Crowned as the best Windows junk and temporary file cleaning and optimizing tool. CCleaner, has received an update from its developers to add Windows 8 support to the tool. The new and latest version of CCleaner 3.20 has now added support to Windows 8 and to latest versions of other popular software as well. It also brings Windows Explorer Context Menu Management to Startup tool.
The new Context Menu management tool will allows you to manage third party context menu items in the program interface. To access this tool, you need to click on Tools > Startup, and then on the Context Menu tab. Here you see a list of third party Windows Explorer context menu items that you can disable or delete.
The new Context Menu editor tool has two options to handle the Context Menu entries – Disable and Delete. Disabling basically just deactivate and hides the item from the menu list, it will be helpful in cases where you are uncertain about the future requirement of that particular item. Deleting will permanently removes the item from the Context Menu list and can never bring back to use.
The additional changes beside the above mentioned includes added Opera 12 support, history cleaning for Mozilla Aurora and Google Chrome Canary, and improved UAC bypass code. Piriform further more have improved accuracy for uninstall items installation date and size, Scheduled Tasks detection, and also the cleaning algorithm duplication detection. With the more optimized newer version, you can also have an improved file and setting removal when uninstalling.
The other remaining improvements have just been added to the core program including some major bug fixes over the earlier version of the tool.
The basic version of CCleaner is available for free to download and use and is more than enough for a computer which is being used as a personal machine. To download CCleaner, visit its official product website. You might want to download the Portable or the Slim version, as they do not include the toolbar.
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