Do I Need a Registry Cleaner- by hkksew3563rd


									?It's a well known reality that over 94% of PC's that are over a month old are infected
with malicious spyware and adware. Even if you have an antispyware tool your
Windows Registry might be broken - developers of those tools are focused on
removing spyware and adware only, not every trace of software itself. Such software
is rarely accompanied by an uninstall utility and even when it is it almost always
leaves broken Windows Registry errors behind it.

The registry is essentially the catalog or reference source for the computer. Only those
with a meticulous knowledge of computers should attempt to change the registry. If
you make a mistake while altering the registry and it isn't backed up, you may lose
information critical to the proper performance of your computer.

After you run an antispyware application that deletes active spyware files, you are still
left with references to those files in your computer registry. These traces will clog
your registry over time, leaving your computer susceptible to failure.

Symptoms of Windows Registry Problems:

Problems with the Windows Registry are a common cause of Windows crashes and
error messages. Your PC is likely infected with Windows registry errors if it has ever
undergone any of the problems:

? PC runs much slower than when you first bought it
? PC keeps crashing at vital times
? PC doesn't startup correctly
? PC doesn't shutdown correctly
? PC needs frequent rebooting
? Unable to remove a software using add/remove dialog
? Getting the "Blue Screen of Death

The registry records the relationship between hardware, memory space, and
addressing. It contains information and settings for all the software, hardware, users,
and preferences of the computer. The registry is stored on your computer in several
files and depending upon your version of Windows, there will be different files and
different locations for these files. The registry keep growing when you use Windows
and become corrupted as software and hardware is added and removed from your

To keep your computer in top performance, it is recommended to periodically clean
the Windows registry with a reliable and efficient Registry Cleaner. Registry Cleaner
is an utility program that scans the Windows Registry and looks for outdated and
invalid entries.

In short, the registry cleaner cleans the following:
Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera
Temporary files, URL history, cookies, Auto complete form history, index.dat.
Temporary files and Log files, recycle bin, recent documents,.
Advanced features
Removes unused and old entries, including File Extensions, ClassIDs, ProgIDs,
Uninstallers, Help Files, Shared DLLs, Fonts ActiveX Controls, Icons, Invalid
Shortcuts, Application Paths, and more...
Third-party applications
Removes temporary files and recent file lists (MRUs) from many apps including
Media Player, Kazaa eMule, WinRAR, Google Toolbar, Nero, Adobe Acrobat,
WinAce, WinZip, , Netscape, MS Office and many more...

There are dozens of programs on the market that cleans registry, boosts PC's
performance, get rid of unwanted material and prevent crashes. Some of the
prominent ones are: Error Doctor, Reg Cure, PAL Registry Cleaner, Easy Cleaner,
Adv. System Optimizer, Fix-it Utilities, Ace Utilities, Registry Mechanic, Registry
Fix, JV16 PowerTools, etc.

A good windows registry clean and repair product should have the following options.

Automatic Scan
It is the simplest way to clean up the registry. Automatic Scan is recommended for
'non-technical' users.

Custom Scan
One can customize the search and scan Windows registry for particular types of errors
(shared DLLs, invalid start-up entries, missing fonts, etc.).

Manual Cleanup
After the scan is complete, the program should show a full list of errors with details,
broken down by types and let you fix individual invalid entries or all invalid entries of
a certain type.

Backup and Undo
Before removing an entry from the windows registry, an automatic creation of a
backup file should be done, that can be used to undo the changes. This to avoid
changes without backup.

Schedule the program to scan the registry whenever you start your PC.

Using the registry cleaner software is not a one time fix. One should run it on a
regular basis to keep the registry clean and without errors. This will help the stability
and speed of windows.

Thus every PC requires registry cleaner which optimizes windows registry allowing
Windows to run faster and freeing up valuable hard disk space. Valuable registry
repair software can help you get your computer back into shape, tuned-up and running
problem free in no time.

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