What is next-generation Java Plug-in and how can I switch between the old Java plug-in and new Java plug-in?
This article applies to:
Java 6 Update 10 (6u10) includes implementation of the next-generation Java Plug-in.The next-generation Java Plug-In features:
The Next-generation Java Plug-in - WindowsThe next-generation Java Plug-in is enabled by default. However if there are issues running applets with the next-generation Java Plug-in, the user can switch to the old Java plug-in without any manual manipulation of the windows registry and moving files.
Configure the Java Plug-in through the Java Control Panel
Use search to find the Control Panel
Mac OS X 10.7.3 and above
Enable or Disable Plug-in for the Internet Explorer browser
Enable or Disable Plug-in for the Firefox 3.6 and above
Note: Please visit Java Plug-in for Firefox (Mozilla) for more information.