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Should I remove Java SE Development Kit 7 Update 17 64-bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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Global Rank #7,055
United States Rank #8,004
Reach 0.0707%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 317.70 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Java SE Development Kit 7 Update 17 64-bit

What is Java SE Development Kit 7 Update 17 64-bit?  (from Oracle)

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE) lets you develop and deploy Java applications on desktops and servers, as well as in today's demanding embedded environments. Java offers the rich user interface, performance, versatility, portability, and security that today’s applications require


Java SE Development Kit 7 Update 17 64-bit is a software program developed by Oracle. 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 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 36% of users of Java SE Development Kit 7 Update 17 64-bit come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: java.sun.com
Help link: developer.java.sun.com/developer/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.7.0_17\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{64A3A4F4-B792-11D6-A78A-00B0D0170170}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)

Program filesFiles installed by Java SE Development Kit 7 Update 17 64-bit

Program executable:javaws.exe
Name:Java(TM) Platform SE 7 U17
Java(TM) Web Start Launcher
Path:C:\Program Files\java\jdk1.7.0_17\jre\bin\javaws.exe
Additional files:
  • jabswitch.exe - Java Access Bridge for Windows
  • appletviewer.exe - Java(TM) Platform SE 7 U17 (Java(TM) Platform SE binary)
  • apt.exe
  • extcheck.exe
  • idlj.exe
  • jar.exe
  • jarsigner.exe
  • java.exe
  • javac.exe
  • javadoc.exe
  • javah.exe
  • javap.exe
  • java-rmi.exe
  • javaw.exe
  • jcmd.exe
  • jconsole.exe
  • jdb.exe
  • jhat.exe
  • jinfo.exe
  • jli.dll
  • jmap.exe
  • jps.exe
  • jrunscript.exe
  • jsadebugd.exe
  • jstack.exe
  • jstat.exe
  • jstatd.exe
  • keytool.exe
  • kinit.exe
  • klist.exe
  • ktab.exe
  • native2ascii.exe
  • orbd.exe
  • pack200.exe
  • policytool.exe
  • rmic.exe
  • rmid.exe
  • rmiregistry.exe
  • jvisualvm.exe - Java VisualVM

How do I remove Java SE Development Kit 7 Update 17 64-bit?

Quickly and completely remove Java SE Development Kit 7 Update 17 (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 SE Development Kit 7 Update 17 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 SE Development Kit 7 Update 17 (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 SE Development Kit 7 Update 17 64-bit.

Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
PC installation base

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.36%
Windows 8 28.53%
Windows Vista 1.11%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 33.60%
Windows 7 Ultimate 17.51%
Windows 7 Professional 13.97%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.48%
Windows 8.1 5.87%
Windows 8 Pro 4.25%

Distribution by countryGeography

36.36% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 36.36%
  Germany 5.84%
  France 5.75%
  United Kingdom 3.62%
  Brazil 3.53%
  Italy 3.25%
  Netherlands 2.13%
  Canada 1.95%
  India 1.95%
  Israel 1.76%
  Sweden 1.76%
  Taiwan 1.67%
  Australia 1.39%
  Belgium 1.39%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.22%
Dell 19.91%
ASUS 15.96%
Acer 13.90%
Samsung 6.16%
Toshiba 5.37%
Lenovo 3.63%
Intel 1.90%
Alienware 1.90%
Medion 0.95%
MSI 0.79%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.28%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.62%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.30%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.30%
Dell Inspiron N5050 2.31%
Acer Aspire V3-571G 1.98%

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