Removing msjava.dll - Java Console Tools Menu Item for IE Browser

Q

How to remove msjava.dll - Java Console Extra Tools Menu Item for Internet Explorer (IE) browsers?

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A

msjava.dll is an Extra Tools Menu Item for Internet Explorer (IE) browsers. msjava.dll allows you to access the Java console window when Java Applets are running in the IE browser window.

If you are concerned about your computer performance and security risk, you should remove msjava.dll.

1. Close all IE browser windows.

2. Run HijackThis system scan, you should see the following lines in the scan report:

O9 - Extra button: (no name) 
   - {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} 
   - C:\WINDOWS\System32\msjava.dll
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Sun Java Console 
   - {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} 
   - C:\WINDOWS\System32\msjava.dll

3. Select those two lines in HijackThis report and click the Fix Checked button to remove the Java Console tools menu item.

4. IE browser again. You should not see the Java Console tools menu item any more.

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