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Should I remove Java 8 Update 73?

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9% remove it91% keep it
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United States Rank #6,219
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Installation trends (last 30 days)


8.0.730.2 100.00%

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Java 8 Update 73


Java 8 Update 73 is a program developed by Oracle. The main program executable is javaws.exe. The setup package is about 245.31 MB (257,222,854 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 8 as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 51% of users of Java 8 Update 73 come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Italy.

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
Path:C:\Program Files\java\jre1.8.0_73\bin\javaws.exe
  • installer.exe - Java Platform SE 8 U73 (Java Platform SE binary)

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.

Win 8 58%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 58.39%
Windows 7 36.35%
Windows Vista 3.70%
Windows XP 1.56%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 30.70%
Windows 7 Home Premium 17.86%
Windows 10 Pro 14.73%
Windows 7 Professional 9.79%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.74%
Windows 8.1 5.27%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 51.00%
  Canada 6.29%
  Italy 5.83%
  United Kingdom 4.02%
  France 3.18%
  Brazil 2.72%
  Germany 2.33%
  Netherlands 1.43%
  Australia 1.36%
  Spain 1.36%
  Mexico 1.36%
  Belgium 1.10%
  DK 1.04%
  Portugal 0.97%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.38%
Dell 19.07%
Acer 13.49%
ASUS 11.58%
Toshiba 9.54%
Lenovo 6.40%
Samsung 3.81%
Intel 0.95%
MSI 0.95%
Alienware 0.54%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.63%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.06%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.13%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.13%
HP 15 Notebook PC 2.50%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.19%

About Oracle

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Publisher URL: www.oracle.com


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