Discussion in 'Windows OS and Software' started by Papusan, Jul 13, 2018.
Testing the thread for bro @hertzian56
Just a note about (the nice, little) Speccy, previously no net connections afa I can remember. Like ccleaner, profits from a dose of firewall.
NortonLifeLock and Avast Merger would create a new cyber security behemoth
v5.84.9126 (18 Aug 2021)
Improving your CCleaner experience
Smart Clean no longer prompts you to clean certain browsers if they are closed via an automated process (addresses some ‘ghost’ cleaning notifications)
We’ve made it even simpler to use Health Check in subsequent visits to CCleaner
We’ve made it easier for you to know which drivers to revert if an update causes a problem
This new revert flow will also help us to understand where improvements to driver compatibility is most needed
The PC info section now detects Windows 11 correctly
An indicator in the app now tells you when your subscription is nearing expiry
Fixed some uncommon bugs in license registration
Fixed some Chinese character display issues
Need "seeker" aka guinea pig. Avast have released CCleaner v5.84.9143 (9, Sept 2021)
Please report if you see something nasty running in the background pushed from Avast Malware Group. Hence the need for guinea pig Thanks.
Used Glasswire to peek at internet usage; application connected to check for updates. No abnormal background activity. Application shut down completely on exit, no processes running keeping it alive.
This version resolves a bug that has been causing high load on our infrastructure, with some negative effects to the product experience.
We’ve made it easier to switch off a Smart Cleaning alert if you don’t find it helpful
Keeping your drivers updated
CCleaner now automatically scans for new drivers once per week
To reduce confusion caused by different vendors’ version numbering, drivers now display date published instead of version (the version info is still in the Driver Details screen)
Small accessibility and usability improvements
Getting started with CCleaner
We’ve added a short intro to the product to give newcomers a bit of guidance
Smoother CCleaner experience
We’ve fixed a crash that occurs when we try to clean Firefox that was installed with a non-admin Windows user account
We’ve added a warning when trying to register the paid product while not logged into an administrator account
v5.86.9258 (20 Oct 2021)
We’ve fixed a bug where cleaning and update notifications were interrupting fullscreen applications
Note: a notifications bug remains for users of Razor Cortex - we’re in contact with Razor and a fix is in progress
We’ve made improvements to Smart Cleaning notifications to make them easier to understand
We’ve updated some text in Health Check to reduce confusion
We’ve fixed a bug where using a VPN connection would show certain parts of Health Check as ‘offline’
We’ve fixed a bug in the icon menu that was hiding the ‘Exit’ button beneath the Taskbar
Speaking your language
We’ve fixed some Chinese character display issues in Health Check
We’ve improved how assistive technology reads out your current position in a list, in non-English languages
Far out, man!
We’ve fixed some drivers thinking they were born in the 1970s!
v5.87.9306 (16 Nov 2021)
We’ve improved Microsoft Edge Chromium cache cleaning
We’ve added new cleaning for Windows Event Trace Log (ETL) files
A more helpful Driver Updater
The feature icon now tells you when there are driver updates available
We’ve fixed an issue that meant that some drivers would not update on the first attempt
We've fixed visual bugs that occur on high DPI screens or high zoom settings
Long driver names now display correctly in the app
Easier subscription management
We've added a new menu where you can manage your CCleaner subscription and discover other CCleaner products
Additional bug fixes
We've fixed an issue in Software Updater where some 32-bit software was incorrectly claiming updates were available
We've fixed some non-English display issues in Health Check
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