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Should I remove Java 8 Update 73?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,320
United States Rank #1,301
Reach 0.5262%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.64 days
284.45 days >
Average installed length: 149.46 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
8.0.730.2 100.00%

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Java 8 Update 73

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Overview

Java 8 Update 73 is a program developed by Oracle. 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 245.31 MB (257,222,854 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 10 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 49% of users of Java 8 Update 73 come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: java.com
Help link: java.com/help
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.8.0_73\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83218073F0}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 245.31 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Java 8 Update 73

Program executable:javaws.exe
Name:Java(TM) Platform SE 8 U73
Java(TM) Web Start Launcher
Path:C:\Program Files\java\jre1.8.0_73\bin\javaws.exe
MD5:2211c51babe577798343d69f818e25ab
Additional files:
  • installer.exe - Java Platform SE 8 U73 (Java Platform SE binary)
  • deploy.dll - Java(TM) Platform SE 8 U73 (Java Deployment Library)
  • eula.dll - EULA
  • javacpl.exe - Java Control Panel
  • jp2iexp.dll - Java(TM) Platform SE binary
  • jp2launcher.exe
  • jp2native.dll
  • jp2ssv.dll
  • awt.dll - Java(TM) Platform SE 8
  • bci.dll
  • dcpr.dll
  • decora_sse.dll
  • dt_shmem.dll
  • dt_socket.dll
  • fontmanager.dll
  • fxplugins.dll
  • glass.dll
  • glib-lite.dll
  • gstreamer-lite.dll
  • hprof.dll
  • instrument.dll
  • j2pcsc.dll
  • j2pkcs11.dll
  • jaas_nt.dll
  • jabswitch.exe
  • java.dll
  • java.exe
  • java_crw_demo.dll
  • JavaAccessBridge.dll
  • JavaAccessBridge-32.dll
  • javafx_font.dll
  • javafx_font_t2k.dll
  • javafx_iio.dll
  • java-rmi.exe
  • javaw.exe
  • jawt.dll
  • JAWTAccessBridge.dll
  • JAWTAccessBridge-32.dll
  • jdwp.dll
  • jfr.dll
  • jfxmedia.dll
  • jfxwebkit.dll
  • jjs.exe
  • jli.dll
  • jpeg.dll

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}.
Internet Explorer Extension
  • jp2iexp.dll is installed as an Internet Explorer extension using the class {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501}.

How do I remove Java 8 Update 73?

Quickly and completely remove Java 8 Update 73 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 8 Update 73 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 8 Update 73, 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 8 Update 73.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Java 8 Update 73 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 10 62%
Win 7 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#1,320

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 62.17%
Windows 7 33.39%
Windows Vista 2.94%
Windows XP 1.49%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 33.67%
Windows 10 Pro 15.38%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.56%
Windows 7 Professional 9.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.36%
Windows 8.1 4.94%

Distribution by countryGeography

49.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 49.42%
  Italy 7.46%
  Germany 5.32%
  United Kingdom 3.87%
  France 3.81%
  Canada 3.33%
  Brazil 2.67%
  Spain 1.93%
  Netherlands 1.70%
  Australia 1.40%
  Mexico 0.95%
  Belgium 0.85%
  DK 0.83%
  Poland 0.77%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.06%
Dell 19.31%
Acer 15.62%
ASUS 12.51%
Lenovo 6.96%
Toshiba 6.03%
GIGABYTE 3.65%
Samsung 3.46%
Intel 0.84%
MSI 0.84%
Medion 0.73%
Common models
ASUS All Series 8.23%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.08%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.94%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.94%
HP 15 Notebook PC 3.40%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.35%

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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