Many of you may have used our freeware FixWin Windows Repair Tool. Here is another tool that will help you repair your Windows installation should you ever feel the need to. Windows Repair Tool guides you at every step of the repair process. In 5 consecutive steps, it offers options to undertake tasks to repair your Windows computer.
Windows Repair Tool
In Step 1, it suggests that do a proper power reset.
Next it suggests you scan your system for malware.
Then it suggests that you run the Check Disk utility.
In the next step if offers to run the System File Checker.
In the penultimate step it asks you to create a system restore point or create a registry backup, since the next step would involve making changes to your system.
Having done that, you click on the next tab to reach the final Repairs tab. The tool offers Basic, Advanced and Custom Mode. I recommend that you use the Custom Mode, so that you know, what changes you are making, exactly. Clicking on Open Repairs will open the repairs tool that will help you carry out the repairs.
The options include:
- 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
- And more.
Select all or choose only the one’s you feel you need. What each option does, has been explained in the side window. Click Start – you may have to wait for a while for the tool to complete its job.
You can download the tool from here. It offers a free version as well as a paid version that offers more fixes/features.
Thanks for the heads up Timothy Tibbetts.
You may also want to check out our freeware FixWin Windows Repair tool that offers you instant fixes for many of the common Windows annoyances and problems.