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windows-tools is described as 'This is a toolset for improvement of performance of Windows desktop and server operating systems. Much gratitude goes to Ponderworthy folks and friends for much input, a good bit of which can be read at notes.ponderworthy.com' and is a System Cleaner in the os & utilities category. There are more than 100 alternatives to windows-tools for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Android, Mac and Android Tablet. The best alternative is BleachBit, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like windows-tools are CCleaner, Glary Utilities, Tron Script and Clean Master.

windows-tools alternatives are mainly System Cleaners but may also be Software Uninstallers or Duplicate File Finders. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of windows-tools.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows
  • PowerShell

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  1. BleachBit icon

    BleachBit

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Blackberry
    • PortableApps.com

    BleachBit deletes unnecessary files to free valuable disk space, maintain privacy, and remove junk.

    ⚫︎ Ad-freeBleachBit doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedBleachBit is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ PortableBleachBit can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    BleachBit 1.9.3 on Windows 10 showing Firefox preview
  2. CCleaner icon

    CCleaner

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    CCleaner is a system optimization/cleaning tool. It removes unused files from your system, allowing Windows to run faster and freeing up valuable hard disk space. It can also clear your internet history and act as a fully featured registry cleaner.

    ⚫︎ PortableCCleaner can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Bundleware

    The software tries to install Avast too - Spyware, runs in background and collects information to send to Avast. Background mode can be disabled, but gets re-enabled on each run - Shows pop-up system wide ads from time to time

    General Cleaner


  3. Glary Utilities offers numerous powerful and easy-to-use system tools and utilities to fix, speed up, maintain and protect your PC.

    ⚫︎ PortableGlary Utilities can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Windows 10 / 5.66
  4. Tron Script icon

    Tron Script

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Tron is a collection of programs, tools, utilities, and Windows functions that are all scripted together.

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  5. Clean Master for PC is a cleaner of junk files and a computer optimizer. The desktop tool removes invalid, temporary, and cache files that tend to slow down a device. It targets over 500 applications and cleans software junk left behind.

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    Warning

    The Android version of Clean Master was removed by Google in 2020 from the Play Store including all Cheetah Mobile's apps "for violating our disruptive ads policy and disallowed interstitial policy."

    Clean Master for Windows


  6. Make your old PC live longer — and your new PC run faster — with AVG TuneUp. Our PC optimizer comes with revamped Sleep Mode technology to boost your PC speed and performance, and Disk and Browser Cleaners that free your storage space.

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  7. Advanced SystemCare, all-in-one PC optimization utility, specializes in ONE-Click solutions to detect, clean, repair, speed up and eventually protect PC. This "must-have" tool is 100% safe with no adware, spyware or viruses.

    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedAdvanced SystemCare is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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    Bundleware

    The installer contains adwares. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/

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  8. Award-winning optimizer that will clean, fix and speed up your PC in a few simple clicks. Experts recommend BoostSpeed as effective, fast and a program the entire family can use.

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    Wise Care 365

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Wise Care 365 is a bundle of important registry, disk, and other system utilities for your PC. Easy to use and effective, it is the best solution to improve your PC's performance. Get Wise Care 365 and your computer will never run slow again!

    ⚫︎ LightweightWise Care 365 consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    WinExt Free

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Powerful Win utilities: fix registry, clean junk, protect privacy, optimize system, quick launch, find duplicates, folder size, see more recent resources, activity monitor, batch operation, synchronization, disable context menus, skip UAC, trace file.

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