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Can't get update message to go away

R.F. Harris
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Joined: Jun 09, 2010
Posts: 2
I have just moved to Windows 7 from Windows XP, but now whenever I open my Firefox browser I get a message asking about SE Runtime Environment 6 update, no matter whether I answer yes or no the message keeps appearing whenever I open the Browser and sometimes when I navigate the internet with the browser. How do I get rid of this?

Thanks

Martin Vanyavchich
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Joined: Sep 16, 2008
Posts: 241
Have you installed Java runtime? If not, get it here.


SCJP 6, OCMJD 6, OCPJWSD 6
I no good English.
Campbell Ritchie
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Joined: Oct 13, 2005
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Welcome to the Ranch

Don't know, but that sounds more like a problem with Firefox. You may need to register the Java runtime with Firefox; try this plugin page from the Firefox website in the first instance.
R.F. Harris
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Joined: Jun 09, 2010
Posts: 2
Thanks this seems to be fixed now. I downloaded and re-applied the JE Runtime v 14 to Firefox. I used a migration tool to move applications over to Windows 7. Firefox was working fine on XP problem only appeared in Windows 7. Must have lost something during the migration.

 
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