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157. How to downgrade to Java 7 for Windows

Some applications at the university (like Raindance and NyA) do only work with the soon obsolete Java 7 and not the current (2015) Java 8.

  1. First go to Programs and Features.
  2. Uninstall Java 8

  3. Go to the download Java 7 page.
  4. Save as.

  5. Save as File Name with .exe in the end

  6. View downloads, open folder, run and install.
  7. Remember to not install the Ask tool bar. Uncheck it.

  8. Done.

This entry java7 was last modified 2016-11-24

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