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Offline LaLuz

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Unable to download Java
« on: August 08, 2013, 09:28:19 PM »
I hope you can help me with this :'(

I've been trying to update Java after I've been ignoring it for quite sometime now.  I keep getting the following error message: "Get Default Browser Error 2".  I was following the instructions from the Java website to correct this issue, but I'm getting nowhere.  I deleted Java 6, and I continued to get a message saying that it was outdated.  Now the Java icon doesn't even show in the control panel anymore  :-\ I tried uninstalling Java completely and starting fresh, but I can't even do that.  This is for an XP sevice pack 3.  Please help me, I would really appreciate it.

Offline JuninhoSlo

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Re: Unable to download Java
« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2013, 09:30:23 PM »

Offline LaLuz

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Re: Unable to download Java
« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2013, 09:32:16 PM »
I've tried both, the automatic and the manual. Now When I go to add/remove programs the only version that shows is Java 7 update 9.  It won't let me uninstall it, it gives me some sort of fatal error.
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Offline LaLuz

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Re: Unable to download Java
« Reply #3 on: August 09, 2013, 07:26:24 AM »
would someone pleaseeeeeeeeee read my post and help me. and if i need to post it somewhere else or do something different to get an answer please let me know.  If you are going to post a solution, please take the time to really read my post and give me some guidance. Thank you ;)

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Re: Unable to download Java
« Reply #4 on: August 09, 2013, 07:32:04 AM »
XP SP3 - Avast 10.2.2215 - CIS 3.14 [FW/D+] - MBAM 1.75 [On Demand] - Firefox ESR 31.6 [NS/ABP/EHH/BP/SVC] - Thunderbird 31.5 [EM]
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