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Windows 7: Think I may have screwed up my registry...

13 Jun 2011   #21
MacGyvr

Windows 7 Ultimate RTM (Technet)
 
 

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Windows 7 doesn't need ANY tuneup/cleaner tools. You can clean the "temp" folders yourself by hand. There are only two main ones that need to be emptied periodically and I keep shortcuts to them on my desktop.
Which two? If you don't mind sharing.
c:\windows\temp
C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Local\Temp


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13 Jun 2011   #22
MacGyvr

Windows 7 Ultimate RTM (Technet)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
In the Start search, type 'disk', no quotes, then open Disk cleanup and run it. Do NOT run advanced, it will wipe restore points and you'll need them later.

Disk Cleanup - Open and Use
Unfortunately, Disk Cleanup takes far too long to find what it thinks is appropriate to delete. I get tired waiting for it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
14 Jun 2011   #23
scr

1. Windows 7 Home Premium sp1 - 64bit 2. Windows 7 Pro sp1 - 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MacGyvr View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by scr View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MacGyvr View Post
Windows 7 doesn't need ANY tuneup/cleaner tools. You can clean the "temp" folders yourself by hand. There are only two main ones that need to be emptied periodically and I keep shortcuts to them on my desktop.
Which two? If you don't mind sharing.
c:\windows\temp
C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Local\Temp
Thank you
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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14 Jun 2011   #24
indianacarnie

 

System Restore then sfc/scannow
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