CCleaner (Crap Cleaner) is probably the most popular cleaning tool for Windows. It will remove any junk and temporary file left by operating system or installed applications.
It will take care of old prefetch data, Windows Error Reporting logs and files, memory dumps and all cache and temporary files from different applications. Freeing up disk space will make your PC run faster and trouble free.
There is almost no exception about leftover registry entries, that slow down your system. There is a Registry Cleaner option available and it will optimize everything by deleting unnecesary entries, scanning for missing shared DLLs, unused file extensions, ActiveX and Class issues, Fonts, Obsolete Software, etc.
There are a number of tools available also for your convenience: Uninstall that will repair or uninstall your softwares, Startup, that will enable, disable or delete entries to your startup list. You can manage here all your scheduled tasks, major browser’s extensions and context-menu items.
File Finder helps you find duplicate files and remove them in order to gain more free space on your HDD. Drive Wiper will securely erase the contents of your hard drives or free space using several algorithms. In this way, your files you become unrecoverable.
What's New in CCleaner 4.17.4808 :
- Added Google Chrome and Opera GPU cache cleaning.
- Improved Google Chrome and Opera Download History cleaning.
- Improved Firefox Aurora session cleaning.
- Improved Firefox and Google Chrome Startup items detection.
- Added PhotoScape, BlueStacks and ManyCam cleaning.
- Improved AntiVir Desktop and Wondershare cleaning.
- Minor GUI Improvements.
- Minor bug fixes.
Have used ccleaner since 2008. It has been a tremendous help in freeing my systems of unneeded clutter.
- Rating: 5
- Posted by: Reed
- Date: 23 Aug 2014
it logs me out of internet programs like facebook which is annoying
the CCleaner is an amazing tool; its the pc tool that all users have been waiting for; our mind is now at ease, as a result of CCleaner.
awesome nifty program especially the portable version, the download link is a bit hard to find though for noobs and a feature request for CCleaner is the ability to detect duplicate files.go for it ... youll wonder how you ever managed without it.
Nice tool... important thing in my deathmachine.
- Rating: 5
- Posted by: Karav
- Date: 16 Feb 2011