Re: [NTO] Computer's Maintenance Programs
- M.M. wrote:
> Hello,I have never heard of any of these.
> There are some 'Computer's Maintenance Programs' I found on the net, and I
> would like to "adopt" one, but first I would like to ask
> you some opinion about any of these, (if you were/are useing some), I read
> some reviews, but you know... or if there are some doing the job better.
> The list order is at random
> 1. TuneUp Utilities
> 2. AShampoo WinOptimizer
> 3. PCTools DesktopMaestro
> Your answers will be much appreciated
I find that ccleaner does a good job of eliminating cruft and jkdefrag
does a better job at defragmenting than the built in Windows
defragmenter. I also use pagedefrag to keep the page file optimized.
Registry optimizers seem to hurt rather than help on 2000 and newer, so
I recommend they not be run on a regular basis. As always a backup of
the registry to fall back to is a go idea, in case the "optimization"
~ Larry Hamilton