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Registry Mechanic - useful?

Discussion in 'Windows & Other Software' started by Sparky191, 30 Jul 2006.

  1. Sparky191


    Joined: 6 Dec 2005

    Posts: 790

    Anyone find Registry Mechanic - useful?
  2. Ratbag

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 18 Oct 2002

    Posts: 1,284

    No. Faffing with the registry is not clever and is one of the least effective "optimisations" you can do. Why? because at most these apps will strip maybe 20kb from your 20+ MB registry hives, and may in the process delete something important. Steer clear.