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Windows 7: Recommended Registry Cleaner for Win 7 64bit

04 Dec 2009   #21
howiewho

win 7
 
 

Back up image is good ideal for a crash,can happen even if you do nothing. I've run regvac since xp came out, never had a problem. Right click drive, properties, clean disk every month.
ccleaner only to clean up tracks. regvac 1 week after restore point ,great increase in speed.


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04 Dec 2009   #22
gregrocker

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Orpheous View Post
Read the quick guide to CCleaner
and the check boxes documentation page. Ifyou don't want it to clear your cache etc., you can just use the registry ccleaner by itself instead. I also find that the tools section generally loads faster than Windows' Programs and Features or Add/Remove Programs functions, and accesses the same uninstallers. The Startup section also appears less daunting than msconfig's for most users. I have it installed on a usb stick and use it regularly on older computers at work
Thanks. During maybe 10 years I've been using CCleaner that Tools>Startup editing window was added and I didn't even know it! Sure is better than using msconfig. And I use CCleaner at every install and monthly anyway.

I dont' let any startup items run except my AV and MS gadgets/stikys. Mean, but lean.
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04 Dec 2009   #23
reghakr

Windows 7 Pro & Vista Home Premium
 
 

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04 Dec 2009   #24
Frostmourne

Windows 7 Ultimate x86-64
 
 

Note that some security suites now come with cleaners - like Norton 360. Its configured to run when you are not using the pc but disabled by default. Otherwise Tune Up Utlities.
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04 Dec 2009   #25
reghakr

Windows 7 Pro & Vista Home Premium
 
 

PC Tools Internet Security 2010

I'm not biased or anything
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04 Dec 2009   #26
tw33k

Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by reghakr View Post
+1...been using it for years.Only to clean tho, I turn off the monitor and I never use the compress or compact options.
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05 Dec 2009   #27
reghakr

Windows 7 Pro & Vista Home Premium
 
 

I've been using it for about 6 years. I was a little leery about Windows 7, but it hasn't failed me yet. I do use the compact option also.
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05 Dec 2009   #28
gregrocker

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by tw33k View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by reghakr View Post
+1...been using it for years.Only to clean tho, I turn off the monitor and I never use the compress or compact options.
What does it do compared to CCleaner's registry cleaner?
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05 Dec 2009   #29
Uber Philf

W7 RTM Ultimate x64
 
 

CCleaner, i don't do anything else with Reg fixers or defragers or anything.
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05 Dec 2009   #30
reghakr

Windows 7 Pro & Vista Home Premium
 
 

gregrocker,

I never use that feature in CCleaner, only to clean IE temp files and temporary files, history, index.dat,etc.
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