Ace Utilities is a collection of tools to optimize and speedup your system performance. It contains utilities to clean the system registry, temporary files on your disks, erase unwanted applications and clear your Internet browser history, cache, and cookies.
Key features include:
- Registry cleaner.
- Disk cleaner.
- Browser cleaner.
- Fix broken start menu and desktop shortcuts.
- Duplicate file remover.
- Application uninstaller.
Ace Utilities lets you undertake a number of useful tweaks, such as the ability to control which startup programs load automatically with Windows. You can also find duplicate files, fix broken shortcuts and uninstall applications. Other features include secure file deletion, shred recycle bin, disk space analysis, and an empty folder finder.
Replaced a third party license/registration component with our own, resulting in a leaner setup. Some users might have to re-enter the registration code.
The startup Manager is now in sync with Task Manager's Startup tab.
Wipe Recycle Bin tool wipes only current user's Bin by default. Added option to wipe every users' Recycle Bin.
Shortcut cleaner now shows scanning info in the center of page. Also fixed a bug : when user scanned a second time, no items were found.
Startup Manager now scans 87 new locations for startup items
A new column in AutoStart Manager to show whether the file is digitally signed.
Autostart Manager now shows all scheduled tasks. Added option to show all tasks.
Added Filter box for Autostart Manager.
Added Filter box for Erase History > Plugins.
Registry Cleaner tool deletes invalid 'StartupApproved' items
'Check for new version' now provides an url to manually check if new version is available in case your firewall blocks update checking.
Minor GUI improvements
If a user chooses not to enable Explorer shell integration during setup, shellext DLL is not registered.
Improved Chrome history and Cache cleaning
Will delete compressed files when wiping RecycleBin even if the program fails to wipe it.
Fixed an issue with 'Openwithlist' scanning in Registry Cleaner tool.
Fixed an issue with firefox cookie cleaning.
Improved Edge Cookie cleaning.