Apple Java for Mac OS X 10.6

Apple Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Update 14 1.6.0_43

The latest version of Java for OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard

Important Note: This version of Java for Mac only works on OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. A different version of Java for OS X 10.7 Lion and above is available. View full description

PROS

  • Installs Java 1.6 on Snow Leopard

CONS

  • Requires closing of browser to install
  • Java sometimes vulnerable to security exploits

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Important Note: This version of Java for Mac only works on OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. A different version of Java for OS X 10.7 Lion and above is available.

Java 1.6 is the latest version of Apple Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard. It enables you to use Java applications on your Mac and is simple to install although you need to close your browser before doing so. You can also download Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard via your Java preferences in your System Prefs folder. If you've had problems doing this however, this download should solve it. Note that this version of Java has been updated by Apple to patch a security flaw that was exploited by the Flashback Trojan.

Java 1.6 allows you to run Java apps on OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard .

Changes

  • This update uninstalls the Apple-provided Java applet plug-in from all web browsers. To use applets on a web page, click on the region labeled "Missing plug-in" to go download the latest version of the Java applet plug-in from Oracle.
  • This update also removes the Java Preferences application, which is no longer required to configure applet settings.
Apple Java for Mac OS X 10.6

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Apple Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard Update 14 1.6.0_43

— User reviews — about Apple Java for Mac OS X 10.6

  • nicholasmead123

    by nicholasmead123

    "@Java update for 10.6.7"

    @andyqqit: You can't get an update for OS X 10.6.7. You first need to run system update to 10.6.8 and then update Java. More.

    reviewed on February 20, 2013

  • andyqqit

    by andyqqit

    "This version does not support Mac OS X 10.6.7."

    This version does not support Mac OS X 10.6.7. Where can I get a Java version that supports Mac OS X 10.6.7?. More.

    reviewed on February 17, 2013