Enable Update tab in JAVA 7 Control Panel

To enable Java 7 Update tab in Java Control Panel go to C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\ and create a shortcut to javacpl.exe on the Desktop.

Edit the shortcut, and add to target : -tab update


The target path should be : “C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\javacpl.exe” -tab update

Edit javacpl.exe shortcut

Edit javacpl.exe shortcut

That’s it.

Enable update tab for java 7

Enable update tab for java 7

Tested on Windows 8.1 PRO x64 with Java 7 Update 51.

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