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Component Registry Cleaner

Submitted on: 10/18/2019 4:43:09 AM
By: Nicholas Forystek  
Level: Advanced
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Compatibility: VB 6.0
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     Cleans the registry in a Class-ID manor, meaning when a term, and more often then not a term to search by would be ProgID, is found then also the Class-ID instance it maybe associated with is searched for then put into a list of final entries shown that will be expelled from the registry. Creates backup before removal, and a log during actual removal, it also uses another post for the registry API module (which I have changed between a few plenty, trying to be satisfied from WInME and greater, with interface and simply one as much as I can, of course text differences in OS's you may find this doesn't work out on WinME.

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