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(Solved) - What is your favorite and most reliable Tune up software for W7

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  • Started 4 years ago by Designing5
  • Latest reply from StringJunky
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I have looked all over for a tool that cleans up clutter, junk files, erases browser history and cookies as well as fixing the registry. Yes, I want it to keep the registry clean. I know that it is not an easy answer --At least I haven't found one yet! If someone has that answer or an educated suggestion, I would really appreciate it. Thanks in advance!!!

Posted 4 years ago
Posts: 768

ccleaner you really don't need to worry about cleaning the registry.
then run defraggler and you should be good to go

Posted 4 years ago
Posts: 567

I use W7's defragger scheduled weekly, and ccleaner nearly as often. Got to keep those files from cluttering up your HDD.

Posted 4 years ago
Posts: 17584

Here are some suggestions for optimizing Win7:

But I would not muck with the registry. That is really counterproductive in Win7.

Accepted Answer · Posted 4 years ago
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Defragmenter is on by default in Windows 7 and it does the job good. I would set the defragger to a specific time then you won't have periodic system slowdowns because of it which you will do if left at default to run in the background as and when. Either that or turn it off and use Defraggler.


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