TuneUp Utilities 2014 User Reviews

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  • 1.0 stars

    "RIP OFF!!!!"

    June 9, 2013  |   By Analyzes

    Version: TuneUp Utilities 2014 13.0.3020.7

    Pros

    Is functional - does some things it claims

    Cons

    After using the software for a period of time, I got a "piracy" notice claiming my version was "unofficial" - it went back to trial version - wanting me to PAY FOR IT AGAIN!!! - with NO RESOLUTION or even attempting to verify my original purchase! Pay scam!!! - DO NOT PAY FOR THIS SOFTWARE!

    Summary

    SCAM!!! Tune up used to be good software, but lately has turned into nothing but a money scam!

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    "Will go back to "trial" version"

    June 9, 2013  |   By Analyzes

    Version: TuneUp Utilities 2014 10.0.2011.65

    Pros

    Functional- has decent options when working

    Cons

    Will go back to "trial" version after a period of time. You get a "piracy" notice, then the software will go back to "trial" - without even giving you a chance to verify your purchase! - nor will they verfify. You have to REPURCHASE if you want to keep it!

    Summary

    Rip-off. Questionable charging practices at best.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Don't use it!!"

    June 1, 2013  |   By delimony

    Version: TuneUp Utilities 2014 13.0.3020.7

    Pros

    Sorry, no Pros for this software

    Cons

    Makes your Windows slow!!!
    Only problems with the uninstaller.

    Summary

    Don't use it!!

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Very baaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaddddddddddddddddd"

    May 21, 2013  |   By Anoyss

    Version: TuneUp Utilities 2014 13.0.3020.7

    Pros

    I wish I never install it

    Cons

    makes your computer unstable
    a lot of programs will stop working
    wont let you uninstall easily
    acts like a virus when you uninstall it.

    Summary

    Advice:
    read the reviews before making a big mistake.
    make sure you have a restore check point before installing it to be in the safe side.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Not Compatible with Win8"

    April 16, 2013  |   By DVM25

    Version: TuneUp Utilities 2014 13.0.3020.7

    Pros

    None I can find.

    Cons

    Slowed down system performance dramatically, then refused to uninstall. I was forced to use system restore to return my system to normal, and I'm still experiencing problems.

    Summary

    Forget tuneup, this is actually worse than any malware I've come across. Terrible. Just terrible.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "More Chinese Crap"

    April 9, 2013  |   By bigtoe001

    Version: TuneUp Utilities 2014 13.0.3020.7

    Pros

    Nothing I hate it

    Cons

    Slowed my laptop down and damaged my reg. making it difficult to uninstall. Don't install it's crapware ....Windows 7

    Summary

    You've been warned

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Don't do it!"

    April 2, 2013  |  

    Version: TuneUp Utilities 2014 13.0.3020.7

    Pros

    Registry cleaner

    Cons

    The system optimization actually slows your computer down. I had to turn optimization off before I figured out TuneUP was the culprit.

    Summary

    Just don't bother wasting your money. I did and now I wish I hadn't.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Poor Quality"

    March 23, 2013  |   By scmp

    Version: TuneUp Utilities 2014 13.0.3020.7

    Pros

    It has been a good program, currently with the constant reminders update makes the program unreliable.

    Cons

    It has been a good program, currently with the constant reminders update makes the program unreliable.

    Summary

    I'm happy now to use Advanced System Optimizer.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Do not start installing!"

    March 10, 2013  |   By cod386

    Version: TuneUp Utilities 2014 13.0.3020.7

    Pros

    It may have some pros I'm not aware of

    Cons

    Very difficult to stop the installation process

    Summary

    I have windows 7 and this product tried to install automatically after installing winamp. I did not granted it administrative privileges but despide that, it was very difficult to stop it. I end up by restoring my system settings to a previous date. I will never try a program which foces me to install it.

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  • 1.0 stars

    "A B*tch To Uninstall"

    March 5, 2013  |   By PC_Hamster

    Version: TuneUp Utilities 2014 13.0.3020.7

    Pros

    Not one thing

    Cons

    Even after uninstall, leftover files (INCLUDING ATHE Explorer Context menu) CANNOT BE REMOVED on Windows 8

    Summary

    I **DO NOT** recommend using this on a Windows 8 machine DESPITE the developer's claims that it's safe to do so. KEEP IN MIND - Many parts of Windows 8 are STILL in the EARLY stages of development.

    BOTTOM LINE - I put this one in the WAIT UNTIL THE WINDOWS 8 APP IS RELEASED IN THE WINDOWS APP STORE category

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