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Windows server 2008 R2

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  • Hey,

    I was wondering if there is a way to update JAVA on client computers through windows server 2008R2 without having to do it on all client computers manually? 

    Structure: Domain (city), in that domain we have a group: The roof, part of that group exists of a folder computers (46) and  a folder users (113).

    Now I want JAVA to do an update on all 46 client computers. Is that possible from te server?

    Monday, June 08, 2015 1:14 PM

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  • Sure - you can deploy Java with Group Policy Software installation. You will need to download the latest offline version and save the MSI to a file share. Then create the GPO to deploy it. Exact instructions for an older version can be found on the link below. The steps still apply though.

    http://deployhappiness.com/deploy-java-runtime-environment-with-group-policy/


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    Monday, June 08, 2015 1:39 PM
  • I have executed al these steps with success, and the client's can't update Java anymore, so that's fine. But Java doesn't install the update on the clients computer. Am I missing something ?
    Thursday, June 11, 2015 6:24 AM
  • Hi,

    Did you check the gpresult that if the group policy applied on the clients successfuly? And also please help to reboot the clients  and then have a check.

    Best Regards,

    Elaine


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    Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6:44 AM
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