Most often the average Windows users is stumbled with a situation where he is unable to fix normal windows errors which include registry errors, common windows problems, file permissions, problems related to browsers like Internet Explorer, Windows Update issues, issues related with Windows Firewall and many more. Most novice users and even many average users are unable to fix these small issues unless they take help from a technician or a geek friend.
Today we will talk about a small freeware tool Windows Repair (All In One) which can help common users fix all these small issues and hopefully can save these users from doing a reinstall in case of few bigger issues caused due to malware or virus infections.This tool helps to restore Windows default or original settings which often fixes the issue without doing anything else.
Tweaking.com – Windows Repair is an all-in-one repair tool to help fix a large majority of known Windows problems including registry errors and file permissions as well as issues with Internet Explorer, Windows Update, Windows Firewall and more. Malware and installed programs can modify your default settings. With Tweaking.com – Windows Repair you can restore Windows original settings.
Tweaking.com – Windows Repair can do the following:
- Reset Registry Permissions
- Reset File Permissions
- Register System Files
- Repair WMI
- Repair Windows Firewall
- Repair Internet Explorer
- Repair MDAC & MS Jet
- Repair Hosts File
- Remove Policies Set By Infections
- Repair Icons
- Repair Winsock & DNS Cache
- Remove Temp Files
- Repair Proxy Settings
- Unhide Non System Files
- Repair Windows Updates
This tool can be good for novice and average users who want to fix common windows problems without going much into the technicalities. Its a good tool but as its a automated tool, sometime it may cause more issues if you are not sure of what you are doing. So before trying to fix things using this, you must have backups like registry backup , if you are unsure of what you are doing.
The tool does give you a option to create a system restore point for your system before starting any repairs. You must create a system restore point though I know most users avoid doing that if a option is there to skip this step. Also, the repairs cane be done in three modes.
- Basic Mode: This will run only the most basic, safe repair options. Extra advanced repairs are disabled.
- Advanced Mode: Runs more advanced repairs while leaving a few disabled.
- Custom Mode: Every repair is available. The program will remember your repair choices the next time you choose custom mode.
Just choose the mode as per your level of understanding. Advance mode should be avoided by novice users.