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#1 MarttiL

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Posted 06 February 2009 - 09:18 AM

Hi,

Anyone please recommend a free registry cleaner.

Thanks,
Martti

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Posted 06 February 2009 - 01:01 PM

The usefulness of cleaning the registry is highly overrated and can be dangerous. In most cases, using a cleaner to remove obsolete, invalid, and erroneous entries does not affect system performance but it can result in "unpredictable results". Unless you have a particular problem that requires a registry edit to correct it, I would suggest you leave the registry alone. Using registry cleaning tools unnecessarily or incorrectly could lead to disastrous effects on your operating system such as preventing it from ever starting again. For routine use, the benefits to your computer are negligible while the potential risks are great.

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Posted 06 February 2009 - 02:49 PM

Bleeping Computer does not recommend or support the suggestions for registry cleaners.

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