java updates

  nickyjane 17:43 01 Feb 2007
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Hi Guys, have been away from my pc for sometime and have got a java update shown ,do I need it. Whats it for.O/S is xphome. thanks

  Jake_027 17:55 01 Feb 2007

Is used to run certain applications/amimations on webpages. It's advisable to install it as updates often include security fixes etc, and generally run better. It should be either Runtime 5 update 10 or runtime installing. After the install is successful go to start>control panel>add or remove programs and look for Java entries in the list as I have found it often leaves old versions on taking up space. Anything earlier than Runtime 5 update 10 you can uninstall.

Jake

  anskyber 17:55 01 Feb 2007

Yes install it assuming it's the Java run time environment vers 1.6. It's to allow things like some animations to run on your PC. click here

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