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How do I get java to work on my computer?

By jokenkil
Jul 24, 2009
  1. i tried using a program that needs java to run and i have used all the time but yesterday it told me that i need java installed to use it and i tried downloading it and it said i already have it installed. so why is it telling me that and how can i fix it?
     
  2. jokenkil

    jokenkil TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 42

    please anybody can u help me i really need to be able to use java and i cant fix it
     
  3. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Your system may be infected with a virus or other malware...
     
  4. jokenkil

    jokenkil TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 42

    virus?

    how can i find out and wat is something i can get to get rid of it
     
  5. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Download and run free Malware **tes, CCleaner and Glary Utilities... Tell us what you find
     
  6. jokenkil

    jokenkil TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 42

    can u give me a link to get the ccleaner and glary utilities
     
  7. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Google can provide you with links... be sure to get Malwarebytes too
     
  8. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,330   +622

  9. jokenkil

    jokenkil TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 42

    i downloaded cccleaner, glary utilities, and malwarebytes and all found infected files and got rid of them but java still doesnt work
     
  10. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    Did you check Jobeards link?
     
  11. jokenkil

    jokenkil TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 42

    yes i did it didnt help
     
  12. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    What Internet Browser do you use? IE8? Firefox?
     
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