Silently Install Java 8 – ALTERNATE Update 131-b11

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Step 4. Deploy a silent install of Java 8 - ALTERNATE Update 131-b11 to multiple machines

  1. Download and install PDQ Deploy
  2. Enter License Key information
  3. Import the Java 8 – ALTERNATE Update 131-b11 package into PDQ Deploy
  4. Right-mouse click on the imported package > Deploy Once
  5. Choose Targets from Active Directory, PDQ Inventory, Target List, etc.
  6. Click Deploy Now

About Java 8 – ALTERNATE

Installs 32-bit Java 8 Update 131 Build 11 Alternate package.

This package will forcefully remove previous Java 8 32-bit versions before installing Java 8 Update 131.

This will install the 32-bit Java on 32 and 64-bit systems. Installation will disable Java Update.

Does not remove Java 6 or 7.

This deployment will kill running Java processes.

This package will stop running browsers (IE, Firefox and Opera).

Does not stop Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge browsers (since these don’t support the Java plugin).

Deployment disables Java Auto Update.

Java 8 is not supported on XP and 2003 computers.

May have issues installing if Microsoft EMET is not configured properly.

Java 8 – ALTERNATE was released on Apr 18th 2017

About PDQ Deploy

PDQ Deploy is a software deployment tool that allows system administrators to deploy a silent installation of almost any application or patch unattended to multiple computers simultaneously.

Deploy allows you to update pretty much any application whether it's an msi, exe, batch file, or powershell script.