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Java is not been friendly with Firefox 11 and above, I thought that the new 12 version would solve this issue but I was wrong, it does not work either

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Java is just not running on Firefox 11 or above, it keeps telling you that is not running and it needs to be installed, my operating system is Windows 7 x64bits. I don't know if this problem also exist on x86 bits OS. I really like Mozilla and for now I've been obligated to use IE9 for Java based webpages and I don't like it. Any help on this issue will be appreciated.

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  • Firefox 12 (and all previous) is a 32-bit browser and requires the 32-bit version of Java. 32-bit browsers will run on 64-bit operating systems as you have experienced.
  • If you have both 32-bit and 64-bit browsers installed on your system, you will need to install both 32-bit and 64-bit Java.

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