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How to uninstall Java(TM) 8 from your computer

You can find on this page details on how to uninstall Java(TM) 8 for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Oracle. Further information on Oracle can be found here. More details about the app Java(TM) 8 can be found at . Java(TM) 8 is normally set up in the C:\Program Files\Java\jre8 directory, depending on the user's option. Java(TM) 8's full uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83218000FF}. Java(TM) 8's main file takes about 169.88 KB (173960 bytes) and its name is java.exe.

Java(TM) 8 is composed of the following executables which take 1.14 MB (1195736 bytes) on disk:

  • java-rmi.exe (14.39 KB)
  • java.exe (169.88 KB)
  • javacpl.exe (60.38 KB)
  • javaw.exe (170.38 KB)
  • javaws.exe (218.38 KB)
  • jp2launcher.exe (31.39 KB)
  • jqs.exe (157.88 KB)
  • keytool.exe (14.38 KB)
  • kinit.exe (14.38 KB)
  • klist.exe (14.38 KB)
  • ktab.exe (14.38 KB)
  • orbd.exe (14.38 KB)
  • pack200.exe (14.38 KB)
  • policytool.exe (14.39 KB)
  • rmid.exe (14.38 KB)
  • rmiregistry.exe (14.39 KB)
  • servertool.exe (14.39 KB)
  • ssvagent.exe (43.39 KB)
  • tnameserv.exe (14.39 KB)
  • unpack200.exe (143.39 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version 8.0.0 of Java(TM) 8. If you are manually uninstalling Java(TM) 8 we recommend you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Java(TM) 8:
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Java(TM) 8:
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\awt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\axbridge.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\client\classes.jsa
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\client\jvm.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\client\Xusage.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\dcpr.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\deploy.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\dt_shmem.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\dt_socket.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\dtplugin\deployJava1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\dtplugin\npdeployJava1.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\eula.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\fontmanager.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\hprof.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\instrument.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\j2pcsc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\j2pkcs11.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jaas_nt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\java.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\java.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\java_crw_demo.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\javacpl.cpl
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\javacpl.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\java-rmi.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\javaw.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\javaws.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jawt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jbroker.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\JdbcOdbc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jdwp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jli.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jp2iexp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jp2launcher.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jp2native.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jp2ssv.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jpeg.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jpicom.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jpiexp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jpinscp.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jpioji.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jpishare.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jqs.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jsdt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jsound.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\jsoundds.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\kcms.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\keytool.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\kinit.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\klist.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\ktab.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\management.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\mlib_image.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\msvcr100.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\net.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\nio.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\npjpi180.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\npoji610.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\npt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\orbd.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\pack200.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\plugin2\msvcr100.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\plugin2\npjp2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\policytool.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\regdeploy.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\rmid.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\rmiregistry.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\servertool.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\splashscreen.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\ssv.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\ssvagent.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\sunec.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\sunmscapi.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\t2k.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\tnameserv.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\unpack.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\unpack200.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\verify.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\w2k_lsa_auth.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\wsdetect.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\bin\zip.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\COPYRIGHT
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\alt-rt.jar
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\charsets.jar
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\classlist
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\cmm\
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\cmm\
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\cmm\
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\cmm\
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\cmm\
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\deploy.jar
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\deploy\
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\deploy\jqs\jqs.conf
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\deploy\jqs\
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\deploy\
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\deploy\
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\deploy\
  • C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\lib\deploy\

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\4EA42A62D9304AC4784BF238120800FF
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83218000FF}

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\4EA42A62D9304AC4784BF238120800FF\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Java\jre8\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\JavaQuickStarterService\ImagePath

How to remove Java(TM) 8 from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Java(TM) 8 is an application by the software company Oracle. Some users decide to uninstall it. This is troublesome because uninstalling this manually takes some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK manner to uninstall Java(TM) 8 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Java(TM) 8 or simply click the Search field and type in "Java(TM) 8". If it is installed on your PC the Java(TM) 8 application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Java(TM) 8 in the list , some data regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding Java(TM) 8, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Java(TM) 8:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83218000FF}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Java(TM) 8.
Uninstall Java(TM) 8

8. After removing Java(TM) 8, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Java(TM) 8 that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Java(TM) 8 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove Java(TM) 8 by Oracle from your PC, nor are we saying that Java(TM) 8 by Oracle is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Java(TM) 8 supposing 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' computers.

2016-06-24 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-24 16:41:49.980