Currently Being ModeratedJan 11, 2013 12:08 PM (in response to Steve McRea)
If you are using the Java version downloaded from Oracle, you should know that Apple has blocked it because of a security problem. Instead, install Java 6 > http://support.apple.com/kb/DL1572
To uninstall Java 7 > http://www.java.com/en/download/help/mac_uninstall_java.xml
Currently Being ModeratedJan 12, 2013 2:25 AM (in response to Steve McRea)
The newly discovered zero-day flaw in Java 7 is so serious that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has warned users to disable or uninstall it, and Apple has disabled the Java 7 plugin on Macs through its OS X anti-malware system, in order to protect users from a potentially serious security issue.