Commands needed to use Scanreg command switches for use when the computer is booted into
Command Prompt or DOS mode.
Shows a help screen.
Backs up the Registry.
Restores the Registry; you're asked to choose from the backed-up versions.
Repairs the Registry.
Optimizes the Registry.
After you run a registry cleaner reboot and hold the CTRL button down, until you get the boot menu.
Choose Command prompt only. At the C:\> type 'scanreg /opt' and press enter (this will clean up
the unused space left in your registry by all the deleted entries which can lead to possible
At the next prompt for insurance, fix your registry, ie correct any errors by typing this:
scanreg /fix >press enter
At the next prompt type 'win' and press enter to restart Windows.