Restoro Review: Is Restoro The Best PC Cleaning and Optimization Tool?
Restoro is often hailed as one of the PC optimization tools. It helps remove malware from your computer and also helps optimize your PC for maximum performance. In this Restoro PC repair tool review, we will delve deeper into this PC cleaning software and find out if it’s worth the hype.
Restoro is an all-inclusive PC cleaning and optimization software that helps fix common issues because of which your computer might not be delivering the performance it should. It is developed by Restoro Ltd. It is headquartered at Doughlas in the Isle of Man.
The tool doubles up as a tool to get rid of malware and potentially unwanted items. It also helps restore registry values and settings which might be compromised by viruses and other malicious threats. One of the reasons why Restoro is able to replace damaged or misplaced files is because its online database consists of over 25 million authentic, updated, and pristine Microsoft files.
PC optimization and malware removal
Automatic PC diagnosis
Removes redundant junk such as temporary folders.
Registry repair and fixing common
Gives you a picture of which hardware components may need to be replaced
On a pricier-end and to resolve an issue you need to signup for a premium subscription
Lacks customization and customer support
Why Do Your Need Restoro?
We perform a variety of tasks on our computer, installing an end number of applications daily. These activities put a lot of stress on your computer. Also, with the increase in malware attacks, you never know when you might have to defend your computer and data against one such attack.
That’s where you need PC cleaning software like Restoro. At the outset, it helps fix all those issues which might be taking a toll on your computer. Restoro is also known as an efficient repair tool as it replaces corrupt or missing files with the healthy ones making sure that no damage is caused.
Apart from being a great PC cleaning and repair utility, in a way Restore is also a great Antimalware tool. It scans your computer for malware, Trojan, spyware, potentially unwanted programs, and many other threats and helps you remove them.
Operating System: Windows 11/ 10/ 8.1/ 8/ 7/ Vista and XP
Languages Supported: 19 including English, German, French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Turkish, and many others.
Memory: Minimum 512 MB RAM required
Hard drive space required: Minimum 10 MB
Processor: Intel Pentium 800 MHz or higher (or equivalent)
2. Once Restoro installs, it will ask you to run an initial scan, click on Yes.
3. Let the scan complete.
4. Restoro will compile all the issues such as the presence of malware, broken registry items, privacy traces, junk files, etc at once.
5. You can resolve all the issues at once by clicking on the green-colored Start Repair button as shown in the screenshot below
Or, you can click on each of the items from the left-hand pane, review them and then click on the View & fix button. For example, to review the Privacy Traces left by your browser, you can click on the Privacy Traces option from the left-hand pane and then from the right-hand side, you can click on View & fix button.
85% - Very Good
Restoro for Windows has a straightforward interface. After the initial scan, you can choose to fix all the issues at once, for which you have a big green colored button at the bottom right corner of the interface. Although, Restoro also lets you look into the various issues as well. The various areas that need to be looked into are clearly enlisted on the left-hand pane as categories. For example, you check your PC for Malware, fix Broken Registry items or fix Crashed Programs, etc. You can click on each of these items and then take necessary action by further clicking on the clearly placed View and Fix button.
75% - Good
1. Complete Hardware Scan
One of the first tasks that Restoro for Windows does is that it compiles data about your PC. more specifically, it diagnoses your system configuration and hardware and identifies the core issues because of which your computer might not be functioning as it should be. It gives you a brief summary of the various specifications of your computer, including the local drives, your CPU temperature, and model, the graphics card you are using, the available space on your hard drive, etc.
2. Malware Removal
Restoro is a software that helps remove all instances of malware and potentially unwanted applications from your Windows computer. Once repaired, it replaces all corrupted files with healthy ones.
3. Identifies Crashed Programs
Crashed programs are known to cause stability issues on your computer. However, it is impossible to manually identify every defaulting program. Restore helps in identifying and fixing all such apps in real time before they can cause damage. These apps include Windows’ built-in apps as well as the third-party apps that you have installed on your computer and some of which might have crashed at an unusual frequency during the course of the past few months. The best part is that you can click on each of these items and check for yourself the instances at which an application crashed.
4. Junk Files
You may not even realize, but a large amount of space is occupied on your computer by temporary and junk folders. Under normal circumstances, they are hard to track and they slowly clog your storage space.
Even as a free PC repair tool, Restoro does a great job at enlisting all such files and folders. It also tells you how much space you will be able to free up by fixing such junk and redundant items. Again, you can view each item and fix them or click on the Start Repair button and all such issues will be fixed automatically.
5. Clean Broken Registry Items
Broken registry items can impact your PC’s performance gravely. These appear due to system issues or if an application was not uninstalled properly. It is always recommended to not tweak registry items as they can leave your PC inoperable. A specialist tool software like Restoro helps in repairing damaged registry items or replacing the ones that are missing. And, while Restoro can help you in removing defective registry entries, it can even help you keep them organized and compact.
6. Privacy Traces
When surfing the web, we unknowingly generate sensitive information. ISPs, advertisers, browsers, and other websites bank upon this data and thereby put your privacy at risk. As a prudent PC cleaning software, Restoro detects such privacy issues and tracking cookies that are generated by your browser You can then view and fix these issues and safeguard your privacy.
70% - Good
Restoro frequently rolls out updates so as to ensure better features and resolve bugs if any. However, we could not find a direct way to update the PC cleaning software manually. Although, whenever there is an update available on Restoro’s side, you will be notified and then you can fetch the update going forward.
70% - Good
Restoro does offer a free version where you can conduct a scan to identify issues, however, if you intend to resolve them, you can choose from one of the three plans namely – Basic, Premium, and Extended.
There is also a limited free trial which lets fix individual issues (and not all at once). To avail this free trial, first register by signup using your email ID, you will then receive a temporary license key.
The Basic variant lets you access full features, but, this variant offers you one-time use. With Premium and Extended variants you get an unlimited use for 1 year, the only difference between the two is that while the Premium variant does not offer multi-device repair and protection, the extended variant also offers the same.
Even if you compare Restoro PC repair tool with some of the other competitor tools, Restoro works at a decent speed. To begin with, the free PC repair tool from Restoro installs in a matter of a few minutes. The initial scan being comprehensive in nature will take approximately 5 minutes to complete. Furthermore, individual issues can be fixed in a matter of seconds. Talking of complete repair, it might differ from individual to individual. However, on average, and based on the experience of users, you can expect 45-60 minutes for the repair to complete. Other factors that may make or break the repair speed are your internet connection, the scope of repair, and hardware specs.
80% - Good
There are various channels through which Restoro ensures that the queries of customers are resolved. The only downside here is that they don’t have a live chat option.
First and foremost, there are PC maintenance tips that can help you keep your PC secure and stable
Then there is a dedicated FAQ’s section where you can find answers to most of your technical and non-technical queries and that too in your language.
Another way you can get your queries resolved is by raising a support ticket for any issues faced during a scan, billing, or if you have any license issues.
You can even drop in your queries or feedback via online form and you can expect a prompt reply from their support staff.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q1. Should I use Restoro?
Yes, you can safely use Restoro to keep tabs on malfunctioning programs that have a history of crashing now and then. You can even fix registry items and other common errors that often boggle down Windows users. You can also regularly check your computer for privacy traces left by your browser or malware.
Q2. Is Restoro PC repair tool safe?
The application was not flagged as malware when passing the setup file from an Antivirus tool or even after installing Restoro. It helps detect malware on your computer and fixes it in a way that replaces corrupt files with healthy ones, thanks to its updated database of Microsoft files.
Q3. Is Restoro PC repair tool free?
Restoro PC Repair tool offers a free trial during which you can conduct a scan, but to resolve the enlisted issues, you will have to choose from one of the premium variants.
Q4. Does Microsoft approve Restoro?
Restoro has been marked as safe by Microsoft security and many other antivirus utilities.
Q5. Is Restoro spyware?
No, Restoro is not spyware. It can help you avoid potentially unwanted programs and websites that may pose as spyware and put your online privacy at risk.