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Should I remove Java 8 Update 171 64-bit?

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5% remove it95% keep it
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Java 8 Update 171 64-bit


Java 8 Update 171 64-bit is a program developed by Oracle. The main program executable is javaws.exe. The setup package is about 190.08 MB (199,312,878 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 93% of users of Java 8 Update 171 64-bit come from the United States, it is also popular in France and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: java.com
Help link: java.com/help
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.8.0_171\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F64180171F0}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 190.08 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Java 8 Update 171 64-bit

Program executable:javaws.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\java\jre1.8.0_171\bin\javaws.exe
  • installer.exe - Java Platform SE 8 U171 (Java Platform SE binary)

How do I remove Java 8 Update 171 64-bit?

You can uninstall Java 8 Update 171 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Java 8 Update 171 (64-bit), 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 8 Update 171 64-bit.

Win 10 74%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 73.69%
Windows 7 26.31%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 34.92%
Windows 10 Pro 26.92%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.38%
Windows 7 Professional 9.38%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.77%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 2.46%

Distribution by countryGeography

93.38% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 93.38%
  France 2.45%
  United Kingdom 1.72%
  Netherlands 1.18%
  Germany 0.18%
  Austria 0.09%
  Belgium 0.09%
  Canada 0.09%
  DK 0.09%
  Finland 0.09%
  Italy 0.09%
  Japan 0.09%
  Romania 0.09%
  Singapore 0.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 26.88%
Dell 23.12%
ASUS 15.86%
Acer 11.56%
Lenovo 8.60%
Toshiba 3.23%
MSI 1.88%
Intel 1.34%
Samsung 1.34%
Medion 1.08%
Alienware 0.81%
Common models
ASUS All Series 6.63%
HP HP Notebook 4.97%
Acer Nitro AN515-51 2.76%
ASUSTeK X541UAK 2.76%
Dell XPS 8500 2.21%
HP OMEN by HP Laptop 2.21%

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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