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  2. SAS really doesn't require any external updater software trying to update it, the built in updater works perfectly fine be that in the freeware or paid version.
  3. By the way, the latest version is 8.0.1038 https://www.superantispyware.com/producthistory.html?id=SUPERANTISPYWARE
  4. Winapp2.ini additions

    Added: DetectFile=%CommonAppData%\Oracle\Java Reason: Crucial/Micron Storage Executive uses a packaged/portable non-installed version of Java that writes usage data in the location of FileKey2. [Java *] LangSecRef=3022 Detect1=HKLM\Software\JavaSoft\Java Plug-in Detect2=HKLM\Software\JavaSoft\Java Runtime Environment Detect3=HKLM\Software\JavaSoft\Java Web Start DetectFile=%CommonAppData%\Oracle\Java Default=False FileKey1=%AppData%\Sun\Java\Deployment\SystemCache|*.*|RECURSE FileKey2=%CommonAppData%\Oracle\Java\.oracle_jre_usage|*.* FileKey3=%LocalAppData%\Sun\Java\Deployment\*Cache|*.*|RECURSE FileKey4=%LocalLowAppData%\Sun\Java\Deployment\SystemCache|*.*|RECURSE FileKey5=%ProgramFiles%\Java\jre*|*PATCH.ERR FileKey6=%ProgramFiles%\Java\jre*\lib\security|*.bak FileKey7=%SystemDrive%\Users\*\.oracle_jre_usage|*.*|REMOVESELF FileKey8=%WinDir%\System32\config\systemprofile\AppData\LocalLow\Sun\Java\Deployment\Cache|*.*|RECURSE FileKey9=%WinDir%\SysWOW64\config\systemprofile\AppData\LocalLow\Sun\Java\Deployment\Cache|*.*|RECURSE
  5. Cannot install CCleaner 5.56 on Win2k3

    SSE2 is a processor feature. The patch would be XP Service Pack 3. But as it pertains to XP running on a tablet I haven't a clue if a tablet would have SSE2 capabilities or not. The failure to install could possibly be what Trium explained which is to make sure CCleaner processes aren't already running resident in the background which seems to be the common cause of failed installations in recent months. Other possible solutions to remedy failed installations can be viewed at: https://forum.piriform.com/topic/5739-solution-when-ccleaner-wont-install-or-download-windows/
  6. Yesterday
  7. What do you mean failed. Do you get error message? Does the installer quit unexpectedly? Is your xp computer fully patched with the SSE2 patch described above?
  8. @TwistedMetal This issue has not yet been resolved or an exclusion option added. Seriously?
  9. have you some "smart-cleaning" options active? perhaps as long as you have run this "services" in the background you cant install a new version over the older one manually.
  10. New version check error

    Thanks for that.
  11. New version check error

    I believe there has been a previous thread about this and it's simply a typo that hasn't been corrected yet.
  12. Just tried to check for update (out of curiosity). I use W10 Home (64-bit), build 1809 (17763.437). I get a message stating a new version (5.56.7156) is available to download ! https://www.ccleaner.com/ccleaner/update?a=0&v=5.56.7144&t=4&au=1 Downloading it just gives me the version I had before (5.56.7144), as I can tell by the website link posted above. What's going on please? Best Regards.
  13. Cannot install CCleaner 5.56 on Win2k3

    CC v-5.51 currently runs on my Windows XP Professional 32-bit tablet. I just tried to update to CC v 5.56. That update failed. Please explain why I can not update. Thank you.
  14. Computer made of pasta

    CC likes to eat allot, but may draw the line there, too many carbs!
  15. Just about any 3rd party defrag tools can cause that, and more-so if they're allowed to do a comprehensive/full defrag. On Windows 10 specifically when using a 3rd party defrag tool I only have them deal only with fragmented files that they list in their file list after an analyze, plus it means the defrag finished ages faster too, and I allow Windows Defrag to perform the optimization on it's own automatic schedule - that way it isn't re-doing what another defrag program has done.
  16. I set restore point to 10%, then restarted the machine, now I recovered 40% of my free space which is good ( even tho I lost 20% since the first defragg, but not gonna bite the hand that feeds me lol )
  17. Turn system restore off for your C drive. Restart, and then turn system restore back on again Allow Windows to manage the system restore space. Then see what Defraggler says now.
  18. Ok my friend helped me to find, my system restore point is using 143 Go Do I delet it ?
  19. Win 10 Yes I restarted the machine And how do I know ?
  20. What operating system are you using? Win 7, Win 10 ? Have you done a RESTART of your machine? How much space are you using for system restore points?
  21. I used Defraggler two days ago, and my free space went from like 40% to 70% So I called the friend who suggested me to use Defraggler, he told me to defrag one more time, so I did it this night, and now I literally have NO FREE SPACE ! http://www.noelshack.com/2019-17-1-1555922090-image.png I went from 40% to 90% of used space just by using defraggler ! I really need help now, can I revert all the work done ??
  22. If you ever need to reinstall after the first year and download the latest version. Your license code won't work with it. The same thing goes for if you follow the links from the frequent emails urging you to upgrade to the latest version. If you do that, your installion will change to the free version and your code won't work. The only way to keep using the Pro version is if you have the original installation files or update from within the program itself by selecting the "check for updates" feature in the bottom right hand corner.
  23. Computer made of pasta

    Wonder how CCleaner would deal with it https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/43jdw9/this-youtuber-built-a-working-pc-out-of-pasta?utm_source=mbtwitterus
  24. Glad it's solved. It's one of those settings that's easy to forget about, the same if enabling Wipe Free Space. I'm surprised they've never added an additional button for cleaning with something like: "Run Cleaner (Secure)", or "Run Secure Cleaner".
  25. The only pro features that you lose after a year is up are automatic updates and priority support. Though I don't know if software updater stops working too, I could ask admin though.
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  27. CCleaner Pro Lifetime Licence - why has it expired?

    I too thought that I had just bought a license, not a subscription. Went to Pro last year, and have a few weeks left. Deactivated the auto-renewal. Couldn't tell that there was a single/lifetime license purchase option. Am I missing something?
  28. I remembered that I had configured secure deletion, just to try. And I think that before cleaning did not take me 10 minutes but a few seconds. The problem is solved.
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