Articles tagged: registry

What’s the Best Registry Cleaner? What to Use, and Not

The best registry cleaner is none at all. There may be cases where you want to use one, though, and I’ll review which I’d use and how to use them safely.

Tip of the Day: Remove the Background Image for Windows Sign-in

I’ve Lost the Password to My Windows Administrator Account. How Do I Get it Back?

It turns out that resetting your Windows account password is frighteningly easy as long as you have physical access to the machine.

Why Doesn’t Microsoft Dump the Registry?

The registry is just a database, and needed for the complex issues it solves. It’s true that things can go wrong.