Howto: Fix the "Application not found" error in the Java Control Panel icon. These same steps may be useful for other malfunctioning Windows Control Panel icons.
In Windows 7, the Java Control Panel icon may be damaged / corrupted. Attempting to launch the icon results in "Explorer.exe : Application not found". Note the generic icon:
When working properly, the circled icon should look like this:
This problem appears to be an artifact from previous JRE installations and Sun's installation routines were flawed.
Re-installing JRE (the Java Runtime Environment) does not resolve the problem.
If needed, the Java Control Panel can be manually launched using this location:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\JRE6\bin\Javacpl.exe
As a side note, when launching, other-mouse-click the .exe and choose "Run as Administrator". Running as Administrator resolves a bug where changes in the Control Panel (especially Auto-update changes) do not stick. This i…
For those of you who end up seeing this hard-to-reproduce bug (picture below):
Then click on the "Locate" button and navigate to the "jre\bin" folder:
Choose "java.exe" in the "bin" folder and click on "Open"
If you are unable to find "Java.exe" that means either java is not installed or its not properly installed >Uninstall , re-installed it and it will start displaying under bin folder. Morover you want come across this error message anymore!!!!!!!
Issue - Recently we started witnessing that one of the site clients (specifically servers) were unable to install updates. the Client is unable to communicate to the WSUS Server. nothing shows in software Center. It gives soap, cookie, and sync errors. We're currently using SCCM 2012 R2
Error - windowsupdate.log:
2011-10-27 00:11:06:391 808 9b8 PT WARNING: Cached cookie has expired or new PID is i
2011-10-27 00:11:06:391 808 9b8 PT Initializing simple targeting cookie, clientId = , target group = 000-IB Produkcija, DNS name =
2011-10-27 00:11:06:391 808 9b8 PT Server URL = http://wsus-zga/SimpleAuthWebService/SimpleAuth.asmx
2011-10-27 00:11:06:485 808 9b8 PT WARNING: GetAuthorizationCookie failure, error = 0x8024400E, soap client error = 7, soap error code = 400, HTTP status code = 200
2011-10-27 00:11:06:485 808 9b8 PT WARNING: SOAP Fault: 0x000190
2011-10-27 00:11:06:485 808 9b8 PT WARNING: faultstring:Fault occurred
2011-10-27 00:11:06:485 808 9b8 PT WARNING: …