Fix a corrupt registry and get the most from your system
Windows registry lies at the heart of the Windows system.
Unfortunately, it often needs repair due to damage caused by faulty
software or system faults
What is the Registry?
Registry is a database used to store settings and options for Microsoft
Windows. It contains information necessary to control and operate all
software and hardware in the system. It also specifies and controls
what users can and can't do based on their login. Every aspect of
system operation and control is reflected somewhere in the registry.
registry is contained in a complex and arcane structure. It is also
constantly being accessed by multiple sources in the system. As a
result of this, various programs and installations and uninstallations
don't always exercise adequate caution in relation to the registry and
errors creep in.
How does the Registry Affect System Performance?
and left over garbage in the registry result in bugs, freezes and
crashes. The system can also be slowed down by the operating system
having to navigate around the bad areas of the registry.
registry is a highly sensitive area and even if the system seems to
basically be working properly bad values or entries in the registry can
have long term negative effects.
Registry Clean Up
When disaster strikes, registry repair is not enough. See Reimage to learn how to successfully deal with disasters. Since
the registry may degrade over time, it is a good idea to clean up the
registry when problems arise. This is especially true if you are
experiencing strange freezes, crashes or slowness and your anti virus
and anti spyware software has indicated that the system is clean.
is a built in program called regedit which allows for changes to the
registry. This should be used with extreme care and probably only by
Any attempt to modify the registry should be preceded by
a registry backup just in case something goes wrong. You can backup by
setting a system restore point or by backing up system state.When disaster strikes, registry repair is not
enough. See Reimage to learn how to successfully deal with disasters This link will provide the details of the registry backup procedure
Once this is done, you should use reliable windows registry repair software to do the optimal registry clean up.
Windows Registry Repair Software
following registry repair software programs have been recommended by
experts and have an extensive following. I have provided registry
cleaner reviews and videos to demonstrate how to use each of the
decided to promote these registry fixers due to the excellence of their
performance. They both handle registry issues very well and have other
very useful utilities in addition.
I have not included some other popular registry repair programs and I outline the reasons in this article Registry Clean Up - What to Consider and What to Avoid.
When disaster strikes, registry repair is not enough. See Reimage to learn how to successfully deal with disasters
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