Disable “sponsorize” installation in Java

Digging a bit into the problem myself, I’ve found that there’s an hidden switch to disable sponsor offerings in the auto-update installer. Open the following keys into the Windows Registry Editor (regedit.exe): •HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\JavaSoft •HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\JavaSoft (available only on Windows 64-bit) and create in both of them a new String Value (type REG_SZ) named SPONSORS of value […]

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