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Should I remove Java 2 Runtime Environment, SE v_03?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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United States Rank #8,941
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 32.62 days
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Average installed length: 246.56 days


1.4.2_03 100.00%

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Java 2 Runtime Environment, SE v1.4.2_03

What is Java 2 Runtime Environment, SE v_03?

The Java Runtime Environment (JRE) provides the libraries, the Java Virtual Machine, and other components to run applets and applications written in the Java programming language.


The software installer includes 1 files and is usually about 606.5 KB (621,056 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.java.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\gemeinsame dateien\java\update\base images\j2re1.4.2_03-b02
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{7148F0A8-6813-11D6-A77B-00B0D0142030}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 606.5 KB

How do I remove Java 2 Runtime Environment, SE v_03?

You can uninstall Java 2 Runtime Environment, SE v_03 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Java 2 Runtime Environment, SE v1.4.2_03, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 2 Runtime Environment, SE v_03.

Win XP 58%
Win Server 2003 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 61.86%
Windows 7 28.17%
Windows 10 6.47%
Windows Vista 3.23%
Windows Server 2003 0.27%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 61.62%
Windows 7 Home Premium 11.06%
Windows 7 Professional 7.28%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.30%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 1.96%
Windows 10 Home 1.54%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.56%
  Mexico 11.44%
  Germany 6.56%
  Italy 3.78%
  United Kingdom 3.56%
  France 3.44%
  Canada 2.89%
  Spain 2.00%
  Japan 1.89%
  Netherlands 1.11%
  Israel 1.00%
  India 0.89%
  Sweden 0.78%
  New Zealand 0.67%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 45.03%
Hewlett-Packard 15.01%
American Megatrends 10.85%
Acer 7.23%
Sahara 6.87%
Intel 4.88%
Toshiba 3.25%
Samsung 1.99%
ASUS 0.90%
Compaq 0.54%
Lenovo 0.54%
Common models
Dell Dell DM051 6.90%
Dell Computer Dimension 3... 4.98%
Dell MM061 4.60%
Dell Computer Dimension 2... 3.83%
Dell Dell DXP051 3.83%
Dell Dell DV051 2.68%

Publisher URL: www.oracle.com/us/sun/index.htm


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