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How to manage the Java 6 and Java 7 runtimes in OS X

Problems with Oracle's Java 7 runtime may require OS X users to switch back to Java 6, but currently there is no direct means of doing so.

By Oct. 24, 2012

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Apple updates Java, removes Java plugin

Apple is progressively moving away from supporting its in-house developed Java runtime for OS X.

By Oct. 15, 2013

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Java Preferences missing after latest OS X Java update

While the Preferences utility is missing, this may be a simple oversight on Apple's part.

By Oct. 17, 2012

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How to check for and disable Java in OS X

Java used to be deeply embedded in OS X, but in recent versions of the OS it's an optional install. Here is how to check to see if it is installed, and how to disable or remove it.

By Apr. 3, 2012

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

We answer reader questions about odd apsd-related firewall errors, dead MacBook batteries, and Java Runtimes.

By Aug. 31, 2012

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XProtect update blocks unpatched Java versions in OS X

Apple has updated its Web plug-in blacklist to include all but the most recent versions of Java.

By Jan. 31, 2013

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How to install and uninstall Java 7 for OS X

Oracle's newly released Java 7 runtime is relatively painless to install and uninstall.

By Apr. 27, 2012

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Disabling Java via the command line in OS X is not easy

Disabling Java in OS X requires doing so for each user account; however, even terminal commands for doing this may be a bit impractical to use as a substitute.

By Apr. 12, 2012

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Apple updates Java for OS X

New versions of Apple's supported Java SE 6 runtime have been made available.

By Oct. 17, 2012

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

We answer Mac-related questions about Java and Flashback vulnerabilities, and more.

By Apr. 6, 2012