.82%
Lenovo 12.82%
Acer 11.25%
Toshiba 7.55%
Samsung 3.56%
Alienware 1.00%
Intel 0.43%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.71%
HP 15 Notebook PC 3.79%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.92%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.62%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.62%
LENOVO 80E3 2.33%

About Oracle

Oracle specializes in developingcomputer hardware systems and enterprise software products such as database management systems.
Publisher URL: www.oracle.com


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