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Identify and dump junk?


jmdraft

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Everybody knows that, over time, our registries get full of crap that sneaks in. everybody also knows that most of us don’t know what most of the crap is and wither it’s safe to dump it or not. Question: is there some kind of service, app, site, program……whatever, which will help us to identify all the crap and tell use what is safe to dump without causing our operating systems to malfunction?

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jmdraft

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View Forum Rules http://www.idg.co.uk/terms-and-conditions/index.cfm?page=site Conditions applying to registration and forum use Item 4 “personal abuse directed towards another forum user is unacceptable”

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lotvic

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Terry Brown

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The simpliest way to safely clean the rubbish is by using the in built cleaner (XP)

Open My Computer Right click on the system drive Select properties Select disk cleanup Use the default selection

Also (unless you have problems) delete restore settings and then create a new one. Reduce restore settings on drive(s) to about 3GB max.

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Forum Editor

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I think that we'll draw this nonsense to a close.

You came here asking for advice, and you received it. The fact that you chose to ignore sound information, provided by people who know what they're talking about is your affair, but we have better things to do than waste any more time in repeatedly giving you the right answer to what is a pretty simple question.

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