Reinstall Java

Game Versions: RS_Rune_final.png App_Icon-Circle.png These steps are for the Java client.

Is your version of Java corrupted or preventing you from installing a more recent version?

These steps should remove all versions of Java to allow you to just install the latest version.

Windows Mac


Clean Install of Java on Windows

 

 

 

1

 Open 'Control panel' and select 'Programs and Features'

2

Uninstall ALL current versions of Java

3

Remove any item with the 'Java Runtime Environment' (JRE or J2SE) in the name

4

To reinstall Java - Visit the Java website and click the 'Free Java Download' button

5

Accept the License Agreement (at your discretion) 

6

Save the installer and once downloaded, run the installer

7

Once complete restart your computer


Clean Install of Java on Mac
 

 

1

 Make sure you are logged in as the adminstrator for your MAC, 

2

Open terminal and input the following commands one at a time:

  • rm -fr /Library/Internet\ Plug-Ins/JavaAppletPlugin.plugin
  • rm -fr /Library/PreferencePanes/JavaControlPanel.prefpane

This will remove these files, and should allow you to download a fresh version of Java.

3

 Visit the Java website and click the "Free Java Download" button

4

Accept the License Agreement (at your discretion)

5

Save the installer and once downloaded, run the installer

6

Once complete restart your Mac

 

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