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Install Addendum for Java on Linux: How to Setup the Oracle Java Plug-in on Ubuntu Linux (Doc ID 1604115.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 06, 2018

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 7 and later
Linux x86
Linux x86-64


Ubuntu is a Certified System Configuration for Java SE 7. See

This article describes how you can setup the Oracle Java Plug-in on Ubuntu 10.04 and later.


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In this Document
 1. Download and install the JRE or the JDK
 2. Setup the Oracle Java Plug-in
 3. Restart the browser and verify the new version
 4. Update the JDK or the JRE

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