Jump to content
CCleaner Community Forums

SoftwareRot

Members
  • Content Count

    2
  • Joined

  • Last visited

Community Reputation

0 Neutral

About SoftwareRot

  • Rank
    Newbie
  1. This is for Windows XP users who have used IE7 and now have IE8. If your system is stable and are not going to uninstall IE8 you can delete lots of junk left by IE7. Delete folder C:\WINDOWS\IE7 (contains IE6 to IE7 update rollback files) Delete folder C:\WINDOWS\IE8 (contains IE7 to IE8 update rollback files) Delete folder C:\WINDOWS\IE7Updates (contains IE7 security patches rollback files) Delete all folders from C:\WINDOWS\$hf_mig$ which include IE7 in their name Registry: delete all keys under HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Updates\Windows XP\SP0 which include IE7 in
  2. Add option which can be used to delete last failed ControlSet from registry. Just read value "Failed" from key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\Select (just to be sure perhaps check that it really has different value than Current, Default and LastKnownGood) and then delete controlset with same number. Finally set "Failed" value from key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\Select to 0
×
×
  • Create New...