Portable FixMy10 v2.1.4
FixMy10 Portable is a useful tool designed for fixing various common Windows 10 issues. FixMy10 will help you to correct problems with file associations; Windows functions as well as restoring settings/registry associated with file associations and Windows functions that have been changed by viruses, malware, or other things that can potentially cause errors.
The interface is simple and function-driven giving you quick access to most of the common issues you may come up against. There are three main tabs to work with; File Associations Fixer, Restriction Fixer, and Advanced.
The Advanced tab includes fixes for your desktop and File Explorer including Explorer not starting, options on the desktop icon settings cannot be changed, missing recycle bin icon, and reset folder view settings.
Then as you scroll down you reach Internet & Connections; this section contains fixes like Reset Windows Firewall configuration, Reset host file to default, Flush Windows DNS cache along with a couple of other useful fixes.
And then lastly the System section; here you can fix items such as a non-working Windows Search, replace missing Hibernate option to the shutdown menu (Tim covers how-to do this manually), System Restore not working, etc.
FixMy10 can help eliminate the need to fix many common problems manually which can be complicated especially for the more novice user. With this app, as little as one-click is all it takes.
Repair file associations
Helps you to improve file associations, and restore them to their original state eliminating errors when running files with certain extensions.
Improve Windows functions
Helps you fix problems with Windows functions, including Task Manager cannot be opened, System Restore cannot be used, among others.
The Advanced tab provides a three-part panel:
- Desktop and File Explorer – such issues as Explorer not starting automatically, inability to change Desktop Icon Settings and icons or thumbnails not appearing can all be fixed. Folder view settings can also be reset here.
- Internet & Connections – reset such items as the Windows Firewall, Internet Explorer settings, and Internet Protocol, and Fix the Windows DNS Cache.
- System – Here you can fix Windows Search, the shutdown menu hibernate option, new device detection, Script Host Access, and System Restore