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Java Install Error 1603

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Somehow java was uninstalled and I have tried to reinstall it thru internet explorer, goggle chrome, and firefox, all with no success. I keep getting error 1603 saying that the install did not complete. I have tried disabling my virus protection and firewall, but that did not make a difference either. I am at a loss as to what to try next.
 

Cameldung

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Hello and welcome to the forum Susan.

Cant take credit for this, but it comes from an excellent source.

Step 1:


Run Java-Ra.
Update defenitions.
Then click remove java runtime.
If you can run the uninstaller.
Click Next.
Then after running the uninsntaller.
Click Perform removal routine.
https://singularlabs.com/software/javara/javara-download/

Then run this tool to clean out temp files and reboot your machine.
http://www.itxassociates.com/OT-Tools/TFC.exe

If tfc.exe does not reboot your machine then do so manually.


Step 2:

  • Hit the start Orb.
  • Right Click Computer.
  • Select Properties.
  • Advanced System Settings.
  • Enviroment Variables
  • Under System Variables.
  • Select New.






Copy and paste the words in Bold. into their respective area's.


Variable Name >>>>>>>>>> _JAVA_OPTIONS


Variable Value >>>>>>>>>>> -Xmx512M



Now hit Ok, until you can not anymore!

Reboot your machine again after this!!

Step 3:

Install Java use the offline installer.
http://www.java.com/en/download/windows_offline.jsp

Let us know how things are.
 
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