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How to uninstall Java from Windows 8

Description: This article will show you how to uninstall any or all versions of Java from Windows 8.

  1. Go to the lower left corner of the desktop to activate the mini new user interface icon.
    Windows 8 Desktop, Start Icon
  2. Right click to open the Windows 8 Quick Access Menu
    Windows 8 Quick Access Menu
  3. Click on Control Panel.
  4. Select Programs and Features from the control panel menu.
    Control Panel, Programs and Features
  5. Select Java from the list of programs installed on your computer.
    Programs and Features, Java
  6. Click on Uninstall then click on Yes to continue..
    Uninstall
  7. Click on the Red X in the upper right corner when completed.

If you have more than one version of Java installed you may need to repeat the process.