Go Back   Tech Support Forum > Microsoft Support > Microsoft Office support

RegClean Pro

This is a discussion on RegClean Pro within the Microsoft Office support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. Can you tell me if Microsoft RegClean Pro is a valid defrag tool, or is it something that's bogus?

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-23-2011, 08:34 AM   #1
Registered Member
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 1
OS: windows7


Can you tell me if Microsoft RegClean Pro is a valid defrag tool, or is it something that's bogus?
mattiehaynes is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 08-23-2011, 10:25 AM   #2
Team Manager - Networking
Moderator - Microsoft Support
Fred Garvin's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: RI
Posts: 3,788
OS: XP Pro

I doubt it's a Microsft Product, I didn't find anything on the MS download site. Registry cleaners are not Defraggers. Reg Cleaners are NOT recommended and will usually cause more harm than good. That includes all the garbage programs that have infomercials on TV claiming they'll speed up your system.

If you need a defragger, use the built in tool in Windows or Defraggler

Fred Garvin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-23-2011, 12:29 PM   #3
Team Manager, Articles
Rangemaster, TSF Academy
Glaswegian's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Glasgow
Posts: 39,424
OS: Windows 10 Pro

My System

It appears to be from a Microsoft Partner, rather than an MS product. It's yet another Registry Cleaner. Fred Garvin is correct - it will do more harm than good.

Have a look at these links for more information.

AumHa Forums • View topic - AUMHA Discussion: Should I Use a Registry Cleaner?
Are Registry Cleaners Safe to Use? ~ Chris Pirillo
miekiemoes' Blog: Registry Cleaners and System Tweaking Tools
Iain - Defender of the Haggis and all things Scottish.
I don't help by PM - post in the Forums.

PC Safety & Security::PC running a bit slow?::Photographers Corner
Glaswegian is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Hi, i have problem with my browser, sometimes i got redirect to other page i try norton antivirus and S&D sybot, but can solve my problem sometimes.. after rediredt browser trying to open adobe reader too please help me..thanks . DDS (Ver_11-03-05.01) - NTFSx86 Run by Ronald at...
theronald Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help 27 05-01-2011 07:27 PM
Various BSOD on Win7 64bit
Hi, I've encountered many BSOD's within the past two months. There are multiple user accounts on my PC, 2 admin accounts and 4 standard user accounts. Most occur when browsing the internet using Chrome/Firefox and sometimes when watching HD Youtube content or videos via VLC Basic System...
bauer24 BSOD, App Crashes And Hangs 16 05-01-2011 04:18 AM
browser redirect help
I am using firefox and as of two days ago everything was fine. Then I started having issues with my browser redirecting. I ran the combofix software and these are the results. Can someone please assist me as to what I should do next? ComboFix 11-04-03.03 - jats5 04/04/2011 13:48:01.1.4 - x64...
jatspic5 Inactive Malware Help Topics 2 04-16-2011 07:53 AM
Imaging Win7 Professional to XP Pro
I am using Symantec Ghost ver11.5. I imaged a Dell Pc with Win7 Pro op system. I want to use my XP image to convert the Dell pc Win 7 pro op sys to Win XP pro. When I use Ghost Cast Server for session to image the Dell Win 7 pc the process is fine, showing that the XP Pro image is being installed...
lee green Windows XP Support 1 01-28-2011 12:56 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is on
Smilies are on
[IMG] code is on
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Post a Question

» Site Navigation
 > FAQ

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:34 PM.

vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 2001 - 2015, Tech Support Forum

Windows 7 - Windows XP - Windows Vista - Trojan Removal - Spyware Removal - Virus Removal - Networking - Security - Top Web Hosts


Partially Powered By Products Found At Lampwrights.com