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Suggestion for "Spybot Search & Destroy" cleaning


APMichael

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Hello!

 

It would be great if CCleaner also deletes the unnecessary ZIP files in the update folder of Spybot. After the update process they are not needed anymore.

(Version 1.6.2, "C:\Program Files (x86)\Spybot - Search & Destroy\Updates")

 

And all the unnecessary backups of the windows hosts file. Every time you immunize your system Spybot adds a new backup file. I think keeping the latest one is enough.

("C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc", "hosts.yyyymmdd-nnnnnn.backup")

 

Thank you and kind regards,

Michael

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Tested the first suggestion, worked fine and didn't get any problems with SpyBot (didn't have to download those again etc). In the meantime this could be added to Winapp2.ini-file.

[spybot Search & Destroy Updates]
LangSecRef=3024
DetectFile=%ProgramFiles%\Spybot - Search & Destroy\Updates
Default=False
FileKey1=%ProgramFiles%\Spybot - Search & Destroy\Updates|*.zip

For hosts backups:

[spybot Hosts Backups*]
LangSecRef=3024
DetectFile=%ProgramFiles%\Spybot - Search & Destroy
Default=False
FileKey1=%WinDir%\System32\drivers\etc|hosts.*.backup

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