Ashampoo WinOptimizer 9

Ashampoo Development GmbH & Co. KG (Shareware)

Ashampoo WinOptimizer 9 is a Windows maintenance application that cleans the system to ensure optimum system performance. The system maintenance modules included in the program are One-Click Optimizer, Drive Cleaner, Registry Optimizer, Internet Cleaner, Defrag 3, and Registry Defrag. These modules removes unnecessary entries in the registry, traces left by surfing the internet, and defragments the Windows Registry.

The software also features a Service Manager that allows users to manage the installed applications in the computer. The Uninstall Manager helps in removing unwanted applications and the faulty entries that come with them. There is also an option for automatic or manual optimization for the computer’s hardware. Advanced computer users can customize and configure Windows according to their needs. Ashampoo WinOptimizer 9 comes with several tools for customization including Tweaking, AntiSpy, File Associator, Context Menu Manager, and Icon Saver. These tools can be used for accessing hidden system settings, repairing and deleting of file formats, and many more.

Other features of the program include the following:
File encrypter and decrypter
HDD inspector that provides detailed information on S.M.A.R.T. values
StartUp Tuner
System benchmarking
File splitter and joiner

Ashampoo WinOptimizer 9 comes with a Backup Manager that can restore deleted data whenever necessary.