Intermittent Failure of Java Plug-in with Internet Explorer
Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016
Applies to:Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 7 and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
Intermittently, the Internet Explorer (IE) browser was reported to lose the ability to run Java applets. A single user was reported to be affected only. Other users on the same Windows box did not experience this problem. The Java Plug-in in the Firefox browser worked fine even for the affected user.
The error message from IE running a internal portal:
The affected user was a standard Windows user with no administrator privileges.
The user was unaware of any changes.
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