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  2. Update to version 5.60 Not Working

    See second part of this (the one labeled Error opening file for writing: )
  3. Are they entries which point to programs you have installed. For proper cleaning of the registry follow the advice in my signature.
  4. Hi, I am using CCleaner Pro on both my laptop and my desktop. All has been fine until this last update when my laptop will not update. The update download manager downloads the update file and I save it as recommended. I then click on the file and all appears to proceed as usual until the install window time bar tape starts to shake, and the following error message appears: "Error opening file for writing. C:\Program Files\CCleaner\CCleaner64.exe Click Abort to stop the installation, Retry to try again, or Ignore to skip this file" Nothing works, and the downloaded update file also erased from my Downloads file. Any help will be much appreciated, Many thanks, roadrabbit
  5. This New Version appears to clean the Registry, but the same items appear continuously.
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  7. Changing File Dates?

    Many years ago I had an experience with Mac cleaning software that changed the dates of the files on my computer - is this a concern at all with CCleaner?
  8. No progress after 3 days

    Simply reading a 1 tb disk (at around 150 mb a sec) should take about two hours, if my maths is correct. Recuva does rather more, it runs a normal scan first (which should be a few minutes only) and during the deep scan has to correlate the used (live) clusters with the unused, compare the first section of each cluster with a table of known file headers, build up a list in memory of what valid files it has found, and do all the other things I can't think of at the moment or just don't know about. In any event three days is silly. I doubt if anything good will come if Recuva ever finishes, but what it's doing heaven only knows. I guess it's an HDD, USB?
  9. No progress after 3 days

    How does it go if you start with a regular scan first?
  10. No progress after 3 days

    A deep scan on a big drive will indeed take a very long time.
  11. No progress after 3 days

    Hi all. I have a 1TB drive that lost its partition for some unknown reason. I re-formatted it and tried to recover files with recuva. After 3 days it shows 40 files found and 0 % progress. If I cancel the scan the list of found files shows approximately 340 files found. I am running a deep scan. Any suggestions as to what I can do? John
  12. If you are still using Nox player that may be why the entries cannot delete. I don't know a lot about Android emulators so perhaps someone else may chime in.
  13. Yes I do run an emulator (Nox) I have enabled hidden folders and files I do not see that folder in there
  14. Winapp2.ini additions

    Thanks for the new entries and the replies. Winapp2.ini update: https://github.com/MoscaDotTo/Winapp2/commit/367131458db7c42b76ebaa2d071f461b31cfec05
  15. Do you or have you ever used an android emulator on your PC ? You could look here and see if anything is there (you will have to enable hidden files and folders to see if anything is there or in ProgramData.) C:\Users\Yourname\AppData\Roaming\ChangZhi2
  16. So I have been evaluating speccy to possibly purchase. But there are all sorts of issues with this program. Mostly the stats provided on my system by your application are incorrect. My Motherboard is showing red at 118 degrees centigrade! I think at that temperature I would have a melted heap of silicon and plastic. Yet Asus AI Suite 3 shows 39 degrees, which is far more accurate. Your CPU temperature stats shows my CPU at idle at 51 degrees Centigrade. Again AI Suite shows 41 degrees. So now I am beginning to question if any of your stats within the application are correct?? Anyone else seeing these types of issues? thanks G
  17. Can someone please explain why I have a registry entry that keeps on coming back especially after it has been deleted by CCleaner? I do not see any file or folder that is named this on my PC. Thanks in advance for your replies.
  18. See here for a previous discussion about it with solutions: https://forum.piriform.com/topic/53177-how-to-disable-pre-launching-and-pre-loading-so-ccleaner-can-fully-clean-edge/
  19. ublock users

    Thanks for info trium
  20. This is the error I get now when I try to Clean MS Edge. I only started seeing it after Windows updated the day before yesterday. I went to the website and saw the link that shows you how to disable the pre-loading/pre-launching in regedit., but I'm not finding MicrosoftEdge on my laptop. I get to 'SOFTWARE' in Regedit, but not MicrosoftEdge. I'm running Windows 10.
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  22. ublock users

    ublock v1.21.4 gorhill released this Jul 22, 2019 This is an emergency fix for Chromium-based browsers only. The Firefox version won't be updated to 1.21.4. Remove fix to #3639
  23. The Firefox/Mozilla Thread

    ff v68.0.1 esr 18. july 2019 the same as ff v68.0.1 and Enterprise Enterprise Policy improvements: SupportMenu policy doesn't always work (bug 1553290) Allow the new ExtensionSettings policy to work with GPO on Windows (bug 1553586) Allow the privacy.file_unique_origin pref to be controlled by policy (bug 1563759) Developer Developer Information
  24. The Firefox/Mozilla Thread

    ff v68.0.1 18. july 2019 New macOS releases are now signed by the Apple notary service, allowing Firefox to properly run on macOS 10.15 Beta releases Fixed Fixed missing Full Screen button when watching videos in full screen mode on HBO GO (bug 1562837) Fixed a bug causing incorrect messages to appear for some locales when sites try to request the use of the Storage Access API (bug 1558503) Users in Russian regions may have their default search engine changed (bug 1565315) Built-in search engines in some locales do not function correctly (bug 1565779) Developer Developer Information
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    We're currently researching online privacy and what you might do to protect it. Please submit your feedback via our 5-minute survey - this will help us to decide the future direction of CCleaner and means that we can develop the kinds of tools that you'll find the most useful: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/V7D8P6Z Thank you! CCleaner Insight Team
  26. If the old hard disk is still plugged in perhaps change the boot order in the BIOS so that the new cloned disk has priority. And if that fails unplug the old hard disk.
  27. I recently cloned my 1st hard drive to a 2nd hard drive. In the process some of my Firefox profile files, on the cloned hard drive, were marked as the default ones. But when I run CCleaner (5.00.5050) Free, it's cleaning the non-default Firefox files on the 1st hard drive, even though they aren't the ones being updated every time I use Firefox. I realize this is an unusual situation, but is there a way to set CCleaner to clean the Firefox files on the 2nd hard drive. And it's not just the Firefox files, but my WinXP temp files (and others) on the cloned hard drive as also the ones being updated. So I need to point CCleaner at both hard drives. Is this possible?
  28. The Firefox/Mozilla Thread

    I jupdated to 68.0.1 and the contrast changed; all the screen colours in the Firefox browser now look 'washed out'. Has anybody else been affected in this way? EDIT. Looks as if it may not have been FFx that caused this. I had installed some CAD software yesterday, reverting back to the restore point from that installation seems to have cleared the issue.
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