Blacklist

This serves as a master list of banned software that we do not permit in the community.

EOL OS

Any EOL OS is unsupported, it does not need to be listed here.

Name Notes
Windows XP
Windows Vista
Windows 7
Ubuntu 12.04
ETC

Unsupported OS

Name Notes
ReviOS Due to ReviOS TOS this is considered to have malware included such as keyloggers. The vendor also provides 0 support to users.

Debloaters

These break machines and are black boxes for troubleshooting. If you have an issue with an OS don't use it. Do not break it then expect help.

Name Notes
Win10Debloater Sycnex
Win10Script ChrisTitusTech
Debloat-Windows-10 W4RH4WK

Utilities

Name Notes
Winrar Use 7zip as a free alternative

Driver finders

See here for our stance and instructions on drivers

Name Notes
SnappyDriver Installer
DriverBooster
DriverEasy

Cleaners

Cleaners have a longrecord of use in the Windows community but often times are abused, leading to broken systems and many wasted writes on an SSD.

Always determine your real issue and solve it with a more direct method.

Name Notes
Ccleaner

Precomiled Windows PE

The distribution of pre-compiled PE is illegal under Microsoft TOS.

Name Notes
Hires
Gandalf

Vendors

This list of vendors offer nothing to the community or make multiple products that are considerd PUPs/Malware.

Name Notes
IOBit All products