How to play oldschool runescape without java

Browser problems with RuneScape

Error: Are you having trouble playing RuneScape or Old School in your web browser? Solution: Follow the steps in the linked articles from start to finish. This should fix your problem so you can play again.

The most common problem with playing RuneScape in the browser is with Java - follow these steps to get back into the game!

Supported browsers?
Make sure you are playing RuneScape in a browser that supports Java.

Install Java properly
Try to install Java properly. This should fix problems with Java.

Clear browser cache
It's also always a good idea to clear your browser cache so that it doesn't cause you problems.

Still having problems?
If you can't play in the browser, just give the client a try!

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  1. Did you get an error message? If so, what was it?
  2. Can you log into the game using the RuneScape client?
  3. Confirm that you have read this article and tried the solutions. This will prevent us from suggesting solutions that you have already tried!

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