Java memory heap error when using Cisco ASDM 6.2

Everytime I try to access the IPS tab when using Cisco ASDM 6.2 on a Cisco ASA 5510 I get a Java memory heap error. I have increased the memory size within Java to 512. I am using the following command line within Java.................-Xmxs512m. I still get the error.
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miahiCommented:
It's -Xmx512m (and, let's say, -Xms256m), not -Xmxs512m.
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tjgjrAuthor Commented:
I have tried it with -Xmx512m / -Xms512m / -Xmxs512. None of them work. The reason for the different variations is because I found on them searching so I have tried them all.
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tjgjrAuthor Commented:
This is were I got the -Xmsx512m

Java Plug-In on Windows

To change the settings of Java Plug-in on Windows for Java Plug-in 1.4.2 and 1.5, follow these steps:


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Step 1 Close all instances of Internet Explorer or Netscape.

Step 2 Choose Start  > Settings > Control Panel.

Step 3 If you have Java Plug-in 1.4.2 installed:

a. Click Java Plug-in.

The Java Plug-in Control Panel appears.

b. Click the Advanced tab.

c. Enter -Xms256m in the Java RunTime Parameters field.

d. Click Apply and exit the Java Control Panel.

Step 4 If you have Java Plug-in 1.5 installed:

a. Click Java.

The Java Control Panel appears.

b. Click the Java tab.

c. Click View under Java Applet Runtime Settings.

The Java Runtime Settings Panel appears.

d. Enter -Xmxs256m in the Java Runtime Parameters field and then click OK.

e. Click OK and exit the Java Control Panel.

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yuliang11Commented:
have you restarted your machine ? you are accessing IPS tabs ?  does that means u have successfully connected to the ASDM ?
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tjgjrAuthor Commented:
I have connected to the ASDM and have been using it. The error comes up when I try to access the IPS module.

The solution I have come up with is to go back to Java 1.5. Everything works fine with that version installed. Don't know if this is a Java problem or Cisco.
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yuliang11Commented:


anything that uses java will have compatibility issues. i always face this even with other products. suggest you to keep the current version
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