Error: \bin\hotspot\jvm.dll error message during install process
This article applies to:
Platform(s): Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows XP
Java version(s): 7.0, 8.0
During Java installation process, you get this error:
Java Runtime Environment cannot be loaded from /bin/hotspot/jvm.dll
The problem could be either caused by corrupted registry keys or incomplete installation.
Delete the deployment.properties file
The deployment.properties file is usually located in: “C:\Documents and Settings\\Application Data\Sun\Java\Deployment” (where username is your login name) directory. The installation process will create a new deployment.properties file.
To remove the deployment.properties file, follow these steps:
Click on Start > My Computer
Go to “\Documents and Settings” directory
Go to username sub-directory (username is your computer login name )
Go to Application Data\Sun\Java\Deployment directory