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Java issues NEED HELP ASAP PLEASE!


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RachelTMUA

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I am trying to start working from home with a company and I have to have a current version of java installed onto my computer.

I am running windows 98. After having several "unable to communicate to applet after 5 attempts" messages I was advised that I should remove all versions of JRE Sun Java from my computer.

I did just that and tried once again to reinstall and run it. Again, I got the errors, so I deleted it again.

Now when I go there it states that I have no Jave Virtual Machine installed onto my computer.

I go back to java.com to dl it again and it states that I already have a current version on my computer and that I need to uninstall it before installing anything else.

My problem?

I have gone under add/remove programs and it is not there.

My friend advised me to go under search - files and folders- Sun Java - JRE- and java and manually delete all of the files which I did.

Now I cannot find any of the files on my computer and yet it states I still have versions dl onto my computer, yet when I go to launch my job chat so that I can take calls it says that I have NO java installed.

Can someone please please please email me and help me out. I am going to lose my job if I am not up and running by Weds.

I need this job. It will be 1 of three other jobs that I have to work to make ends meet. I cannot afford a new computer at this time, I seriously need any and all help that someone can provide.

Thank you so much for your time.

Kind Regards,
RachelTMUA

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Thank you!

Edited by Keith, 02 January 2007 - 02:31 AM.

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SRX660

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Welcome to Geeks to Go, Rachel TMUA,

Heres some links that may help you.

http://www.javateste...installing.html

And there this from another forum,

I finally found the solution. Remove the JRE using the Windows Installer Cleanup Utility.

Related Document:
http://java.com/en/d..._transforms.xml

Utility:
http://support.micro...t.aspx?scid=kb;[LN];290301

[if the last link doesnt work copy and paste the whole thing into the address bar]

SRX660

Edited by SRX660, 06 January 2007 - 10:45 AM.

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