Because of its widespread use across operating systems, web-based applications, and other user-facing programs, Java is updated often to enhance functionality and patch security vulnerabilities; the latter being the key reason the version running on your device should be kept up-to-date. Although many Java installations update automatically or prompt users when an update is available, it's helpful to understand how to update manually if needed. The steps to update Java vary slightly across platforms; steps for Windows, macOS, and Android are listed separately below. Windows When the pop-out menu appears select Configure Java , located in the Apps section.
Download Java for OS X 2017-001
Download Java for OS X
Download Help. Yes, see the instructions on the Apple website Restore Apple Java 6. If you have JDK 7 or later versions installed on your system and you want to restore Apple Java 6, then those JDK versions need to be uninstalled first. See the instructions to Uninstall JDK. For Java versions 6 and below, Apple supplies their own version of Java. For Mac OS X Oracle and Java.
How to Update Java
Download Help. How do I update Java for my Mac? This article applies to: Platform s: