This article explains two versions of Java. Please verify what Java version you have and use that instruction.

Java Version 1.

  • Is this your Java screen? If yes, please continue to follow the procedure below. If not, please go to Java Version 2.


  • Click on your Start menu then click on Control Panel. 
  • Towards the upper right hand corner of the control panel there is a setting that says "View by".  If you are set to categories then change to either large or small icons.
  • With the icons now viewable, click on the Java icon. This brings up the Java control Panel. 
  • Click on the Security tab.
  • Change the settings as illustrated in the image right below.