Admin Applets Freeze or Hang when Using Java 1.7 Web Browser Plug-in (Doc ID 1465473.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 10.1.3.3.0 to 10.1.4.5.0 [Release 10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After launching an Admin Applet within a web browser using the Oracle Java 1.7.x plug-in, subsequent selections cause the applet or pop-up to "hang" or "freeze".

Recovery typically requires closing the browser tab and killing the applet.

At no time is the applet able to perform work.

Java Console debug and tracing will catch various exceptions.

Changes

 You recently installed the Oracle JRE 1.7.x and its included web browser plug-in, or upgraded to it on a client PC.

Cause

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