registry cleaners

Discussion in 'other software & services' started by The Red Moon, Jun 13, 2012.

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  1. The Red Moon

    The Red Moon Registered Member

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    hi
    Are registry cleaners really needed at all.
    Ive heard they are dangerous programs to use.
    If they are needed can anybody recommend any good and safe programs.
    Any views would be helpful.
    Kind regards.:doubt:
     
  2. Dark Shadow

    Dark Shadow Registered Member

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    I use CCleaner on every system I have or had and never had any problems and has always been safe.You can get a free version here. http://www.piriform.com
     
  3. Spruce

    Spruce Registered Member

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    You can skip it, especially if you run Windows Vista/7.
     
  4. Dark Shadow

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    windows vista and windows 7 is somewhat better with resgistry,There is still many left over junk files can be found.
     
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