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  1. #41


    Nice, does more than Ccleaner and such, windows own tools, should be safer than 3rd party.

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  2. #42


    Use CCleaner tool to optimize your computer speed
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  3. #43


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Quote Originally Posted by kaylagarcia View Post
    Use CCleaner tool to optimize your computer speed
    Plus defragment.
    Plus remove crap files.

    Plus wipe free space for security reasons

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  4. #44


    India
    Posts : 1,536
    Win 8.1 Update x64


    Thanks for the link David, will try it when I reach home.

    What is the security reason for wiping free space? Sorry for unnecessary questions
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  5. #45


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Quote Originally Posted by visruth View Post
    Thanks for the link David, will try it when I reach home.

    What is the security reason for wiping free space? Sorry for unnecessary questions
    In case the FBI wants to investigate your illegal Porn searches or some such sensitive information.
    You don't want it to be known you like underage sex with pigs or whales....
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  6. #46


    Fairfield County, CT
    Posts : 348
    Windows 7 SP1


    Quote Originally Posted by visruth View Post
    Thanks for the link David, will try it when I reach home.

    What is the security reason for wiping free space? Sorry for unnecessary questions
    When you delete something, it is still there, only hidden. It is not gone until that space is actually used again. That is the function of wiping the free space, it overwrites.
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  7. #47


    India
    Posts : 1,536
    Win 8.1 Update x64


    Thanks David, Richard
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  8. #48


    Quote Originally Posted by visruth View Post
    Thanks David, Richard
    FBI, India, seriously ???
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  9. #49


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Quote Originally Posted by CountMike View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by visruth View Post
    Thanks David, Richard
    FBI, India, seriously ???
    Interpol !

    They are active---

    Internet / Home - INTERPOL
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  10. #50


    India
    Posts : 1,536
    Win 8.1 Update x64
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