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Should I remove Java 7 Update 10?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #2,945
United States Rank #2,659
Reach 0.2012%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 24.08 days
710.47 days >
Average installed length: 373.30 days


7.0.100 100.00%

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Java 7 Update 10

What is Java 7 Update 10?

This update release contains the following enhancements: Additional Certified System Configurations; Security Feature Enhancements. New dialogs to warn you when the JRE is insecure (either expired or below the security baseline) and needs to be updated.


It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The main program executable is javaws.exe. The software installer includes 96 files and is usually about 128.34 KB (131,420 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: java.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Java\jre7\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83217007FF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 128.34 KB

Program filesFiles installed by Java 7 Update 10

Program executable:javaws.exe
Name:Java(TM) Platform SE 7 U10
Java(TM) Web Start Launcher
Path:C:\Program Files\java\jre7\bin\javaws.exe
Additional files:
  • jabswitch.exe - Java Access Bridge for Windows
  • JavaAccessBridge.dll
  • JavaAccessBridge-32.dll
  • JAWTAccessBridge.dll
  • JAWTAccessBridge-32.dll
  • awt.dll - Java(TM) Platform SE 7 U10 (Java(TM) Platform SE binary)
  • axbridge.dll - ActiveX Bridge for JavaBeans(TM)
  • dcpr.dll
  • deploy.dll - Java(TM) Deployment Library
  • dt_shmem.dll
  • dt_socket.dll
  • eula.dll - EULA
  • fontmanager.dll
  • hprof.dll
  • instrument.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
  • JdbcOdbc.dll
  • jdwp.dll
  • jfr.dll
  • jli.dll
  • jp2iexp.dll
  • jp2launcher.exe
  • jp2native.dll
  • jp2ssv.dll
  • jqs.exe - Java(TM) Quick Starter Service
  • keytool.exe
  • kinit.exe
  • klist.exe
  • ktab.exe
  • npjpi170_10.dll - Classic Java Plug-in 10.10.2 for Netscape and Mozilla
  • orbd.exe
  • pack200.exe
  • policytool.exe
  • rmid.exe
  • rmiregistry.exe
  • servertool.exe
  • ssv.dll
  • ssvagent.exe
  • tnameserv.exe
  • unpack200.exe
  • installer.dll - Installer

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Internet Explorer BHOs
  • ssv.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Java(tm) Plug-In SSV Helper' with the class of {761497BB-D6F0-462C-B6EB-D4DAF1D92D43}.
  • 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}.
  • jqs.exe runs as a service named 'JavaQuickStarterService'.

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:52.12 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0051000014%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00239074%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00270926%
0.015104% average
70 average
Memory:2.9 MB
Total CPU:0.0092083030%
Kernel CPU:0.00208721%
User CPU:0.00712109%
I/O reads/min:3.55 MB
I/O writes/min:1.5 KB

How do I remove Java 7 Update 10?

You can uninstall Java 7 Update 10 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 7 Update 10, 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 7 Update 10.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Java 7 Update 10 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win 10 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.20%
Windows 10 13.16%
Windows XP 11.72%
Windows Vista 9.85%
Windows Server 2003 0.08%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.53%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.49%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.53%
Windows 7 Professional 9.62%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 7.79%
Windows 8 3.12%

Distribution by countryGeography

53.19% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 53.19%
  Germany 7.27%
  Canada 3.03%
  United Kingdom 3.01%
  France 2.77%
  Italy 2.27%
  Brazil 1.81%
  India 1.55%
  Spain 1.47%
  Australia 1.06%
  Iran 0.96%
  Poland 0.92%
  Belgium 0.86%
  Hungary 0.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.42%
Dell 23.39%
Acer 17.07%
ASUS 8.15%
Toshiba 6.11%
Lenovo 3.34%
Samsung 3.14%
Intel 2.40%
American Megatrends 2.00%
Sahara 1.10%
Gateway 0.61%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.53%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 7.07%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 5.05%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.83%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.36%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.24%

About Oracle

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Publisher URL: www.oracle.com


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