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Can't keep updates past 5.60

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I have version 5.60 and can update beyond that and run the update but when I return to use it again, I have to install the new update again so I have been using the 5.60 version and not updating. It is a Windows XP laptop from January 2007 but with 2 GB memory and 330 GB HDD both of which I installed several years ago so those are unrelated to the software problem.

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The 'Standard' installer for CCleaner versions 5.61 and above is not compatible with XP,.
So although you can run them from the installer itself they don't actually get installed. - With XP you now have to use the 'Slim' installer instead.

CCleaner is supposed to autodetect that you are still using XP and re-route you to the 'Slim' installer when updating, see these posts:

If that autodetect/redirect isn't working for you then you can download the 'Slim' build directly from this page:
Scroll down, it's the third one listed.

Download the Slim installer, make sure that your current CCleaner isn't running in the background (Smart Cleaning, etc.), and double click on 'ccsetup5##_slim.exe' to install.

The installed CCleaner is identical, but the Slim installer does not include any bundled offers.

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