How safe is crap cleaner.

  cumbrialad 00:36 01 Aug 2005

I used to use crap cleaner and it caused a few problems on my computer. I have recently read that a few bugs in it were sorted out and it's now OK. I would appreciate any comment as to how safe it is and also do you accept all the default settings,i.e.the check boxes which are already checked? Is there anything to be wary of?



  Dekka123 00:39 01 Aug 2005

I have used it on my system Win XP for some time without probs. I leave the default settings alone and get rid of all it finds

  cumbrialad 00:55 01 Aug 2005

Thanks for that. I'll give it another go.

  Pooke 01:06 01 Aug 2005

7 or 8 months no problems!

I'd recommend it to anyone!

  cumbrialad 01:17 01 Aug 2005

Thank you.

  golfpro 08:25 01 Aug 2005

I've read in a couple of reviews, to be careful of using the "Issues" section. What does this do??

  De Marcus™ 09:24 01 Aug 2005

It cleans out the registry, which I'll have to agree with the others on, I've had no problems using it on a weekly basis on three machines for over a year now. (It also creates a backup for you located in 'My Documents').

  Carronade 10:52 01 Aug 2005

I've been using it for some months now without any problems. However, just a thought, I monitor cookies with 'Cookie Pal' click here (there's a small one-off fee) so I don't let CC delete them.

  CurlyWhirly 18:50 01 Aug 2005

I have been using CCleaner for nearly a year with NO problems. Excellent utility IMHO

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