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Old 12-21-2015, 08:29 PM   #1
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Hi, just wondering if anyone can suggest the best free software to cleanup and optimize performance on an XP laptop?

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Old 12-22-2015, 05:31 AM   #2
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I like and use CCleaner. It works pretty well. Just don't use the registry cleaner.
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On an XP with limited disc space, the built in Windows Disc Cleanup's usually unchecked compression of rarely used files is a good idea.
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Old 12-22-2015, 07:13 PM   #4
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thanks for that and Happy Holidays! :)
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Some more tips for optimizing XP:

The Windows XP Optimization Guide - Instructables.com
Windows XP settings to optimize Windows performance - OptimizingPC.com
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