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Should I remove Java 6 Update 19?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,543
United States Rank #12,765
Reach 0.0253%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 17.39 days
57.49 days >
Average installed length: 30.21 days


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Java 6 Update 19

What is Java 6 Update 19?  (from Sun Microsystems)

Java SE 6 features and enhancements to the platform. Java SE 6 streamlines web service and XML development, simplifies GUI development and augments native desktop support, expands programmatic access to native security facilities, and is the first release to offer a standardized framework for scripting languages. NetBe...  Read more


Java 6 Update 19 is a program developed by Sun Microsystems. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The main program executable is javaws.exe. The software installer includes 46 files and is usually about 1.22 MB (1,284,010 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 40% of users of Java 6 Update 19 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: java.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83216019FF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.22 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Java 6 Update 19

Program executable:javaws.exe
Name:Java(TM) Platform SE 6 U19
Java(TM) Web Start Launcher
Path:C:\Program Files\java\jre6\bin\javaws.exe
Additional files:
  • awt.dll - Java(TM) Platform SE 6 U19 (Java(TM) Platform SE binary)
  • axbridge.dll - ActiveX Bridge for JavaBeans(TM)
  • dcpr.dll
  • deploy.dll - Java(TM) Deployment Library
  • deploytk.dll
  • dt_shmem.dll
  • dt_socket.dll
  • fontmanager.dll
  • ganttproject.exe - Java(TM) Platform SE 6 U13
  • hpi.dll
  • hprof.dll
  • instrument.dll
  • ioser12.dll
  • j2pcsc.dll
  • j2pkcs11.dll
  • jaas_nt.dll
  • java.dll
  • java.exe
  • java_crw_demo.dll
  • javacpl.exe - Java(TM) Control Panel
  • java-rmi.exe
  • javaw.exe
  • jawt.dll
  • jbroker.exe
  • JdbcOdbc.dll
  • jdwp.dll
  • jkernel.dll
  • jli.dll
  • jp2iexp.dll
  • jp2launcher.exe
  • jp2native.dll
  • jp2ssv.dll
  • jpeg.dll
  • jpicom.dll - Java(TM) Plug-in COM Library
  • jpiexp.dll - Java(TM) Plug-in for Internet Explorer
  • jpinscp.dll
  • jpioji.dll
  • jpishare.dll - Java(TM) Plug-in Share Library
  • jqs.exe - Java(TM) Quick Starter Service
  • jqsnotify.exe - Java(TM) Quick Starter binary
  • jsound.dll
  • zipper.exe

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 6 Update 19?

You can uninstall Java 6 Update 19 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(TM) 6 Update 19, 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 6 Update 19.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Java 6 Update 19 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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Win 7 (SP1) 34%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 43.69%
Windows XP 28.06%
Windows Vista 24.05%
Windows 10 4.21%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 27.38%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 20.08%
Windows 7 Home Premium 18.05%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.21%
Windows 7 Professional 7.51%
Windows Vista Home Basic 2.64%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.34% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.34%
  Germany 5.81%
  United Kingdom 4.79%
  France 3.93%
  Iran 3.93%
  Taiwan 3.76%
  Brazil 2.56%
  Canada 2.56%
  India 2.56%
  Italy 2.56%
  Israel 1.71%
  Spain 1.54%
  Saudi Arabia 1.54%
  Belgium 1.37%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.61%
Dell 26.26%
Acer 13.47%
Toshiba 7.74%
American Megatrends 6.40%
Intel 5.05%
ASUS 2.36%
Lenovo 2.36%
Sahara 2.02%
Samsung 1.68%
Gateway 1.35%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.97%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.31%
Dell Computer Dimension 2... 2.65%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.65%
HP Pavilion dv6700 Notebo... 2.65%
Hewlett-Packard Compaq Pr... 1.99%

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