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Registry cleaners

by tomron / April 10, 2006 12:47 PM PDT

I read that using registry cleaners damage the registry,or is it when the reg cleaner is used too much

Is there any validity to this statement.

Thanx,
Tom

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My experience...
by Willy / April 10, 2006 11:30 PM PDT
In reply to: Registry cleaners

I've used registry cleaners in thier "default install mode" and overall they've always done well. Once, you start diddling with setting and such and become too aggressive in cleaning then you get into trouble. Plus, if the system is already corrupt or barely hanging on before any cleaning, its best to try to resolve any issues before doing the registry cleaning. So run any AV or spyware pgms. first and other corrections before attempting registry cleaning then proceed on. Once done, then sparingly use the cleaner very little after that.

tada -----Willy Happy

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registry cleaner
by jjob / April 13, 2006 9:05 AM PDT
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Tom
Using Registry Cleaner will not damage you PC or registry. I use it all the time on a dell, I HIGHLY recommend it
John o

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Re: registry cleaner
by caebrasil / April 18, 2006 12:44 PM PDT
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When you un-install software/hardware from your PC, dead 'Keys' or 'Values' sometimes get left behind, this is where your Registry Cleaner works at it's best.

I perform a thorough clean at the end of each month regardless of installing or un-installing software etc.

Don't go mad at it, once every 2 weeks or monthly should be sufficient.

Starman

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Advanced System Optimizer
by VAPCMD / April 18, 2006 2:04 PM PDT
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How to remove Advanced Registry Optimizer
by redraider59 / December 22, 2007 12:56 AM PST

Downloaded the free version, do not want to buy it. Uninstall, delete, etc; nothing works to get this program completely off my computer. Really tired of the "come-on" advertising that keeps coming up. Can anybody help?

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Might try starting here . .
by VAPCMD / December 22, 2007 1:14 AM PST
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Registry Cleaners
by Jacob344 / November 19, 2012 7:43 PM PST
In reply to: Registry cleaners

I have been using registry cleaners for couple of years. Registry Cleaners are working very fine on my PC.They maintain my computer performance very well.
There are misconceptions that registry cleaners damage your system.Safe registry cleaners does not damage your PC.

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Re: registry cleaners
by Kees_B Forum moderator / November 19, 2012 7:56 PM PST
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Did you ever check if using a registry cleaner made any difference in the performance of your PC?
What operations were better? How much better?

Kees

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re: Registry Cleaners
by Lucdias / November 29, 2012 6:44 PM PST
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My first experience with registry cleaners proved fatal. Instead of speeding up Windows I faced the first experience of reinstalling OS Happy

It was Windows 98 age... But it is possible that current cleaners without such drawbacks.

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registry cleaner
by monteyd / November 29, 2012 7:22 PM PST
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haha) recognize me in your post) Yes, at first afraid to make any move, and then registry cleaner become indispensable tool to me

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