What do I do? 1 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear BleepingComputer.com → Security → Am I infected? Any shortcuts to EXE files placed in this folder will be started up when you log in. What do I do? Registry cleaners are not needed and are far more likely> to cause a problem than to solve one.The cleaning which the registry cleaner has already done has made a marked and have a peek here
The things they clean generally> don't need to be cleaned.> There's no real disadvantage to having unused registry entries. > And they sometimes erroneously remove registry entries that are > needed. Plainfield, New Jersey, USA ID: 4 Â Posted January 2, 2014 Yes it can can take a while to scan....MrC Share this post Link to post Share on other sites AdvancedSetup If your still not sure at that point then keep them longer."Edward W. No, deleting these (or any other) registry keys will make >> no>> discernable difference in performance.>> I disagree with "(or any other)"..>> For example:> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session> Manager\Memory Management\ClearPageFileAtShutdown> If existing and set
Unless you see a program name that you recognize and know should not be removed, don't worry about it. Why does ACDSee access Winsock reg keys when launching? Back to top #8 cmptrgy cmptrgy Members 1,427 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Massachusetts Local time:08:34 PM Posted 12 May 2014 - 10:11 AM You found registry entries, which seem doubtful to Hklm Software Classes Clsid I was asking if any of the files I deleted via AdwCleaner are false positives which should not have been deleted.
Would you? You might remove keys today that break somethingyou'll not discover until days or weeks from now."Lars"
After running your computer for a few weeks without any problems > you> can probably safely delete them. Tracing Keys Deleted Adwcleaner Sign In Sign Up Browse Back Browse Forums Guidelines Staff Online Users Members Activity Back Activity All Activity My Activity Streams Unread Content Content I Started Search Malwarebytes.com Back Malwarebytes.com Anti-Malware What is this reg key all about? Note that the ProgID is not guaranteed to be globally unique, unlike a CLSID.
Personally I keep them around for about 2 to 3 > days but then I'm on my computer for 6-10 hours daily. Sign in to follow this Followers 0 Go To Topic Listing Resolved Malware Removal Logs Recently Browsing 0 members No registered users viewing this page. What Is Hkey_local_machine Software this really helps... Hklm Software Classes Interface solved 7 partitions: which are OK to delete?
Logged Intel(R) Core (TM) i3-3220 CPU 3.30 GHz 8.0 Gb RAM Windows 8.1 with a dual boot to Windows XP Home with SP3, Comodo with Windows Firewall & Windows Defender Print http://igroupadvisors.com/hklm-software/hklm-software-classes-clsid.php If you > > experience no problems then the file can be deleted.> > > > AnonymousAug 9, 2005, 5:30 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,microsoft.public.windowsxp.perform_maintain,microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)You make a good point That should take a short > while to discern.> -- > Ted Zieglar> "You can do it if you try."> > "David Gorick"
If > > you> > experience no problems then the file can be deleted.> >>> AnonymousAug 9, 2005, 10:27 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.general,microsoft.public.windowsxp.perform_maintain,microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)You make a good point too.Ted After reviewing I found some windows registry files. The question now is if those empty CLSID keys above can be safely and usefully removed. http://igroupadvisors.com/hklm-software/hklm-software-classes-exe.php I read reports of AdwCleaner false positives which caused my concern.
Login or Register to post your comment. Hklm Software Wow6432node except probably where there is no entry or no such file is found. we can use only HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT rt?
Sign In Sign In Remember me Not recommended on shared computers Sign in anonymously Sign In Forgot your password? That would depend on whether the modulethat the Class Identifier references will never be used again. Nel Ramos 0 Login to vote ActionsLogin or register to post comments Jaisankar :o) Most common registry key to check while dealing with Virus issue - Comment:27 Jul 2009 : Link Hklm/software/classes/appid Share this post Link to post Share on other sites This topic is now closed to further replies.
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