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Best Answer Rickles , 12 September 2017 - 02:22 AM

Hi all, The BleachBit seems to work ok. It certainly got rid of some rubbish. I will stick with it and see how it goes. Regards Go to the full post »


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Rickles

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Hi,

 

What is the best cleaner to use after an Internet session?

 

I went to download TFC but it states:

 

Please note TFC is not suitable for use on Windows 8.1 or 10

 

Regards


Edited by Rickles, 06 August 2017 - 11:04 PM.

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Hello Rickles,

 

CCleaner (free) just be sure to stay well away from anything to do with the registry cleaning tool.


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CCleaner & BleachBit are both great programs to use!


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Thanks for the info guys.

 

With the BleachBit what are the best settings?

 

I am keeping away from CCleaner as I have seen the words registry cleaning tool.

 

Regards


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You are welcome Rickles  :)

 

I am keeping away from CCleaner as I have seen the words registry cleaning tool.

 

 

FWIW: Totally separate from the temp file cleaner etc and would require an end user to intentionally use it.

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Awesome to read, I personally use crap cleaner (i don't use the registry cleaner though) and I have not heard of BleachBit, so I am going to have a look into it.


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✓  Best Answer

Hi all,

 

The BleachBit seems to work ok.

 

It certainly got rid of some rubbish.

 

I will stick with it and see how it goes.

 

Regards


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Thanks for the update Rickles and to That1Node for the suggested program  :thumbsup:


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Uh Oh CCleaner v5.33 hacked http://thehackernews...ed-malware.html


Edited by Rizzle, 19 September 2017 - 11:48 AM.

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Hi,

 

Thanks for the heads up.

 

I checked the program and it is  version 5.34 and after running the Update I received 'you have the latest version'

 

Regards 

 
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5.35 is out and I am sticking with crap cleaner, its a good software apart from what hackers had done 2 versions ago.


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Hi,

 

The CC program re-updated itself.

 

It works ok so I will stick with it.

 

Regards


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