Disable the Java Plugin

Internet Explorer

1.) Click the cog and then select 'Manage Add-ons' 

2.) In the dropbox below 'Show,' select 'All Add-ons'

An image showing the dropdown field to change.

3.) Select any line identified as 'Java' and click 'Disable/Disable all'

An image of items labeled Java to disable.

4.) Close and re-open the browser


1.) Go to 'chrome://settings/content or open the Chrome 'Menu' and select 'Settings'.

2.) Click 'Privacy and security> 'Site Settings'.

3.) Scroll to the plug-in you want to control and click it.

4.) Click the toggle switch to turn on or turn off the plug-in. You may also see 'Blockand 'Allow' sections where you can input specific websites on which to disable (or enable) the plug-in.



1.) From the 'Open Menu' button, select 'Add-ons'

2.) From the Plugins bar (1), click the 'Disable' button (2) next to 'Java(TM) Platform ....'

The plugins option (1) and the disable button (2).

3.) Close and re-open the browser


1.) Click 'Preferences' in the Safari menu

An image of the preferences location.

2.) From the Security tab (1), uncheck 'Enable Java'

An image with an arrow pointing to the enable java location.

3.) Close and re-open the browser


Article ID: 79203
Tue 5/28/19 11:00 AM
Wed 10/21/20 10:55 AM
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