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Startup program entry details:

RegistryMechanic (RMTray.exe)

This page expands upon the information already available for this entry in the Pacman's Portal Windows start-up programs database.

Not required or not recommended - typically infrequently used tasks that can be started manually if necessary

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Description:

Part of Registry Mechanic from PC Tools - which "is an advanced registry cleaner for Windows that can safely clean, repair and optimize your registry in a few simple mouse clicks!" This entry is created when Registry Mechanic is installed on Vista and loads the System Tray icon (RegMech.exe) and runs a registry scan at startup - if either are enabled. Run manually at regular intervals

Startup information:

Registry (Start → Run → regedit)

MSConfig (Start → Run → msconfig → Startup)

Windows Defender (Start → All Programs → Windows Defender → Tools → Software Explorer)

Log examples:

O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [RegistryMechanic] C:\Program Files\Registry Mechanic\RMTray.exe /H

Other information:

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