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Should I remove Java 8 Update 73 64-bit?

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Java 8 Update 73 64-bit


Java 8 Update 73 64-bit is a software program developed by Oracle. The primary executable is named javaws.exe. The setup package is about 174.98 MB (183,483,462 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 8 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 64% of users of Java 8 Update 73 64-bit come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

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-4CA4-87B4-2F86418073F0}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 174.98 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Java 8 Update 73 64-bit

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 64-bit?

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  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 (64-bit), 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 64-bit.

Win 8 64%
Win Vista (SP2) 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 8 64.18%
Windows 7 34.86%
Windows Vista 0.96%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 36.54%
Windows 7 Home Premium 19.47%
Windows 10 Pro 12.98%
Windows 8.1 7.93%
Windows 7 Professional 7.45%
Windows 7 Ultimate 7.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.75% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.75%
  United Kingdom 4.38%
  Canada 3.50%
  France 3.15%
  Italy 3.15%
  Germany 2.80%
  DK 1.40%
  Brazil 1.23%
  Spain 1.23%
  Netherlands 0.88%
  Russia 0.88%
  Australia 0.70%
  Greece 0.70%
  Norway 0.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 31.92%
Dell 18.46%
Acer 12.31%
ASUS 11.15%
Lenovo 10.00%
Toshiba 8.08%
Samsung 3.46%
Gateway 0.77%
Intel 0.77%
MSI 0.77%
Sony 0.77%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.35%
HP 15 Notebook PC 3.73%
ASUS All Series 3.11%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.11%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 2.48%
HP HP Pavilion Notebook 2.48%

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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