Java(TM) 6 Update 26 Java(TM) 6 Update 26

How to uninstall Java(TM) 6 Update 26 from your PC

This info is about Java(TM) 6 Update 26 for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It is written by Sun Microsystems, Inc.. More information on Sun Microsystems, Inc. can be seen here. Click on to get more details about Java(TM) 6 Update 26 on Sun Microsystems, Inc.'s website. Java(TM) 6 Update 26 is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files\Java\jre6 directory, but this location can differ a lot depending on the user's decision while installing the program. You can remove Java(TM) 6 Update 26 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83216017FF}. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file is called java.exe and its approximative size is 141.78 KB (145184 bytes).

The executable files below are installed together with Java(TM) 6 Update 26. They occupy about 1.32 MB (1388736 bytes) on disk.

  • java-rmi.exe (32.78 KB)
  • java.exe (141.78 KB)
  • javacpl.exe (57.78 KB)
  • javaw.exe (141.78 KB)
  • javaws.exe (153.78 KB)
  • jbroker.exe (81.78 KB)
  • jp2launcher.exe (22.78 KB)
  • jqs.exe (149.78 KB)
  • jqsnotify.exe (53.78 KB)
  • keytool.exe (32.78 KB)
  • kinit.exe (32.78 KB)
  • klist.exe (32.78 KB)
  • ktab.exe (32.78 KB)
  • orbd.exe (32.78 KB)
  • pack200.exe (32.78 KB)
  • policytool.exe (32.78 KB)
  • rmid.exe (32.78 KB)
  • rmiregistry.exe (32.78 KB)
  • servertool.exe (32.78 KB)
  • ssvagent.exe (29.78 KB)
  • tnameserv.exe (32.78 KB)
  • unpack200.exe (129.78 KB) to view all...

This page is about Java(TM) 6 Update 26 version 6.0.260 only. After the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the PC. Some of these are shown below.

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83216016FF}

A way to erase Java(TM) 6 Update 26 from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Java(TM) 6 Update 26 is a program released by the software company Sun Microsystems, Inc.. Frequently, users try to remove it. Sometimes this can be hard because performing this manually requires some skill related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE practice to remove Java(TM) 6 Update 26 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on the PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Java(TM) 6 Update 26 or simply click the Search feature and type in "Java(TM) 6 Update 26". If it exists on your system the Java(TM) 6 Update 26 program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Java(TM) 6 Update 26 in the list of programs, some data about the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about Java(TM) 6 Update 26, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Java(TM) 6 Update 26:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83216017FF}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Java(TM) 6 Update 26.
Uninstall Java(TM) 6 Update 26

8. After removing Java(TM) 6 Update 26, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Java(TM) 6 Update 26 which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Java(TM) 6 Update 26 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows Server 2003 (5.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 2000 (5.0)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Java(TM) 6 Update 26 by Sun Microsystems, Inc. from your PC, nor are we saying that Java(TM) 6 Update 26 by Sun Microsystems, Inc. is not a good application for your computer. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Java(TM) 6 Update 26 in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 08:17:49.903