Windows 10: 3rd party utilities

Discus and support 3rd party utilities in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; A ms phone tech once told me to not use any 3rd party utilities such as ccleaner (and there are many others) and just rely on Windows to take care of... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by mxyz, Jun 6, 2019.

  1. mxyz Win User

    3rd party utilities


    A ms phone tech once told me to not use any 3rd party utilities such as ccleaner (and there are many others) and just rely on Windows to take care of everything. Before he told me this, I had used ccleaner and it seemed to clean a lot of stuff. Frankly I never noticed a difference in my computer's functioning although it did feel good to see all the stuff being cleaned. After the phone call I uninstalled ccleaner and stopped using it. Once again I didn't notice any difference in function. I have 2 questions: Do computer savvy people use these types of utilities and do they actually make a difference. Thanks

    :)
     
    mxyz, Jun 6, 2019
    #1
  2. RolandJS Win User

    3rd Party Utilities


    Are you by chance running a 3rd party utilities that helps with "safely removing attached devices," and/or "cd-dvd EZ-kwik ejection"?
    Reason for asking: Some time ago, I ran such utilities for a couple of days, my hard-drives also showed up as "removable," so I removed the utilities. No more problem.
     
    RolandJS, Jun 6, 2019
    #2
  3. Redwolf Win User
    3rd Party Utilities


    No I'm not using any 3rd party utilities. I think this problem stemmed from when I used the Samsung Magician software, and it created a partition I didn't really ask for. I didn't initially have the problem on Windows 7 pro but then it mysteriously appeared, which is exactly what happened on Windows 10 pro.
     
    Redwolf, Jun 6, 2019
    #3
  4. Yaqub K Win User

    3rd party utilities

    Windows Mail and 3rd party messages

    Hi,

    Thank you for posting on Microsoft Communities.

    Please assist me with the following information related to this issue:

    • May I know what exactly do you mean when you say "download messages from 3rd party into Windows Mail"?
    • Are you referring to Mail app on Windows 10? If so, are you able to receive any send email via Mail app?

    If you are facing issues with Mail app, I suggest
    run the in-built Windows Store app troubleshooter and check. Follow the steps:


    • Press Windows Key + X..

    • Click on Control Panel.

    • Select Troubleshooting.

    • On the left pane, click on View All.

    • Click on Windows Store apps to run the troubleshooter.
    Let us know if the issue is resolved or if you require further assistance.
     
    Yaqub K, Jun 6, 2019
    #4
Thema:

3rd party utilities

Loading...
  1. 3rd party utilities - Similar Threads - 3rd party utilities

  2. Shortcut to toggle light / dark mode natively (without 3rd party utility) ?

    in Windows 10 Ask Insider
    Shortcut to toggle light / dark mode natively (without 3rd party utility) ?: [ATTACH] submitted by /u/wozmatic [link] [comments] https://www.reddit.com/r/Windows10/comments/j1vb64/shortcut_to_toggle_light_dark_mode_natively/
  3. 3rd party webcam

    in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware
    3rd party webcam: I recently installed a 3rd party webcam to my Windows 10 XPS 13. I often have to restart to access it. I don't want disable the integrated camera because it works to identify me. I would like to make the new Webcam the default. When I follow instructions and right click on...
  4. 3rd party sites

    in Windows 10 Software and Apps
    3rd party sites: Why can I not access websites that are emailed to me. For example,,, if someone emails me a money transfer,,, it will not open to the banking page. If "Prevention" sends me a link to health topic,,,, I cannot open it. Please help! :-...
  5. 3rd party password managers

    in Windows 10 Customization
    3rd party password managers: I'm looking for a reliable password manager program that is compatible with Windows 10. This may not be the correct place to ask this question but can find no other venue. Thanks....
  6. 3rd Party Company

    in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    3rd Party Company: I did a search for MS tech support and 855-345-8210 was a search result, so I called the number. I needed help with Outlook. The rep said MS no longer supported Outlook, and they were the company that handled Outlook support. I gave them access to my computer. They fixed the...
  7. Install 3rd Party Software

    in Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade
    Install 3rd Party Software: I attempted to install 3rd party software (IObit Uninstaller) by double-clicking on the downloaded .exe file in my Download folder. I received the following Windows 10 message window: "Windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file. You may not have the...
  8. 3rd Party cookies Blocker

    in Browsers and Email
    3rd Party cookies Blocker: Using Windows10, how do I turn off the 3rd party cookies blocker please? I am trying to access a bona fide web site which will not allow me access because my 3rd Party Cookie is blocking me. 123839
  9. Windows Defender or 3rd party?

    in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    Windows Defender or 3rd party?: Ordinary PC, running Windows 10 Professional ver 1803 I run some Adobe software. And it has a few performance issues. When I related the situation in the Adobe forum, they recommended completely shutting off whatever antivirus I'm using to see if that fixed the problem....
  10. 3rd party antivirus software

    in AntiVirus, Firewalls and System Security
    3rd party antivirus software: I'm thinking about getting Trend Micro antivirus software for my laptop. Is Trend Micro compatible with Windows 10 Home version 1803? Has anyone used Trend Micro and if so, how do you like it? Thank you for your time....

Users found this page by searching for:

  1. 3rd party utilities

    ,
  2. 3rd party utilities windows