Program RegTweak

Program RegTweak

Change registry settings

2010 / updated: 02.MAI.2016:
Program RegTweak: - Change registry settings. Applicable on all Windows systems for modifying registry database.

Caution!: The program has been downloaded and used successfully by thousands of users, however use at your own risk. Read the rules ...

If you browse further down the page, you can read, what kind of settings can be changed by hand, one by one

If you do not want to waste a lot of time, manually changing the registry, download the program that will automatically make the changes, and in a blink

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For systems «Win7 and Windows 10»

- RegTweak: - For system Windows 10 Download...

- RegTweak: - For system Windows 7 Download...

- RegTweak: - For system Xp Download...

Attantion: Incorrect use of the description can lead to blockage, destruction of Windows system, which can cause re-installation, save sensitive data, and perform system backup. In case of problems please restart your computer in «Safe Mode» (press F8 on boot) and do a system restore

» In short

More than 50 data base settings can be changed, some convenience features that can be seen in the pictures below. Other useful features, hidden ones, that work in the background, are invisible, you can discover the effects using the computer

Win7, Win8 and Windows 8.1

Instant access to applications in Control Panel

It is often necessary to run programs as Administrator

This feature is hidden. After changing the database, when you click with the the right button of the mouse on any program, or file, appears one pop-up menu with this hidden feature

run programs as administrator

Windows 7

The Run ... command no longer appears on the Start menu in this version of Windows

RegTweak_Win7 program displays


» Changing database "manually"

«Win7, Win8 and Windows 8.1»

Change the registry database, as described below, by typing manually. Useful descriptions to change registry Windows. Use only at your own risk

Save sensitive data and perform system backup

» Opening the database

1.) - Press Windows + R keys simultaneously on your keyboard

Press Windows + R keys

On the left, bottom, appears window Run

2.) - Enter regedit, then click OK

Enter regedit

Database window appears

3.) - Double-click a record to change the values​​

Windows + R

Tip: After you open the database, double-click the line NAME the name you want to change by editing



In the opened database, change settings, in turn, following the route described below, and in the line "Name" click on records, found on the database (if any), and change the setting as described below

If no such record found, create one. Click with the right button of the mouse on an empty space in the database, then in the menu, select NEW-DWORD if this is necessary, or NEW-KEY etc., and edit


» What, and how to change

Only for the brave!!! Win7, Win8 and Windows 8.1 Change the registry, manually:

Activate boot optimization (boot files will bedefragmented)


Activate optimized memory management

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\MemoryManagement]

Activate quick launch bar:

"TaskbarWinXP"=hex:0c,00,00,00,08,00,00,00,02,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,aa,4f,28,68,\ 48,6a,d0,11,8c,78,00,c0,4f,d9,18,b4,00,00,00,00,40,0d,00,00,00,00,00,00,28,\ 00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,28,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,01,00,00,00,01,00,\ 00,00,8b,8a,0d,54,3f,1c,32,4e,81,32,53,0f,6a,50,20,90,00,00,00,00,40,05,00,\ 00,00,00,00,00,1a,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,28,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,\ 01,00,00,00 "Upgrade"=dword:00000001

Advenced settings in Windows Explorer for speed up system




















Small icons in Control Panel



Disable Cursor Shadow

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\ VisualEffects\CursorShadow]

Automatically end the programs that are taking a long time to respond

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop] "

Quickly terminate the programs that are hung

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop]

Speed up menu display - Accelerarea meniului:

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop]

[HKEY_USERS\.DEFAULT\Control Panel\Desktop]

Speed up shutdown time of Windows

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop]


End Processes automatically

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Desktop]

Enable Take Ownership option when files and folder are clicked

@="Take Ownership" "NoWorkingDirectory"=""

@="cmd.exe /c takeown /f \"%1\" /r /d y && icacls \"%1\" /grant administrators:F /t"

@="Take Ownership" "NoWorkingDirectory"=""

@="cmd.exe /c takeown /f \"%1\" && icacls \"%1\" /grant administrators:F" "IsolatedCommand"="cmd.exe /c takeown /f \"%1\" && icacls \"%1\" /grant administrators:F"

Speed up your PC by preventing the system to perform low disk space checks


No reboot after bluescreen


Optimize Paging Files

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Session Manager\Memory Management]
"PagingFiles"=hex(7):43,00,3a,00,5c,00,70,00,61,00,67,00,65,00,66,00,69,00,6c,\ 00,65,00,2e,00,73,00,79,00,73,00,20,00,32,00,30,00,34,00,36,00,20,00,34,00,\ 30,00,39,00,32,00,00,00

Remove shortcut arrow

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\lnkfile] "IsShortcut"=- [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\piffile]

Remove "Shortcut to" prefix on shortcuts


Show file extensions for known filetypes


Reduce Service Timeout

"SystemStartOptions"=" NOEXECUTE=OPTIN"

Changes the mouse hover delay time to 10 milliseconds

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Control Panel\Mouse]


Speed-up Windows

Remain useless files, spyware and viruses after install.

Speed Up »»
Windows clean install

Windows 10 can be installed in the same way as its predecessors.

Installing »»

Win7, 8.1, 10, Android, Linux compatible, high resolution images.

Wallpaper »»
Free web template

It's free for both private and business use. This web templates is responsive.

Modern design »»
Windows licence

Windows system are three types of licenses: Retail, OEM, and Volume License.

What licence »»

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Rufus »»
Dual Boot

Windows 10 system can be installed next to Win8.1, Win8, Win7, XP.

Win / Linux »»
Password on USB

Create a password recovery disk in Windows 10.

Forgotten password »»
Safe Mode

Safe mode is a special starting method in Windows 10 system.

SafeMode »»
UEFI mode

Safe mode is a special starting method in Windows 10 system.

SafeMode »»
Windows Mail

Win includes automatic email notification to manage accounts.

Windows mail »»
Phone sceenshot

Press and hold the Volume Down Button and Power Button.

Phone screen »»

For entire screen capture, you need the Snipping Tool program.

SnippingTool »»

Capture BIOS

Take BIOS Screenshots. Take a screenshot of the Bios.

Screen images »»
Capture web

FireShot takes full web page screenshots, and can save in PDF.

FireShot »»<
Capture with keyboard

There are several ways to capture an image on the screen.

With keyboard »»

Lock Screen Spotlight Images has been stored in hidden folders.

Spotlight »»
Web rapid

Can open hundreds of web pages with a single click in pdf.

Web capture »»
Num Lock

Keyboards have two numeric keys. One above the alphabet buttons.

Activate »»

Different resolution. At the home monitor is 4K, but at the office is only HD?

4K DPI »»

The Windows system requires to enter your password every time when start.

LogIn »»
Hidden settings

You can enable seconds display in the Clock, in the Taskbar.

Activate »»
Format HDD

New external HDD unit is unformatted "raw", so need formatting in NTFS.

Micro SD

Do not throw in trash if your micro SD SanDisk card send a error.

Formating »»
Find Device

Useful tool in Windows. Find Device makes it easy to wipe from web.

Find device »»

Microsoft team withdrew the espionage function «DiagTrack»?

DiagTrack »»
PC icon

Icons on the Desktop are comfortable when we want to get.

Activate »»
God Mode

Control panel settings in a single file, the tweak returns in system.

God Mode »»
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