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  • Boosts Speed
  • Repairs Problems
  • Cleans Up Clutter

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The iolo System Mechanic is a practical utility that helps fix and speed up your PC. It boosts speed, repairs problems, cleans-up and protects privacy, and plugs security holes. Millions trust this top-rated software to speed up and repair their computers.

  • newegg Boosts Speed Automatically accelerate PC startup, internet speed, program operation, and gaming performance.
  • newegg Repairs Problems Diagnose and fix over 30,000 different PC problems using intelligent live updates from iolo Labs.
  • newegg Cleans Up and Protects Privacy Remove over 50 types of junk files, and wipe sensitive internet and chat history for a cleaner, faster PC.
  • newegg Plugs Security Holes Block dangerous program, system changes, and faulty settings.

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System Mechanic - Download
System Optimization
Operating Systems Supported
System Requirements
Any PC, Laptop, or Netbook/Mini running Windows 7, 8, Vista, or XP SP3 (32 or 64 bit)

256 MB RAM; 28 MB available disk space

Internet connection for license authentication and product updates


System Mechanic keeps your PC running like new. Fix problems, boost performance, and prevent errors from recurring. Millions trust this top-rated software to speed up and repair their computers.

Boosts Speed
PCs slow down over time due to everyday use. Simple tasks that used to take minutes now feel like they take hours.

- Startup Optimizer accelerates PC startup 22 ways
- AcceleWrite prevents file fragmentation
- Registry Revitalizer resolves registry problems and stabilizes Windows
- Program Accelerator re-aligns disjointed program files turbocharges program speeds
- Memory Mechanic reclaims wasted RAM in real time

Repairs Problems
With normal everyday use, PCs can accumulate problems that cause annoying errors, crashes, and freezes.

- PC Repair Wizard resolves problems and stabilizes Windows
- Drive Medic fixes hard drive errors to protect your data from corruption and loss
- Emergency CD revives non-starting systems and corrupted drives
- Internet Connection Repair fixes faulty connections and gets PC back online

Cleans Up Clutter
Without regular cleaning, PCs are plagued by gigabytes of junk that waste precious drive space and memory.

- Junk File Sweep finds useless files and frees gigabytes of wasted space
- Internet Cleanup clears web clutter and boosts online speeds
- CRUDD Remover eliminates system drag by pinpointing programs that tax your system
- Duplicate File Inspector finds and removes unused duplicate files and programs

Plugs Security Holes
Security flaws that an antivirus overlooks let hackers gain access to your PC, resulting in financial damage and data loss.

- Security Optimizer finds and plugs security holes antivirus products miss
- System Guard blocks unauthorized startup programs and configuration changes
- Registry Backup lets you roll back to a safe state if Windows is corrupted
- Tune-Up Definitions intelligent updates that protect your computer from the latest performance threats

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  • Beau D.
  • 2/5/2014 9:38:02 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

4 out of 5 eggsKeeps your computer fast and fresh!

Pros: 1. Can automatically keep your computer nearly as fast and healthy as when it was new, and sometimes faster
2. Extensive options for system maintenance and repair
3. Can address problems automatically, or alert you to issues

Cons: 1. Constantly bothers you with pop-up "suggestions," unless you dig deeply into the program settings and turn them off
2. iolo loves sending you e-mail.
3. Program settings can be intimidating to novice computer users

Other Thoughts: Simply put, System Mechanic does exactly what it claims to do. I have used System Mechanic on my primary workstation PC for 4 years, and, as an IT tech, love its extensive custom settings. It prevents excess system clutter and fragmentation, can repair many Windows file system and hard drive errors, and much more.

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  • Jesse M.
  • 1/13/2014 10:38:32 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

1 out of 5 eggsUseless

Pros: None. I do not know what it is supposed to do; I got bundled with some other software I wanted. But it cannot be made to work.

Cons: It absolutely does not work unless your Internet Explorer is version 9 or older.
First I installed it from my regular user account in Windows and used my admin password to authorize installation. Then it did not work, and it took me several days to get an email response from tech support telling me to remove and re-install it.
Second, after re-installation, it did nothing. Occasionally it displayed a horizontal bar in the lower right corner of the desktop, but no message and no interactivity. When the program was started manually, the program's window showed several error messages, and there was no way to resolve them or to get the program to do anything. Tech support replied after two days telling me to roll Internet Explorer back to version 9. I rejected this advice and posted more questions on my ticket. After a few more days, finally, they tell me that the program cannot work unless Internet Explorer is 9 or older. IE 10 was released in October 2012 and IE 11 in December 2013. Apparently this company is not doing any development for at least 15 months.

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  • Charles K.
  • 12/21/2013 8:44:29 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsHDD Rescued!

Pros: I was unsure how effective this product would be, but for the $4.99 blowout price I purchased anyway. Regardless, my laptop HDD was showing errors, so I tried it and SUCCESS! Nice little desktop dashboard tells me when I need to run again..

Cons: Can't think of any..

Other Thoughts: Hopefully my replacement SDD will arrive before the failing HDD takes a permanent dump..

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  • Allan S.
  • 12/19/2013 7:16:36 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

4 out of 5 eggspretty darn good

Pros: I've had this product for one year and have been mostly satisfied.

Plenty of tasks and cleaning, and unlimited PC installations.

Cons: Speeding up the internet usually lost the connection, and the entropy fighter (re-aligning files) in the past few months has magically led to more file scatter, not less.

Other Thoughts: I think it was free after rebate, but I've got AVG and I really don't need two products competing against each other. The price of $27 with a $20 rebate was spot on.

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  • Bennet A.
  • 12/17/2013 4:59:14 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

4 out of 5 eggsI am a System Mechanic proponent

Pros: It is the single best program with it's many fixit sub-programs that fix and keep my computer running clean and smooth. Most of the programs run automatically but some you just have to start. De-fragment program much better and faster than Microsoft's or any other one I have tried. This is just one example of at least 20 or more programs, I never counted them, that have kept my computers running smoothly for about 10 years.

Cons: You have to be careful with starting some of the programs on System Mechanic if you don't understand them. I don't understand some of the programs and stay away from them.
Example, scrubbing the hard drives clean. I don't do that.
But that is one of the programs that you have to start yourself.
All the good stuff runs automatically. I have to admit I have System Mechanic Pro but I started with just the System Mechanic that sold me.

Other Thoughts: I sincerely believe that System Mechanic Pro replaces most of the other programs on the Market.

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  • Kenneth G.
  • 12/12/2013 9:51:44 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsiolo system mechanic

Pros: Great software. Keeps my PC performing at peak. I would highly recommend this product...

Cons: none

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  • Neil G.
  • 12/4/2013 7:07:11 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsDoes great housekeeping

Pros: Cleans up the bad links and registry issues fairly well for the price. Was free downloadable so no wait for delivery.

Cons: Gets a memory error periodically, could be a hardware memory issue though so I'll only deduct one gold egg.

Other Thoughts: Was better in past versions, the GUI looks cheapened from before, but I especiallly liked it when the pro edition came with Kaspersky Internet Security.

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  • Chris D.
  • 12/1/2013 7:08:05 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year

1 out of 5 eggscomputer killer

Pros: cheap you should buy something better

Cons: If you have a computer you have to kill before your wife will let you buy a new one this software will do the job!!!!

Other Thoughts: There tech support has the longest line of hoops to jump through to reach anyone, I guess that way they don't have to really help you. Pay with paypal so you have half a chance of getting your money refunded when this kills your computer! Gave one egg because that is the lowest allowed!

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  • Daniel G.
  • 11/29/2013 9:09:22 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: less than 1 day

1 out of 5 eggsNewegg, you know better...

Pros: Without looking, this program does nothing that you cannot do better with a little bit of google-fu.

Cons: Anybody with PC knowledge will tell you not to trust programs like this.

Other Thoughts: If you liked this, you'll also like "Finally Fast" and any of the other snake oil PC companies out there.

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  • Bennet A.
  • 11/27/2013 1:58:13 PM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: more than 1 year

5 out of 5 eggsThe only program I have kept

Pros: It is the most thorough system program for keeping my computer running smoothly. It takes care of problems that for my limited knowledge level I have been unaware of. I sincerely believe that without this program my computer would have died a long time ago.
I have used System Mechanic Pro on two computers now. I appreciate this program very much. Also, the program hasn't slowed down my computer at all.

Cons: Not really a con but to get the most out of the Program you have to look at all functions of the program and follow the directions.

Other Thoughts: I truly hope it isn't true about the company going out of business. I depend on System Mechanic Pro to keep my computer running smoothly.

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