Software Update: CCleaner 5.68

Piriform has released version 5.68 of CCleaner, the latest version with support for Windows Vista and XP. This program can be used to clean various parts of Windows. This includes temporary Windows and Internet files, but also unnecessary junk from a large number of other programs, including Windows Media Player, Google Toolbar, Microsoft Office, Photoshop, WinRAR and so on. In addition, the number of programs CCleaner can clean up can easily be expanded with the CCEnhancer program.

In addition to cleaning, CCleaner can also fix errors in the registry and shortcuts, modify the list of programs that start with Windows, and it is possible to manage cookies. From this version, the general condition of the computer can also be tested. In addition to free version, there is also a pro version, which includes an automatic update function. The release notes for this release are as follows:

CCleaner version 5.68.7820

This version of CCleaner brings improved cleaning to Firefox and Chromium browsers.


  • Fixed browser extensions not being shown in Firefox and Chrome
  • Fixed cleaning of ‘Last Download Location’ in Chromium browsers

Health Check

  • Users can now provide a comment with their rating

Software Updater

  • Software Updater displays a message when offline and a ‘Try Again’ button

Version number 5.68.7820
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
Website Piriform Ltd.
License type Freeware/Paid