Lepton Optimizer Pro: A Powerful Tool for Windows Optimization
Lepton Optimizer Pro is a software that helps you optimize your Windows system and network performance, disable unnecessary services and telemetry, download useful apps, clean your system drive and browser data, fix registry issues and more. It is compatible with Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10 and 11, and supports 21 languages. In this article, we will show you how to use Lepton Optimizer Pro to improve your Windows experience.
How to Download and Install Lepton Optimizer Pro
Lepton Optimizer Pro is available on GitHub[^1^], where you can download the latest version for free. The file size is about 2 MB and it does not require installation. You just need to extract the zip file and run the Optimizer.exe file. You may need to allow the program to run as administrator if you encounter any permission issues.
How to Use Lepton Optimizer Pro
Lepton Optimizer Pro has a simple and intuitive interface that allows you to access various features and settings. You can choose from four main tabs: Optimize, Apps, Tools and Settings.
Optimize: This tab lets you perform various optimization tasks for your system and network performance, such as disabling unnecessary Windows services, telemetry, Cortana, Office telemetry (only for Office 2016), Windows 10 automatic updates, etc. You can also enable some useful features such as dark mode, fast startup, etc. You can check or uncheck the options you want and click on Apply Changes to save them.
Apps: This tab lets you download some popular and useful apps quickly at once, such as Firefox, Chrome, VLC, 7-Zip, etc. You can also uninstall some unwanted UWP apps that come pre-installed with Windows 10 and 11.
Tools: This tab lets you access some handy tools for your system maintenance and troubleshooting, such as cleaning your system drive and browser data, fixing common registry issues, pinging IPs and assessing your latency, searching IPs on SHODAN.io, changing DNS server (from a pre-made list), flushing DNS cache, removing unwanted programs running at startup, editing your HOSTS file, finding file lock handles and killing associated processes, hardware inspection tool, etc.
Settings: This tab lets you customize some settings for Lepton Optimizer Pro itself, such as choosing your language (21 languages available), theme (light or dark), font size (small or large), update check frequency (daily or weekly), etc. You can also view some information about the program version, license and credits.
How to Effectively Disable Defender in Windows 10 1903 and Later
If you want to disable Windows Defender completely in Windows 10 1903 and later versions, you can use one of these methods:
Restart in SAFE-MODE and run Optimizer with /disabledefender switch
Execute Optimizer with /restart=disabledefender switch and let it do the rest automatically
How to Use Command-line Options and Silent Configuration Files
If you want to run Lepton Optimizer Pro with command-line options or silent configuration files, you can refer to this page[^1^] for more details.
Frequently Asked Questions
If you have any questions or issues about Lepton Optimizer Pro, you can check out this page[^1^] for some frequently asked questions and answers.
If you want to see what's new in each version of Lepton Optimizer Pro, you can check out this page[^1^] for the changelog.
We would like to thank the following people for their contributions to Lepton Optimizer Pro:
hellzerg: The main developer of Lepton Optimizer Pro
cat - https://github.com/vadiscode: The creator of the new theme engine a474f39169