Registry Wizard

Registry Wizard

Download Editors' Rating:
3
Good
Average User Rating:
2.0
out of 2 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1
  • Total Downloads:
    10,421
  • Date Added:
    Apr. 27, 2006
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    208.65KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    3
  • Platform:
    Windows

Editors' Review

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This application removes unneeded and faulty Registry entries, although it covers a limited scope of error types. Registry Wizard's basic, uncomplicated interface can be understood at first glance. The program's error scan identifies critical missing system services and invalid file extensions along with noncritical broken references, invalid fonts, and orphaned help files. A detailed summary of number of items scanned, errors found, and time elapsed are displayed on the main window. Registry Wizard did well in our tests, completely deleting scanned errors. It automatically creates a backup of deleted Registry items that can be restored if necessary. In our tests, this utility identified for deletion some important Registry entries, so as with every Registry cleaner user awareness is important. Novice to intermediate users should seek out a safer Registry cleaner, while advanced users may find this freeware suitable for removing very basic Registry errors.
 
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User Reviews
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3 stars

"It's primitive, but does the same."

April 11, 2007  |  By guy_moylan

 |  Version: Registry Wizard 1

Pros

It cleans the basic registry.

Cons

Because it's primitive, there are some current registries that it doesn't fix.

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1 stars

"Scary, very scary software..."

April 27, 2006  |  By neobruce

 |  Version: Registry Wizard 1

Cons

I was initially impressed by this program because the registry scan was very fast. However that quickly turned to concern when it claimed to have found 676 problems/errors in my registry.

I already use a few different registry cleaners plus I don't install a lot of software so my registry is usually quite clean. I wasn't expecting to see more than a few dozen keys needing some fine tuning.

As I looked through the list of "errors" to be fixed I realized that if I actually used this program to repair these "errors" my machine would be most likely become unusable. Sure, the power button might still work but I would lose my DVD drive, my internet connection, the ability to ever uninstall ANYTHING... the list goes on.

The program also claims to be able to backup and restore the registry but the buttons on that tab are labeled "delete" and "restore". I was afraid to try either one of them.

I wish anyone the best if they want to risk trying this program out, you're braver than I am.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher STSoft
Publisher web site http://geocities.com/sergey.tikhomirov/regwiz.html
Release Date April 27, 2006
Date Added April 27, 2006
Version 1
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory System Utilities
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 95, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Me, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows
Additional Requirements Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server
Download Information
File Size 208.65KB
File Name regwizard.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 10,421
Downloads Last Week 3
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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