Java update recently and HOBOware won't open?

HOBOware and HOBOware Pro versions 3.7.4 and lower are not compatible with Java 8 update 60. If this combination is installed, it is possible that HOBOware will not open or will have other undesirable behavior. This is a known bug that will be addressed in the next release of HOBOware and HOBOware Pro. In the interim, JAVA 8 update 60 can be uninstalled on your computer and the previous version (JAVA 8 update 51) can be installed. Please follow the directions below on how to uninstall the Java 8 update 60 and install JAVA 8 update 51.

If you have any questions, please call our Tech Support Department at 800-564-4377 or submit our form online.

Uninstalling

Windows 8 - Uninstall Programs
  1. Right-click on the screen at bottom-left corner and choose the Control Panel from the pop-up menu.
  2. When the Control Panel appears, choose Uninstall a Program from the Programs category.
  3. Select the program to uninstall and then click its Uninstall button.
  4. Click Yes to confirm the program uninstall.
Windows 7 and Vista - Uninstall Programs
  1. Click Start.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Select Programs.
  4. Click Programs and Features.
  5. Select the program you want to uninstall by clicking on it, and then click the Uninstall button.

You may need administrator privileges to remove programs.

Windows XP - Uninstall Programs
  1. Click Start.
  2. Select Control Panel.
  3. Click the Add/Remove Programs control panel icon.
  4. The Add/Remove control panel displays a list of software on your system, including any Java software products that are on your computer. Select any that you want to uninstall by clicking on it, and then click the Remove button.

Install Previous Java Version

Click on the link below to download the Java application.

Java Version 8 Update 51

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