Reviews and Problems with Iolo System Mechanic Premium
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Value for money 8
Iolo System Mechanic 10
4 January 2011
Summary: Verdict: Iolo's System Mechanic 10 is a competent utility that can, in most cases, revitalise your rig. The software is very easy-to-use and doesn’t require any real expertise so it’s great for novices as well as for hardcore users.
Pros: Easy-to-use and intuitive interface, comprehensive repair tools.
Cons: The application will need to restart your PC a fair bit to get its work done, you'll need an Internet connection to activate it.
Summary: Iolo System Mechanic 8.0 isn't perhaps the miracle worker Iolo claims it to be, and many of its features can be accessed elsewhere, but it does do a good job of fixing the many startup and registry problems that afflict many PCs.
Summary: If you're not comfortable delving into Windows utilities the regular version of Iolo System Mechanic can easily pay for itself, helping you avoid forking over big bucks for a professional to clean up an aging, sluggish Windows installation. More-advanced users should spring for the Iolo System Mechanic Pro version to get their money's worth.
Summary: It is a fact of Windows life that your computer’s performance will decrease directly proportional to the use to which it is put – much to the delight of those who develop software to remedy this situation