"JavaUpdateSched" Scheduled Task on Windows 7

Q

What is the scheduled task "\JavaUpdateSched" on my Windows 7 computer?

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A

"\JavaUpdateSched" is a scheduled task on Windows 7 system added as part of Java JDK or Runtime installation.

You will see "\JavaUpdateSched" listed on Task Scheduler with the following information:

Name: JavaUpdateSched
Location: 
Description: This task keeps your Java up to date with the latest enhancements and security fixes. If this task is disabled or removed, Java will be unable to automatically secure your machine with the latest security updates. This task uninstalls itself when there 
Actions: C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Java\Java Update\jusched.exe 
Triggers: 
History: 

Program file information about "jusched.exe":

File name: jusched.exe
File path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Java\Java Update\jusched.exe
File size: 653728 bytes
Last modified time: 3/26/2018 8:06:52 PM
File description: Java Update Scheduler
File version: 10.0.1.0
Company name: Oracle Corporation

"jusched.exe" is scheduled to run every day at user log on time.

It is recommented to disable "\JavaUpdateSched" enabled as a scheduled task. You can always check for Java updates manually.

 

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