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Xavier Slim
Xavier SlimUpdated a month ago

Cleaning suite for desktop

CleanMyPC is a paid utility tool developed by MacPaw Inc. to take better care of your Windows desktop's health and performance system. It is a fully comprehensive cleaning software solution that will help you keep your PC free of any malware and useless files that eat up valuable disk space. Most important of all, it has the capability to remarkably speed-up your computer.

Easy and provides full control

With just a few simple clicks you can delete unnecessary files that tend to mount-up and waste valuable disk space such as temporary files, disk images, and all types of caches. This desktop clean-up solution can go very deep that it can possibly remove your ‘Most Recent' list in various applications, including Excel and Word once you've used it. 

CleanMyPC is clearly presented and its strongest point is that it gives you full control over what you clean. If you wish to only scrape your Firefox browser, you can have all the liberty to select only programs that you want to clean. What's more, it also gives you authority to clean only parts of applications that you want to such as cache, language files, and temp files. 

You need to be extra careful, however, especially when enabling it to clear up language files that you can possibly need later on. The entire process will be quick and you will always be updated on the status of the process with a status bar.

Is CleanMyPC safe?

CleanMyPC is guaranteed to be a safe cleaning program that you can add to your PC. It presents zero risks to your Windows system or user files. On top of that, it is equipped with a built-in Safety Database and intelligent analytic mechanisms during its entire scanning process. It aids to increase a superior system optimization tool, performs registry maintenance, and integrates an uninstaller. This solution tool eliminates files securely and accurately without leaving even a single bit.

Keep PC system neat

CleanMyPC is an elegant and excellent cleaning software that gives you maximum control over how you tidy up your desktop device. Its scanning process is highly-protected by a Safety Database that can be found within the app. Moreover, it is accurate and precise in removing unnecessary files. However, you still need to take extra precautions in some types as there are chances that the files you will probably need in the future will be eradicated.

  • There will be no updates released, only critical bug fixes.
  • Windows 11 is the last OS version to be supported by CleanMyPC.


  • Highly customizable
  • Quick cleaning
  • Gives you status readings
  • Speeds-up your PC
  • Compatible with Windows 11


  • Some data in language files that you will probably need later can be removed
  • Removes your ‘Most Recent' list in some applications

Older versions

Program available in other languages

CleanMyPC for PC

  • Trial version
  • In English
  • V
  • 2.7
  • (97)

User reviews about CleanMyPC

  • Carolyn Beaumont

    by Carolyn Beaumont

    help, have just bought it but it will not install. The 'download' green button just links back to 'buy now'. And the activation code wasn't accepted.  More

  • Anonymous

    by Anonymous

    This program is awesome and very uselful for home users. When your windows operating system goes slow, you need only this program.


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