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  • 85% (59)
    CCleaner
  • 4% (3)
    regedit
  • 10% (7)
    other
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post #31 of 63
Iv gone over this for years. The biggest issue is not the registry but fragmentation, thats solid drives. Other than that iv never used reg cleaners, pointless things and my computer doesnt get sluggish.
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post #32 of 63
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I've always used windows reinstall as my registry cleaner. Haha

LOL!  Me too. thumb.gif
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post #33 of 63
CCleaner, Best registry cleaner? ... RegOrganizer is the best IMO ...
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RegSeeker
Still the best IMHO.
    
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post #35 of 63
How do I find specific registry keys in regedit? I mean, if I want to clean all registry related to a game, FIFA lets say, or a program or anything.... how do I clean it? where exactly is it located and stored and how do I recognize it?
post #36 of 63
it depends i like ccleaner and also doing it by hand. by doing it by hand i know i'm removing what i need removed, and every trace of it, stuff ccleaner might not get.
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post #37 of 63
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Originally Posted by cdoublejj View Post

it depends i like ccleaner and also doing it by hand. by doing it by hand i know i'm removing what i need removed, and every trace of it, stuff ccleaner might not get.


How do you do it by hand? You mean regedit or what?
post #38 of 63
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I think reinstalling once in a while is a much better solution.

Lucky duckie said. I also don't think there are any tangible differences that can be felt from manually cleaning the registry, especially doing it daily.


Reinstall every 3 months will do? And by reinstall you mean not completely deleting everything on my system (like new install) but just reinstalling (refreshing) Windows, right?
post #39 of 63
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How do you do it by hand? You mean regedit or what?

Regedit, by hand. i use the search function and use my judgement to decide what it is or might be and if it's what i'm wanting to delete or something possibly important. A lot of times it's just deleting old entries form something deleted or uninstalled so pretty much anything that search brings up gets deleted.
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post #40 of 63
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Reinstall every 3 months will do? And by reinstall you mean not completely deleting everything on my system (like new install) but just reinstalling (refreshing) Windows, right?

That is them sot ridiculous thing i have heard, not what you said what the person you quoted said.
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