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what is java on a pc for ?

Discussion in 'All Other Software' started by changintimes, Jul 16, 2006.

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  1. changintimes

    changintimes Banned Thread Starter

    Sep 4, 2004
    i just upgraded from java 2.0 to java 5.0, and i am wondering, how would this benefit my computer ?
  2. Triple6

    Triple6 Moderator

    Dec 26, 2002
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    Java is used by many programs and websites for content delivery and interaction. SItes like Pogo Games uses Java as do millions of others. The new version resolves security, compatibilty, and performance issues as well as adds new features.
  3. brendandonhu


    Jul 8, 2002
    You had Java 1.4, which had security holes in it, which are fixed in version 1.5 (also called 5.0)
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