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Uninstall Java update using Update Management

Created by Brandon Painter, last modified by MindTouch on Jun 23, 2016

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Updated June 6, 2016


How to uninstall an update with Update Management


  • Patch Manager v2.0 


  1. ​Install the latest Java update - Installing Updates
  2. Uninstall the older version of Java using Update Management.

a. In the left pane of the Patch Manager console, expand Enterprise > Update Services > WSUS Server > Updates.

b. Select the package you want uninstall. For example, Java.

c. In the right pane, select Update Management.

d. In the Action drop down, select Uninstall and then click OK. 

e. Follow the prompts to target the task at your client machine.


Sun made changes to their packaging and it no longer uninstalls older versions.


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