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Windows 7: Safe to use multiple windows tweaking tools ?

08 Aug 2010   #11
sportflyer

Vista 32bit
 
 

Thanks for all the comments. I check the Registry items the program wants to clear before I execute them.


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08 Aug 2010   #12
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by stillfreefilms View Post
i would stay away for Advanced system care it crashed my system and almost destroyed all my data.
Good advice.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by brianzion View Post
this is by far a good thing to have and use>> sysinternals suite
Sysinternals Suite
You are right on target. Sysinternals is good.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Barman58 View Post
I have always thought it best to find a specific tool to correct a known problem rather than run tweaking tools to look for a problem I may or may not have.

Windows 7 does an excellent job of setting itself up to make the best of your particular system out of the box.

I do use CCleaner for tidying up after un-installs and other major changes but only for those that I know exactly what needs to be done

Systems I work with often need to be available 24/7 when I may not be around to fix them straight away. I've found that the systems that are not tweaked beyond what has to be done tend to operate much more reliably
+1 Spot on, Nigel.

Do not use tune up utilities with Win 7. Win 7 is not XP and the old XP knowledge does not apply.
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08 Aug 2010   #13
DirtRider

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

Well I find that I only need to use CCleaner on Win7 as together they seem to sort the lot out
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08 Aug 2010   #14
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DirtRider View Post
Well I find that I only need to use CCleaner on Win7 as together they seem to sort the lot out
Ditto; and I rarely use the registry cleaner. I use it only when I have installed something and delete only the keys that I know pertained to the uninstalled software.
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