How To Stop CCleaner Alerts On Windows 10

CCleaner is a small program that clears your Windows 10 computer of unnecessary files. It can effectively free up disk space as well as fix registry errors which can result in a boost in computer performance. If you have this program installed in your computer then you might have noticed that you are getting several alerts from it to perform some actions. These alerts that tell you that a certain amount of disk space can be cleared can sometimes become annoying. In this latest installment of our troubleshooting series we will show you how to stop CCleaner alerts on windows 10.

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Disable CCleaners Alerts In Windows 10

CCleaner is one of the best system optimization tools that you can download for your computer. It can save you some storage space by clearing out junk files and can alert you when it detects that it is able to clean up your system. This alert monitoring system however can use up your system resources which is why you should consider turning it off and instead just manually do a system scan.

Time needed: 2 minutes.

Turn off system monitoring of CCleaner ( free version)

  1. Open the CCleaner app.

    You can do this from the Start menu program list.
    Stop CCleaner Alerts On Windows 10

  2. Click on Options.

    This is located on the left pane with an icon of a gear.
    Stop CCleaner Alerts On Windows 10

  3. Click on Smart Cleaning.

    This will open the settings for smart cleaning.
    Stop CCleaner Alerts On Windows 10

  4. Uncheck the option for “Tell me when there are junk files to clean”.

    This will stop the alerts about saving disk space.
    Stop CCleaner Alerts On Windows 10

  5. Uncheck the option for ” Enable Active Monitoring”.

    This will prevent you from receiving any alerts from CCleaner.
    Stop CCleaner Alerts On Windows 10

  6. Click on the Yes button on the dialog box window that appears

    This will save the settings.
    Stop CCleaner Alerts On Windows 10

After performing the steps listed above you will effectively stop CCleaner alerts on Windows 10.

If you don’t want to receive notifications from CCleaner as well as other apps then you can turn this off from the Windows setting.

Turn off CCleaner notification from Windows Settings

  • Click on the Start button.
  • Click on Settings.
  • Click on System.
  • Click on Notifications & Actions.
  • Turn off the switch for Notifications.

Take note that when this setting is off you won’t be getting notifications from apps and other senders.