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Should I remove Java 8 Update 73 64-bit?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
Global Rank #3,672
United States Rank #3,123
Reach 0.1525%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 6.31 days
186.28 days >
Average installed length: 97.88 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
8.0.730.2 100.00%

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Java 8 Update 73 64-bit

Overview

Java 8 Update 73 64-bit is a software program developed by Oracle. It adds a Browser Helper Object (BHO) to Internet Explorer. The primary executable is named javaws.exe. The setup package generally installs about 43 files and is usually about 174.98 MB (183,483,462 bytes). 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 55% of users of Java 8 Update 73 64-bit come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany 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-4CA4-87B4-2F86418073F0}
(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
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:ab89ff604fbe1f3fc07cdf1748c0ad2e
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-64.dll
  • javafx_font.dll
  • javafx_font_t2k.dll
  • javafx_iio.dll
  • java-rmi.exe
  • javaw.exe
  • jawt.dll
  • JAWTAccessBridge-64.dll
  • jdwp.dll
  • jfr.dll
  • jfxmedia.dll
  • jfxwebkit.dll
  • jjs.exe
  • jli.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}.

How do I remove Java 8 Update 73 64-bit?

Quickly and completely remove Java 8 Update 73 (64-bit) 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 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: 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.

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OS VERSIONS
Win 8 69%
Win 8.1 0%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#3,672

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 69.23%
Windows 7 30.29%
Windows Vista 0.44%
Windows 8.1 0.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 36.07%
Windows 10 Pro 18.71%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.54%
Windows 7 Professional 8.17%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.94%
Windows 8.1 5.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

55.37% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 55.37%
  Germany 6.31%
  Italy 4.21%
  United Kingdom 4.03%
  France 3.25%
  Canada 2.70%
  Australia 1.47%
  Netherlands 1.41%
  Brazil 1.36%
  Spain 1.23%
  DK 1.05%
  India 0.97%
  Sweden 0.79%
  Poland 0.71%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 30.87%
Dell 18.88%
Acer 13.94%
ASUS 13.21%
Lenovo 8.11%
Toshiba 6.55%
GIGABYTE 3.78%
Samsung 2.61%
MSI 1.05%
Intel 0.56%
Apple 0.44%
Common models
ASUS All Series 10.27%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 5.47%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.60%
HP 15 Notebook PC 3.07%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 2.93%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.80%

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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