History Cleaning Made Simple
|| PrivacyBuddy is a
revolutionary system history cleaning application that automates
the mundane task of cleaning up your temporary files, internet cache,
cookie cache and other system tracks left behind by everyday computer
use. PrivacyBuddy functions using windows notification systems so
that you need not ever have a serivce application running when you
want to clean your system. PrivacyBuddy eliminates the tedious nature
of keeping your system track free with a few simple configuration
steps after installation.
PrivacyBuddy is perfect for anyone who cares about their privacy
and dislikes having to manually perform the cleaning process. We
think that education is the key to privacy so we not only offer
software to help you in your battle to keep your privacy, but we
also encourage you to learn more about it with our article Privacy
- Seamless System Integration - PrivacyBuddy integrates seamlessly
with your current computer configuration. It does not install any
intrusive programs that must be run every time your computer is booted
nor does it add any system tray icons to clutter up your system tray.
- Hands Free Cleaning - Gone are the days of opening up your history
cleaning product and manually cleaning all your tracks when you leave
your computer. PrivacyBuddy has a full set of system events that trigger
it's cleaning to take place.
- No Hassle Confirmation - PrivacyBuddy can, at option, notify you
with a small cleaning logo when your computer's history is being maintained.
This requires no input, but allows you leave your computer feeling
safe that all of your history is left how you like it.
- Full Winlogon Event Support - As previously mentioned, PrivacyBuddy
may be configured to clean your system at the times that best suit
you. It has full support for all winlogon events and cleaning may
be chosen to occur at any of the following events.
|- Computer Startup
||- Computer Shutdown
|- User Logon
||- User Logoff
|- Computer Locked
||- ScreenSaver Activated
Windows Specific Tracks:
- Secure File Shredding - PrivacyBuddy can optionally shred your
files (delete them permanently) using Department of Defense 5220.22-M
compliant deletion algorithms.
Windows specific tracks include your recent documents list, Index.Dat
files that stores computer use information, registry entries that contain
tracks, Recycle Bin files, Temporary files, and more. More specific information
on what Windows specific tracks are cleaned is listed below.
Internet Browser Specifc Tracks
- Index.Dat Track Files - Index.dat Files are spread out in different
areas of your system and are locked and maintained by various different
Windows processes. They record many different things such as your
URL history and opened documents, etc. PrivacyBuddy securely deletes
these files when your computer is shutdown at your option.
- Find Computer Recent Search List - The Find Computer Recent Search
List is maintained by windows and keeps the most recently searched
for computer names in your registry. PrivacyBuddy deletes these tracks.
- Media Player Recent File List - Media Player keeps a record of
each file you open and displays your most recent list when you click
the "File" menu in it's interface. PrivacyBuddy deletes
- Recent Open Dialog List - Every time you open a document using
an "Open" dialog, windows stores your most recently selected
files. PrivacyBuddy deletes this list.
- Recent Save Dialog List - Every time you save a document using
a "Save" dialog, windows stores your most recently selected
files. PrivacyBuddy deletes this list.
- Recent Run Dialog List - When you click on your start menu and
then choose the "Run" dialog, windows maintains a list of
your most recently typed "Run" commands. PrivacyBuddy deletes
- Recent File Search List - When you search for a file using your
computers "Search" functionality, windows records what you
search for. PrivacyBuddy deletes this list.
- Startmenu Recent Documents List - Whenever you open a word document
or an image file for viewing windows saves it in a "Recent Documents"
list. This list generally has a limit of files it will record to before
it begins overwriting entries. PrivacyBuddy deletes this list.
- System Temporary Directory - Whenever an application needs to extract
temporary files, there is a default directory in which those temporary
files are stored. Because of the size of applications are ever increasing,
this directory can become quite large and use up a considerable amount
of space on your hard drive. PrivacyBuddy cleans the files out of
this directory on shutdown.
- Microsoft Encrypted Tracks - Windows stores miscellaneous information,
such as the XP StartMenu "Pin List" that lists your commonly
opened applications for easy access in the registry. PrivacyBuddy
deletes this track list.
PrivacyBuddy supports Internet Explorer and Mozilla FireFox browser for
history cleaning purposes. Each browser is configurable for different
settings and support for exclusionary cookie filtering is implemented
for both browsers.
Mozilla FireFox is a small, secure alternative to Internet Explorer and
supports multiple profiles (remembers each different persons favorites,
history, etc.) PrivacyBuddy supports as many profiles as you can create
and cleans each different area custom for each profile.
Internet Explorer is the standard for most computer users as it comes
with Windows. PrivacyBuddy supports history, cache, cookie, and typed
website address cleaning for users of Internet Explorer.
PrivacyBuddy supports cleaning of areas of your system that are not related
to windows in any specific way, but rather to other applications you may
use in your everyday computer use. PrivacyBuddy supports over 30 different
plugins for cleaning your system. For more specific information on the
plugins, download the trial to see a complete list along with descriptions.
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