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How to use Fix-It Utilities 7.0 Express

A healthy machine is a happy machine

Scan and fix the Registry

1. Click Fix & Maintain to access six related utilities (the first four are pictured above). To scan and repair the Registry, click RegistryFixer. You’ll be presented with a new window listing the various areas of the Registry. You can select these via a tickbox to include them in the test.

Step 1

Step 1

2. Before you begin the Registry scan, you can change the settings to modify the tests. Click Settings, then tick the boxes to select which drives are to be included in the test. Click the ‘Show yellow items’ and ‘Show red items’ tickboxes to receive an indication of the priority of the problems found. Click Ok to accept.

Step 2

Step 2

3. Click Next to begin the scan. A flashing arrow points to the test currently being performed. Once passed, a green tick will appear adjacent to the test description, and the arrow will move down to the next test in the list. A list of problems is presented; click Apply to correct them. Click Done to exit.

Step 3

Step 3

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