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System Mechanic Free

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Very good
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out of 965 votes out of 3 votes

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    Apr. 06, 2016
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Editors' Review


System Mechanic Free helps you maximize your system's performance by addressing a number of common issues. Through this app, you can tune up multiple aspects of your computer to maximize both loading and processing speeds.


Lots of info: When you first open System Mechanic Free, you can take advantage of the various video tutorials and articles available to help you get a feel for all the software's features. The app itself also presents you with lots of useful information about what types of problems you may be experiencing and allows you to select which you want to fix individually. And it also provides warnings about potential security issues and makes recommendations about how to fix them.

Speedy: All of the processes we tested in this app were carried out quickly. The app also shows you how you can get your machine to start up faster by managing the number of apps that open when you turn the computer on.


Choppy navigation: This app's interface isn't the easiest to navigate. It's not too hard to find the features you're looking for, but they're not always where you expect them to be, so it can take a bit of poking around until you get used to the layout.

Bottom Line

System Mechanic Free is a good tool for speeding up you computer and helping you keep it running smoothly. While the navigation could be better, all of the tools you'd expect are there, and the amount of information provided about your system and its problems makes this a good choice for inexperienced users.

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1 stars

"Customer Service ? We dont need no stinking badges !"

October 12, 2016  |  By coffee/mmm

2016-10-12 06:17:59  |  By coffee/mmm

 |  Version: System Mechanic Free


You aint get no support .... ******* ! we gut yo money an you get whatever we feel like givin' you .


You aint get no support ... ******* ! we gut yo money an you get whatever we feel like givin' you .

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1 stars

"Good job at software maintenance but terrible support."

August 20, 2016  |  By Danny331911

2016-08-20 16:02:55  |  By Danny331911

 |  Version: System Mechanic Free


Good at operating system maintenance.


Support is deaf to complaints. Deceptive non-stop emails tricking you into adding time for upgrade. Upgrade that is included in purchase not available.


I been trying for sometime to download SMP 16 to upgrade from 15.5. But I always end up back with 15.5. Iolo support is useless and just tells me to do what I have already done several times to include completely uninstalling SMP 15.5 and then downloading again only to end up with the same version I just uninstalled. Right now, I'm fed up with iolo's constant emails that deceive me into adding time along with setting up double billing so that I'm paying twice for the same thing like *upgrading* from SM Supreme to Pro and ending up with a new subscription rather than the upgrade. Complaints fall on deaf ears.

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1 stars

"Stick With Free Version - Customer Service is Terrible"

August 20, 2016  |  By heyjude154

2016-08-20 08:12:18  |  By heyjude154

 |  Version: System Mechanic Free


Start with Free and stick with Free.


Customer Service is Terrible. Upgrade was bad. Hasn't worked since. And I'm paid up till 2020. If I could go lower than 1 Star I would have.


Emailed their customer service numerous times for fix (over past month and a half) Nothing. Uninstalled/Installed program numerous times - Nothing. I even bought a brand new Dell computer and tried installing - Nothing. I have a service I have paid for till 2020 and - Nothing. This is all for their Standard version. I did try their Free PRO version and guess what - it worked. I told them that and maybe pro-rate my account to the PRO version - Nothing. Terrible Customer Service and Practices.

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Full Specifications

What's new in version
Version 15.5 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.
Publisher Iolo Technologies
Publisher web site
Release Date April 04, 2016
Date Added April 06, 2016
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Maintenance & Optimization
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP/2003/Vista/7/8/10
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 50.1MB
File Name SystemMechanic_15.5.0.61.exe
Total Downloads 3,194,066
Downloads Last Week 509
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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