Java 8 Update 261 Java 8 Update 261

How to uninstall Java 8 Update 261 from your computer

You can find on this page detailed information on how to uninstall Java 8 Update 261 for Windows. The Windows version was created by Oracle Corporation. More information about Oracle Corporation can be read here. More information about Java 8 Update 261 can be found at . Java 8 Update 261 is typically set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre1.8.0_261 directory, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's option when installing the application. The full command line for uninstalling Java 8 Update 261 is MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F32180261F0}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may be prompted for admin rights. javacpl.exe is the programs's main file and it takes close to 89.16 KB (91304 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed alongside Java 8 Update 261. They take about 1.56 MB (1638344 bytes) on disk.

  • jabswitch.exe (35.66 KB)
  • java-rmi.exe (19.16 KB)
  • java.exe (241.16 KB)
  • javacpl.exe (89.16 KB)
  • javaw.exe (241.16 KB)
  • javaws.exe (379.16 KB)
  • jjs.exe (19.16 KB)
  • jp2launcher.exe (114.66 KB)
  • keytool.exe (19.16 KB)
  • kinit.exe (19.16 KB)
  • klist.exe (19.16 KB)
  • ktab.exe (19.16 KB)
  • orbd.exe (19.16 KB)
  • pack200.exe (19.16 KB)
  • policytool.exe (19.16 KB)
  • rmid.exe (19.16 KB)
  • rmiregistry.exe (19.16 KB)
  • servertool.exe (19.16 KB)
  • ssvagent.exe (79.16 KB)
  • tnameserv.exe (19.16 KB)
  • unpack200.exe (170.66 KB) to view all...

This web page is about Java 8 Update 261 version 8.0.2610.25 only. You can find below info on other releases of Java 8 Update 261:

A way to delete Java 8 Update 261 from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Java 8 Update 261 is a program by the software company Oracle Corporation. Some users choose to erase it. This can be efortful because uninstalling this manually requires some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE solution to erase Java 8 Update 261 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 good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general utility to optimize your system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Java 8 Update 261 or simply click the Search field and type in "Java 8 Update 261". If it exists on your system the Java 8 Update 261 app will be found automatically. Notice that after you select Java 8 Update 261 in the list of apps, the following information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding Java 8 Update 261, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Java 8 Update 261:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F32180261F0}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Java 8 Update 261.
Uninstall Java 8 Update 261

8. After removing Java 8 Update 261, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Java 8 Update 261 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Java 8 Update 261 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

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


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Java 8 Update 261 by Oracle Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that Java 8 Update 261 by Oracle Corporation is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Java 8 Update 261 in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2020-08-25 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2020-08-25 05:29:42.663