Ashampoo WinOptimizer 17 – New technologies for up-to-date PC optimization

With WinOptimizer 17, German-based software developer Ashampoo releases the latest installment of their tried and tested system optimization suite that has now been 20 years in the making. WinOptimizer 17 features state-of-the-art technologies to optimize, boost and clean Windows computers. A total package, the suite now boasts 38 modules and comes with a new task scheduler module as well as a nifty ADS scanner to detect hidden data streams. Apart from a more detailed system analysis and better handling of browsing histories in Internet Cleaner, Ashampoo WinOptimizer 17 now supports filters in Duplicate Finder as well as Opera in Browser Extension Manager. Furthermore, installation paths and manufacturers are now listed in Uninstall Manager. Once again, all cleaner and tuner modules have been updated for greater compatibility and even better system tuning. The new user interface that comes with two skins provides better handling and more attractive visuals.

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Highlights:

• Boosts and slim down Windows systems

• 38 new and updated Windows optimization modules

• Reclaims disk space effectively

• Maintains disk performance and health

• Handy task scheduler for system maintenance

• Powerful browser extension management

• Uninstall Manager with more extensive application details

• ADS scanner for hidden data streams

• Full support for secure boot systems

• Features two program skins

• Start page with eight optimization tools

New and updated modules

WinOptimizer now features 38 modules for more efficient system analysis, tuning and optimization. The new Task Scheduler runs maintenance tools like One Click Optimizer at custom intervals and ADS Scanner helps locate hidden data streams. For better system performance and stability, all existing tools and modules have been updated, including new profiles for Internet Tuner, to ensure maximum compatibility and noticeable performance and stability improvements on all Windows systems.

Data privacy and security

Aside from the tried and tested cleaner modules that take care of web browsing histories, temporary files installation leftovers, AntiSpy and Privacy Control have also been updated to safeguard user privacy. Thanks to deep system analysis, data that could potentially endanger a user's privacy is now easier to locate even on multi-user machines. Users now have full control over the degree to which their files are synced or sent out, effectively putting a stop to nosy third-party applications and telemetry-based location tracking.

A fast and slim system

With Auto-Clean, Live-Tuner and Game-Booster, three smart automatic features constantly eliminate junk files, speed up application launches and optimize gaming performance. To prevent errors and instabilities and to improve overall system speeds, Ashampoo WinOptimizer 17 also processes the Registry and autostart entries or deletes invalid program shortcuts. Internet Cleaner now cleans web browsing histories more effectively and Uninstall Manager displays both install location and program manufacturer. Browser Extension Manager removes unwanted add-ons and extensions for popular browsers, including Opera. Duplicate Finder tracks down redundant files and now supports filtering for photo, movie and audio files. It's the perfect way to guarantee high performance and stability even after months of PC use.

Analyze and tune

The revised analysis tools now provide more extensive details on installed hard and software to track down performance impediments and error sources even for background processes. WinOptimizer 17 also tracks disk health and displays a warning when health parameters deteriorate. Additionally, a tweaking tool helps customize various Windows

New user interface

Ashampoo WinOptimizer 17 features a more attractive and intuitive user-centric interface with two skins to better meet the needs of its users.

Availability
Ashampoo WinOptimizer 17 is now available for $39.99.
The software is compatible with Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10.
Users can try out the software free of charge for 30 days.
All owners of a previous version are eligible for the Ashampoo WinOptimizer 17 upgrade for $15.00.

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With WinOptimizer 17, German-based software developer Ashampoo releases the latest installment of their tried and tested system optimization suite that has now been 20 years in the making. WinOptimizer 17 features state-of-the-art technologies to optimize, boost and clean Windows computers. A total package, the suite now boasts 38 modules and comes with a new task scheduler module as well as a nifty ADS scanner to detect hidden data streams. Back to top