Solved

Java Instal problems

Posted on 2013-11-19
6
432 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-11
Hi There

I am having problems installing the latest version of Java on a Win 7 pro PC. The installer hangs even if I use the offline installer.

I have uninstalled the previous version.
I have check for any spyware issues with super anti spyware and MBAM also Norton Power Eraser

It may be totally unrelated but I also cannot install Adobe Xi either.

I am having no other issues with this PC
0
Comment
Question by:Rob_Smuker
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
  • 3
6 Comments
 
LVL 12

Expert Comment

by:Sharon Seth
ID: 39663501
Did any other installation go successfully?
0
 

Author Comment

by:Rob_Smuker
ID: 39665231
yes office went on ok
its chrome, java and adobe reader that simply will not download or install even if I use the offline installers
0
 
LVL 12

Accepted Solution

by:
Sharon Seth earned 500 total points
ID: 39676744
Probably it's some program control mechanism, did you see if a firewall is holding up the installation?
0
Salesforce Has Never Been Easier

Improve and reinforce salesforce training & adoption using WalkMe's digital adoption platform. Start saving on costly employee training by creating fast intuitive Walk-Thrus for Salesforce. Claim your Free Account Now

 

Author Comment

by:Rob_Smuker
ID: 39680419
I briefly turned off the firewall for the network and the websites then downloaded fully. Turning off the firewall on the local machine makes no difference.
0
 
LVL 12

Expert Comment

by:Sharon Seth
ID: 39683209
What version of java are you installing ? what's the build? Anyway it does not seem to be with Java , but with the OS installer
0
 

Author Comment

by:Rob_Smuker
ID: 39710744
Network firewall turned out to be the issue. I think the firmware was corrupted in some way. Even reinstalling windows on the PC didn't fix the issue so it was an issue between the PC MAC and the firewall. Swapped out the firewall and problem solved. The firewall was EOL (RV042) so I dint update the firmware
0

Featured Post

Get 15 Days FREE Full-Featured Trial

Benefit from a mission critical IT monitoring with Monitis Premium or get it FREE for your entry level monitoring needs.
-Over 200,000 users
-More than 300,000 websites monitored
-Used in 197 countries
-Recommended by 98% of users

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

An old method to applying the Singleton pattern in your Java code is to check if a static instance, defined in the same class that needs to be instantiated once and only once, is null and then create a new instance; otherwise, the pre-existing insta…
This was posted to the Netbeans forum a Feb, 2010 and I also sent it to Verisign. Who didn't help much in my struggles to get my application signed. ------------------------- Start The idea here is to target your cell phones with the correct…
The viewer will learn how to implement Singleton Design Pattern in Java.
Viewers will learn how to properly install Eclipse with the necessary JDK, and will take a look at an introductory Java program. Download Eclipse installation zip file: Extract files from zip file: Download and install JDK 8: Open Eclipse and …
Suggested Courses

634 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question