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These offline installers are available in the Java SE Runtime Environment 8 Downloads section of Oracle’s Java website.When the License Agreement screen pops up, look in the “c:\Documents and Settings\App Data\Local Low\Oracle\Java\jre1.8.0_131_x64\” directory.After activating Java for a site you may see a security prompt, asking you to confirm that you want to run Java, or a message such as "Application Blocked by Security Settings", with no option to run Java.

This applies to both Windows and Apple operating systems running Google Chrome. Open Chrome and type the following in the address bar: chrome://flags#enable-npapi 2. Selecting "Always allow..." is the recommended option for CAS products.

On April 14, 2015, an update to Google Chrome disabled browser support of NPAPI by default.

This blocks the Java Runtime Environment (JRE), which is required for the Java-based structure drawing editors of Sci Finder, New STN, and STN on the Web to function. Your browser may prompt you to allow plugins, especially if you also updated Java and accepted the “Reset Security Prompts” default.

Oracle has released “Java Platform, Standard Edition 8 Update 131” also known as ‘Java Runtime Environment Version 8.0 Update 131’.

This release contains fixes for security vulnerabilities.

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