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Java Auto-Update (AU) Policy Change (Doc ID 1470691.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 30, 2020

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 1.4.2 and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)


Java auto-update (AU) Policy Change


JRE builds with auto-update turned off, previously available only to customers of Java SE Advanced and Java SE Suite, can now be downloaded by all customers with proper entitlement (see below) from the Java SE Downloads page.
Please read the following before using the JRE build with auto-update turned off:

Following table shows the availability matrix for the JRE binary with auto-update turned off for Oracle customers.


Note that JRE with AU OFF is a special binary (only for Windows 32-bit platform) that can be downloaded only from MOS. Above table does not apply to customers who use the standard JRE from OTN/ and then manually turn off AU.


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