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    Default Seeking Advise: Free Registry Cleaner

    Hello,
    Looking for some advise, I would like to try one of those free Registry Cleaning Utilities like TweakNow Regcleaner Standard or Eusing Free Registry Cleaner among others. I know nothing about Registries or stuff like that, so I want an utiliy that's easy and safe to use so that it won't delete stuff it isn't supposed to (looking for info on this utilies, I read that they might delete stuff your computer needs) I use Windows 98SE, thanks for the help.
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    Make sure you export the registry file before messing up with the registry.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jakko View Post
    Thanks, it seems safe to use, I might try that one.
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    Quote Originally Posted by flash View Post
    Make sure you export the registry file before messing up with the registry.
    Forgive my ignorance but, how do I export the registry file, where is it and what do I do with it, sorry I really know absolutely nothing about this, I know I am way over my head in this, but hey you learn something new everyday right; thanks for the help.

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    I like to spend hours analyzing my registry and cleaning it up manually.
    It's like chess.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rahxephon View Post
    Forgive my ignorance but, how do I export the registry file, where is it and what do I do with it, sorry I really know absolutely nothing about this, I know I am way over my head in this, but hey you learn something new everyday right; thanks for the help.
    EDIT: damn, you are using 98SE,
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256419

    or back up the whole pc with imaging software.

    if you have other question, google it, it's good for your learning process =)
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    Registry cleaners will generally fuck up your PC unless you know what you are doing. =\

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    Quote Originally Posted by flash View Post
    EDIT: damn, you are using 98SE,
    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/256419

    or back up the whole pc with imaging software.

    if you have other question, google it, it's good for your learning process =)
    Wow, thanks for the link, lots of good info there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Newbie View Post
    Registry cleaners will generally fuck up your PC unless you know what you are doing. =\
    Seems like it, at least that's what I have read while searching for info on those utilities, that's why I decided to try asking for advice here, before trying anything

 

 
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