Control panel not updating settings
The effect of assertion is determined during Java Plug-in startup.
If you change the assertion settings in the Java Plug-in Control Panel, you must restart the browser for the new settings to take effect.
Automatic updates are supported only on Microsoft Windows and mac OS.The following table describes the information that is shown for each JRE found on your computer: Flag that indicates which of the JRE versions are considered when running an application using Java Plug-in or Java Web Start.Settings in the Java Control Panel do not apply to standalone or self-contained applications.A manual check can be done at any time from the same tab.The following instructions are for Microsoft Windows. To check for an update: is launched when the user reboots the computer after installing the JDK or JRE.