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Windows 98se And Crap Cleaner

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#1 ruby1


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Posted 13 January 2008 - 08:22 AM

Before I attempt to try Crap Cleaner

crap cleaner

on my win98se computer, has anyone done so and had the computer live and reboot to tell the tale?

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Posted 13 January 2008 - 11:43 AM

I don't know about Win 98 but I use CCleaner to automatically clean out cookies & junk files each time I boot up. I don't and have no intention to use the registry cleaner.

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Posted 13 January 2008 - 12:16 PM

The average user should, I think, avoid registry cleaners like the plague. The trade off between minimal improvements and the possibility of seriously harming either your operating system or needed applications is something to be considered, since cleaners are very powerful applications.
If you do elect to use one, be absolutely certain you understand what each module does, exercise great care in what you delete, and always make backups before doing anything. ALWAYS.
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