Reg cleaners

  tonyt1151 10:58 18 Nov 2007

I have tried several reg cleaners allowing each to do its job fully. Can anyone explain though how each different cleaner can find so many faults when the previous one has supposedly corrected them all

  tonyt1151 11:13 18 Nov 2007

Also several cleaners listed as "free" will only repair a limited number of faults and to clear them all you have to register (and pay) to fully clear. Are there any that are completely free?

  birdface 11:29 18 Nov 2007

Just the same with Anti-virus and Anti-Spyware programs.There is no 2 programs the same each will find different problems.

  cocteau48 11:36 18 Nov 2007

Reg cleaners listed as free tend to mean that the "download" is free - you have to pay to use it once downloaded. In other words - a con!
Same reason that they can come up with vastly different results. The worse the results the more likely you are to part with your cash.
In other words - a con!
Free reg cleaners as used by many on this forum are
CCleaner ( it has a reg cleaning function)
click here
Eusing Fee Reg cleaner
click here
and I am trying Wise Reg Cleaner at the mo' which seems to work well.
click here

Others will recommend RegScrubXP and Regseeker
but personally I found them over vigorous and best avoided - but that is only a persional experience.

Best advice is: always create a backup before using any / find one that suits you and your machine / and finally do not become over paranoid about keeping your registry squeeky clean.

  [email protected] 12:03 18 Nov 2007

I have been using something called Registry Easy which was a freebie for 24hrs here, but not today:
click here
I also use the reg cleaner within CCleaner and each do a good job but not the same. Registry Easy is more thorough and there is always a speed improvement after using it (once a month approx). Depending on what you use your PC for, there may not be a need for a specialist registry cleaner - but - you must decide. It's a very good program and I would buy it (it's not much) but like I said, I happen to have had it free.
There are others ;-)

  TechGeek 16:52 17 Dec 2007

I must agree with you wotbus, although both CCleaner and reg cleaner is doing a good job, but Registry Easy detects more errors and provides more features...too bad you need to pay some money:P

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