When you start the WinUtilities Uninstall Manager, It displays an alphabetical list of all programs, games and tools that have added an uninstall entry to the registry. Select an entry in the list to view more information about the program. If you no longer wish to use a program, select it in the list and […]
Windows applications create several files on your hard drive for temporary data storage. Each time you run a program, install new programs, browse the internet, check your emails or print your documents, temporary files are created in your system. Over time, these junk and obsolete files can accumulate to megabytes of wasted hard drive space, […]
SWP means swap. SWP is a file extension for a swap file used by various operating systems (Windows or Linux). SWP files are located on a computer’s hard drive and it used by the virtual memory component of the computer to increase available memory. SWP files can be cleaned safely to free up your disk […]
On Microsoft Windows operating systems, starting with the IE4 Desktop Update for Win95/98, a thumbnail cache is used to store thumbnail images for Windows Explorer’s thumbnail view. This speeds up the display of images as these smaller images do not need to be recalculated every time the user views the folder. The explorer thumbnail cache […]
Memory dump files are made by Windows whenever your computer crashes and you see a blue-screen appearing in front of you. These dump files contain copies of the memory of the computer system when it crashed.