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Windows 7: Recommended Registry Cleaner for Win 7 64bit

01 Dec 2009   #1
BillS22

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
Recommended Registry Cleaner for Win 7 64bit

What Registry Cleaner do you recommend for Win 7 64bit?

Thanks,
Bill


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01 Dec 2009   #2
smackheadz

windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 

wouldn't really want to recommend any but if i was forced to use one then ccleaner is less likely to bork your system.
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01 Dec 2009   #3
Orpheous

XP Pro/Vista Ultimate (64)/Windows 7 Ultimate Signature Edition(64)
 
 

+1 for ccleaner, I've seen too many other programs mess things up
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01 Dec 2009   #4
rsvr85

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

+3 for CCleaner
+1 for Revo Uninstaller
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01 Dec 2009   #5
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BillS22 View Post
What Registry Cleaner do you recommend for Win 7 64bit?

Thanks,
Bill
Hi bill and welcome

We here are of two minds abt reg cleaners. Some advocate their use other avoid them like the plague. Im one of the latter. I have hosed more systems than I care to think about using reg cleaners. If my registry start getting out of hand I do a re-install from a previously saved image. I do that abt every 3months anyway.

Im sure someone will have good 64bit cleaners, just thought I would present the other side

Ken J+
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01 Dec 2009   #6
belikexp

Windows 7 x64
 
 

I've been using Ace Utilities. http://www.acelogix.com/

It will create a system restore and it saves a .reg file of the registry entries that's been deleted.

Give it a try.
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01 Dec 2009   #7
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BillS22 View Post
What Registry Cleaner do you recommend for Win 7 64bit?

Thanks,
Bill
Hi bill and welcome

We here are of two minds abt reg cleaners. Some advocate their use other avoid them like the plague. Im one of the latter. I have hosed more systems than I care to think about using reg cleaners. If my registry start getting out of hand I do a re-install from a previously saved image. I do that abt every 3months anyway.

Im sure someone will have good 64bit cleaners, just thought I would present the other side



Ken J+
I have to go with Ken. Win 7, is really a great operating system. It runs fast and is able to correct many errors. How about in lieu of registry cleaner, a compromise. Make a system image of your operating system and put it in a safe place. Hopefully, this image will be made when all of your programs are installed and running correctly. Six months from now, or whatever time period is good for, you. Use system image to go back to the time that the system was lean and mean. For any small changes that you make between the time you made the image and restore to it, you can make notes and make those changes to the restored image.
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01 Dec 2009   #8
SlackerITGuy

Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

CCleaner.

Although, I've heard some very good things about RegSeeker.
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01 Dec 2009   #9
robmp11

Windows 7
 
 

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02 Dec 2009   #10
Wrams

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

CCleaner is a great bit of software and I would recommend it. However, use at your own risk!!

Oh and always create a back up of your registry before using registry cleaners.
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