Java WebStart Does Not Launch after Installing 64-bit JDK/JRE on Windows 10 Creators Versions

(Doc ID 2355897.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 08, 2018

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After installing a 64-bit JDK/JRE on Windows 10 Creators versions 1703 or 1709, Java WebStart no longer launches with Internet Explorer as the active web browser. No error is produced. Java Console does not pop up.

The issue does not occur with:

Changes

 

Cause

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