Download Free FixWin – A One Click Windows Repair Kit

image You just have to love Windows as an operating system – it makes it so easy to DO so many things. Often however, Windows does not make it easy to UNDO, or “fix” things. It’s not uncommon that attempting to undo things, does nothing more than create additional problems.

If you are familiar with working with Registry entries, you can fix virtually anything, but…..

So, if you’ve been looking for an easy way to fix issues such as, Win Explorer not starting at boot up, CD drive or DVD drive is missing or not being recognized by Windows, or other programs, or the Device Manager is not functioning correctly (not as uncommon as you might think), then the recently released FixWin freeware application, could be the perfect solution.

It’s important to note however, FixWin does NOT scan for problems. You, have to recognize that you have the problem – the application will then correct the problem, provided of course it is one of the 50 very common problems the application is designed to deal with.

The FixWin interface consists of 5 easy to work with tabs:

Windows Explorer

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Internet & Connectivity

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Windows Media

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System Tools

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Misc. Additional Fixes

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How to use this application (from the developers):

We first suggest that you run the System File Checker Utility. The button provided on the Welcome page, will ‘run sfc /scannow‘ and will check for and replace any corrupted Windows system files. It is expected to take anywhere from 5-10 minutes. If asked to, do reboot.

Next we insist that you create a System Restore Point. The provided button will create one, called Safe Point. We always recommend that you create one before making any changes to your system. Should you wish or need too, you can always go back to this Safe Point.

Having done that, apply at most one fix at a time and restart your computer. Please check if things are to your satisfaction; and if not, you have the option of restoring back immediately.

Since this application does not require installation, it’s a perfect portable application to carry on your “tech tools” flash drive, for the times you get those inevitable calls from family, or friends – “Uh, I don’t know what I did, but….”

System requirements: Windows 7, Vista, (32-bit and 64-bit)

Download at: The Windows Club

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9 Comments

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9 responses to “Download Free FixWin – A One Click Windows Repair Kit

  1. leofelix

    Hi Bill,
    Thank you, FixWin is an excellent tool and Ramesh Kumar MVP is an excellent developer and “Registry master”.

    Regards

    • Bill Mullins

      Have to agree with you Leofelix – an excellent application. I don’t know Ramesh Kumar, but he’s certainly written a nice tight program.

      Bill

  2. John

    Hi Bill,

    Shame it is not suited to XP also, it looks like a good programme.

    Cheers
    John

    • Bill Mullins

      hey John,

      I hear ya. It’s a great application – maybe someone will come up with something like this for XP. I’ll keep an eye out – I’ve got two systems which run on XP.

      Bill

  3. FixWin it”s very interesting program.
    However nothing no indication after scan.
    And very good 🙂
    Thanks Bill for next info.
    From greeting.

  4. kingpin

    Hi Bill,
    This tool is excellent,too it not there for my Win XP SP3 system.
    BTW,today’s giveaway at GOTD is WINX DVD Ripper Platinum 5.9.2 which is really good.

  5. Alex

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