Java(TM) 6 Update 12 Java(TM) 6 Update 12

A guide to uninstall Java(TM) 6 Update 12 from your computer

This info is about Java(TM) 6 Update 12 for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It was developed for Windows by Sun Microsystems, Inc.. Go over here for more information on Sun Microsystems, Inc.. Please follow if you want to read more on Java(TM) 6 Update 12 on Sun Microsystems, Inc.'s page. Java(TM) 6 Update 12 is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre6 directory, but this location may differ a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the program. You can remove Java(TM) 6 Update 12 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83216012FF}. Keep in mind that you might be prompted for administrator rights. The program's main executable file occupies 141.40 KB (144792 bytes) on disk and is called java.exe.

Java(TM) 6 Update 12 contains of the executables below. They take 1.85 MB (1940464 bytes) on disk.

  • java-rmi.exe (31.90 KB)
  • java.exe (141.40 KB)
  • javacpl.exe (57.40 KB)
  • javaw.exe (141.40 KB)
  • javaws.exe (145.40 KB)
  • jbroker.exe (77.40 KB)
  • jp2launcher.exe (21.90 KB)
  • jqs.exe (149.40 KB)
  • jqsnotify.exe (53.40 KB)
  • jucheck.exe (377.42 KB)
  • jureg.exe (53.40 KB)
  • jusched.exe (145.40 KB)
  • keytool.exe (32.40 KB)
  • kinit.exe (32.40 KB)
  • klist.exe (32.40 KB)
  • ktab.exe (32.40 KB)
  • orbd.exe (32.40 KB)
  • pack200.exe (32.40 KB)
  • policytool.exe (32.40 KB)
  • rmid.exe (32.40 KB)
  • rmiregistry.exe (32.40 KB)
  • servertool.exe (32.40 KB)
  • ssvagent.exe (17.40 KB)
  • tnameserv.exe (32.40 KB)
  • unpack200.exe (125.40 KB) to view all...

This web page is about Java(TM) 6 Update 12 version 6.0.120 alone. Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you remove Java(TM) 6 Update 12.

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\4EA42A62D9304AC4784BF238120621FF
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83216012FF}

Supplementary registry values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\4EA42A62D9304AC4784BF238120621FF\ProductName

How to remove Java(TM) 6 Update 12 from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Java(TM) 6 Update 12 is a program offered by Sun Microsystems, Inc.. Sometimes, computer users try to uninstall this application. Sometimes this can be difficult because uninstalling this manually requires some skill regarding Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall Java(TM) 6 Update 12 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Java(TM) 6 Update 12 or simply activate the Search field and type in "Java(TM) 6 Update 12". If it exists on your system the Java(TM) 6 Update 12 program will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Java(TM) 6 Update 12 in the list , the following data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding Java(TM) 6 Update 12, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Java(TM) 6 Update 12:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83216012FF}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Java(TM) 6 Update 12.
Uninstall Java(TM) 6 Update 12

8. After removing Java(TM) 6 Update 12, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Java(TM) 6 Update 12 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Java(TM) 6 Update 12 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove Java(TM) 6 Update 12 by Sun Microsystems, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that Java(TM) 6 Update 12 by Sun Microsystems, Inc. is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Java(TM) 6 Update 12 in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 04:01:18.547