Applets Fail to Load with IE 11 Claiming Java Is Not Installed (Doc ID 1616235.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 21, 2017

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 7 and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

With the Java SE 7 update 45 plugin for Internet Explorer (IE) 11 Preview on Windows 7, applets fail to load.  The deployJava.js script fails the user agent string check for the installed Java version.  It outputs either of the following erroneous messages:

 

Cause

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