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What percent of users and experts removed it?
6% remove it94% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,162
United States Rank #10,607
Reach 0.0592%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 68.13 days
416.66 days >
Average installed length: 218.92 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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Java DB


Java DB is a software program developed by Sun Microsystems. The primary executable is named adobe air updater.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 10.08 MB (10,566,952 bytes). The installed file Adobe AIR Updater.exe is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows XP. While about 26% of users of Java DB come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: developers.sun.com/javadb
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\sun\javadb\docs\html\ref
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{00BA866C-F2A2-4BB9-A308-3DFA695B6F7C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 10.08 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Java DB

Program executable:adobe air updater.exe
Name:Adobe AIR
Adobe AIR Installer
Path:C:\Program Files\common files\adobe air\versions\1.0\resources\adobe air updater.exe
Additional files:
  • AdobeCP15.dll (by Adobe Systems) - AdobeCP Dynamic Link Library
  • airappinstaller.exe (by Adobe Systems) - Adobe AIR (Adobe AIR Application Installer)
  • localcal.js
  • NPSWF32.dll - Shockwave Flash (Shockwave Flash 14.0 r0)
  • template.exe
  • WebKit.dll - WebKit DLL used by Adobe AIR (WebKit dynamic link library)

How do I remove Java DB?

You can uninstall Java DB 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 DB, 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 DB.

Win 7 (SP1) 41%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 6%
Keep it 94%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 53.17%
Windows XP 26.97%
Windows Vista 15.67%
Windows 10 4.11%
Windows Server 2003 0.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 26.67%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.94%
Windows 7 Professional 13.33%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 12.12%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.70%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.20%

Distribution by countryGeography

25.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 25.59%
  India 8.03%
  Germany 6.40%
  France 4.13%
  Italy 3.28%
  United Kingdom 3.20%
  Brazil 2.50%
  Taiwan 2.50%
  Russia 2.50%
  UA 2.18%
  Spain 2.18%
  MA 1.95%
  Japan 1.95%
  Israel 1.95%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 29.77%
Hewlett-Packard 23.02%
Acer 13.34%
Toshiba 6.89%
Intel 5.13%
American Megatrends 3.37%
Samsung 2.20%
Medion 2.20%
Lenovo 1.91%
Sahara 1.76%
ASUS 0.88%
Common models
Gigabyte G31M-ES2L 2.93%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.56%
Dell Inspiron 1525 2.20%
Gigabyte G31M-S2L 2.20%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 2.20%
Dell Inspiron N5010 1.83%

Publisher URL: www.oracle.com/us/sun/index.htm


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