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Windows 7: which is your favorite to tweak software windows 7?

15 Nov 2011   #1

windows 7 ultimate 64bit
which is your favorite to tweak software windows 7?


i would like to share with you some feedbacks about your favorite to tweak windows 7

i use and i know only GIGATweaker 3 & Ultimate Windows Tweaker


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15 Nov 2011   #2

Windows 10 Pro x64 x3, Ubuntu

Third party "snake oil" solutions are not needed for Windows 7 - In fact common consensus on this site and in the industry generally suggests that "Tweaking" win7 will actually have a detrimental effect on performance and reliability.

The self tuning nature of win7 has been developed by the people who know the system best, those who designed it, Microsoft ..... If they don't believe it needs tweaking then I would suggest that it doesn't, there are configuration tools available in the system itself and these should be all you ever need
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15 Nov 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

I don't mess with Windows 7, never have done, never will. The system runs fine straight out of the box.
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15 Nov 2011   #4

Windows 7 Professional SP1 32-bit

+1 ... I don't know of a single tweaking app that doesn't also cause problems. The few tweaks I do apply to my system I do "by hand" (editing registry etc.) and even then only after I'm convinced they really make a difference.

Also, many tweakers really only put already existing Windows settings into a single window for convenience (and then add a few troublemakers of their own)...
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15 Nov 2011   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 sp1

My experience with friends computers. 3rd party software does more harm than good. Always have to fix their stuff ups.
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15 Nov 2011   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

Just a thought: when I want to use my car, I walk up to it, open the door, get in, turn the ignition key and drive away.

I don't lay awake at night wondering how I can shave a couple of seconds of the startup routine so why don't we just accept how a computer starts up and leave it at that?

To use another analogy, it has been proposed to spend £billions on building a high-speed railway from London to Birmingham that will shave 15 minutes or so off the total journey time and cut a swathe through some of England's most picturesque countryside. Trouble is, the terminus will be a 15-minute walk from Birmingham's city centre so the time gained will be zilch.

If it ain't broke, don't fix it. :)
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15 Nov 2011   #7
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15 Nov 2011   #8

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

I don't use 3rd party products either. There are 2 tricks known to work that I use
1). Install SSD and run OS from it
2). run msconfig and shut off everything at startup that I don't absolutely need.

Anything else is asking for trouble.
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15 Nov 2011   #9

Windows 10x64 Build 1709

Have to agree with everyone on this. Win7 pretty much doesn't need "tweaking" as xp and even Vista did. The only tweak's I do are cosmetic in nature i.e. start up screen,start orb etc., and my system is fast and reliable.
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15 Nov 2011   #10

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10 Home 64Bit

I don't use any 3rd party tweak-er either,just some stuffs around from here that work.tweaking is just never safe,even if you know what you're doing
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