Home> Public Services > Distance Learning > VSU Vista > Check the Version of Java

Check the Version of JaVA

Step 1

Select Control Panel from the Start Menu.

Check JRE Step 1

Step 2

In the upper left of the Contrl Panel window, click on Switch to Classic View.

Check JRE Step 2

Step 3

Open the item named Java Plug-in or Java.

Check JRE Step 3

Step 4

Click on the About button.

Check JRE Step 4

Step 5

The version number listed should read 1.5.0_07.
**Note** All other versions may not work correctly with the current version of WebCT

Check JRE Step 5

Step 6

After Closing out About Java, Click on the Update tab and uncheck "Check for Updates Automatically." This will prevent Java from updating to a version that may be incompatible with WebCT

Check JRE Step 6


<< Back to WebCT Vista Home | View Common Questions and Solutions >>