problem with d/l of Nero 6 Clean Tool?
Posted 01 November 2006 - 03:09 PM
BTW, I checked the Recycle Bin and see that the short cuts are in there but the OEM is still listed under programs. Thought I should mention that.
Edited by newbie geek, 01 November 2006 - 03:22 PM.
Posted 01 November 2006 - 03:26 PM
Posted 01 November 2006 - 03:41 PM
This is the first time that I have ever wanted to remove the program and did not imagine such an issue to simply d/l the Clean Tool.
Posted 01 November 2006 - 03:45 PM
Then run tune up disc clean up and then tune up registry clean up
Try the clean tool
Check what is left of Nero
Posted 01 November 2006 - 05:11 PM
The program is no longer in "my programs", however???? The Clean Tool did not do the job in the Registry as it is supposed to???
The Tools that you recommend to use, is there a backup for them??
BTW, after I rid of this program I thought that I would go back and try to d/l from the Nero site to see if the program was causing my inability to d/l but it still would not work.
In the nero forum the other users indicate that there is no issue for them to d/l???
This whole exercise is a frustrating one. Never seen such a nasty program.
More information if you have time for comments, thankyou so very much.
(Right now I am afraid to try to do a fresh install of my OEM) and then attempt to update it.
Posted 01 November 2006 - 09:11 PM
Tune Up will make back ups
Posted 02 November 2006 - 05:44 AM
I got rid of all the Temp files and I just tried to d/l packet 1 and it was a "no go ".
Do you think it could be my firewall? All I use is windows xp sp2 firewall as I have a SCM router and alpha shield hardware all required by management for use at home of my notebook.
There are still 20+ entries in my registry of Norton according to Reg Supreme Reg Cleaner. The fellow in the DVD Forum said to go into the registry and manually rid of them and I am no geek to do that I don't want to mess with my Registry.
I should say also, that I only use Packet 1 and 2 to update as 3 with INCd is supposed to be the worst addition to your computer and I never add that one in.
This whole thing is bizarro.
I use a program "Advanced System Optimizer"....Systweak which I have been happy with, however Nero seemed to be not loading at start up each time and so I removed it , that was during Nero on my notebook and even after Nero was uninstalled.
After I get the Nero reinstalled I will put it back on, as it is a good program. i simply don't know what to make of why the Nero site will not let me d/l anything. BTW, I do have my key ready if and when I get to do anything with Nero. The problem after I removed Nero is that the program would not work at all so I guess it got corrupted. I do have the cd for that program.
The same thing happened when I tried to d/l the package 1 that you inquired about in your last post, the green checkered boxes moved ever so slowly as if downloading, however my fourth green light on the computer was not "solid" green which means activity is going on; so I suspected that the error window would show up and it did.
I can reach the d/l page but simply cannot d/l????
And am no geek to understand that issue.
I have done other d/ls today and no problem.
Any ideas? should I try your tune up program next? Would it have conflicts with my Reg Supremed proggy on the desktop? obviously that program can't rid of the junk Nero left behind.
Posted 02 November 2006 - 06:19 AM
Is Nero the only site you are having trouble downloading from
Posted 02 November 2006 - 11:15 AM
I plan on going to the Tune Up Link that you gave me and follow your instructions, as you mentioned that there is a backup.
I just wondered if there would be a backup in a Trial Version that is all b/c I know sometimes trial versions don't include the whole program and I don't want to clear out some needed registry entries as i am not a knowledgeable person.
BTW, like Reg Supreme which I now see is not that great a Reg Cleaner and when I purchased it from Macecraft it was rated high.
I have the setting on "normal" and not "deep" cleaning, as the latter I am not a pro and they recommend the normal setting for users such as myself.
Are there any settings on "Tune Up" that a person of my computer expertise should use.
If this Tune Up works well and is user friendly with printable instructions, even if they are in point form; I will likely switch as you indeed know your programs and your way around the www. world where I have been a self taught user for 2 years only and do a lot of reading and copying of instructions and keep a book strictly for my notebook, burner, scanner, printer and usb drives etc. Any item that I run into issues with and get the resolutions for, I should add in there software problems as well. Like this particular one.
BTW, very good reading and I printed out the article on Prefetch, how often should that be cleaned out?? I have always wondered what that stood for. Thankyou.
Keith, you are a person of confidence and in the current know!!!
Edited by newbie geek, 02 November 2006 - 11:16 AM.
Posted 02 November 2006 - 11:19 AM
Then you can either let it fix them, or make a note of the number of errors, close the programme without fixing, and post the details here so we can look at them
Posted 02 November 2006 - 12:01 PM
I presume I start a reply to this forum and minimize it and then do the tune up and high light and copy the list of errors and then re open my minimized "Geeks to Go" in the Task Bar and Paste it???
Sorry for such a mundane question, I simply have not had to do this before.
The Nero Forum suggested that I use the Registry Checker which will clean out the driver and then the second tool the registry checker confirms that the driver is cleaned out.
The site is:
Of course I can get to the site, but it will not d/l.
I take it from your last reply that there are no settings for a Noob like me to set so I should be safe by simply using the Tool.
Best Regards and thankyous.
Posted 02 November 2006 - 12:25 PM
I hope that this one will work and it is Registry Checker and Clean Tool.
Thx again, and do you think I should do a Tune Up anyway before I use this tool, as the only way I will be able to see if the 20+ items are gone from my Registry is by using what was once I thought a reliable Registry Cleaner and that was my Reg Supreme from Macecraft. Just concerned about the safe settings on this Tune Up program but I gather I don't have to worry.
And my lack of knowledge about pasting the list to a reply in this forum. See my prior post. If I listed what i believe is the correct method.
Hi-lite all of the entries and copy and have a reply started in the Geeks to Go minimized in the Task Bar and open it up and Paste to there???
Never had to do this before.
Thx again as I still feel >>>>>
Posted 02 November 2006 - 12:33 PM
Download cleanpack.zip and extract the zipped files onto your hard disk using WinZip or WinRar. You should now have two files: Driver-CleanTool.exe and RegistryChecker.exe.
Run Driver-CleanTool.exe by double-clicking it. Driver CleanTool will remove all drivers and registry entries.
Confirm the deactivation of the drivers displayed in order to prevent known driver conflicts from reoccurring in the future. These drivers also exist with values in the Windows NT, 2000 and XP registries.
In order to confirm that these drivers are deactivated, you will need to run the RegistryChecker file.
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