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Should I remove SMSC Fast Infrared Driver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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United States Rank #15,948
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1.01.0000 41.30%
1.00.0000 58.70%

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SMSC Fast Infrared Driver


SMSC Fast Infrared Driver is a program developed by SMSC. The most used version is 1.00.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is devsmsc.exe. The software installer includes 3 files. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 31% of users of SMSC Fast Infrared Driver come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.smsc.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SMSC\SMSC IrDA v6.0.4000.1
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{1AEC7728-1640-4E98-AABC-5EBE3FB57FE4}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x000e -removeonly
Language: Hungarian

Program filesFiles installed by SMSC Fast Infrared Driver

Program executable:devsmsc.exe
Name:SMSC devsmsc
Path:C:\Program Files\SMSC\SMSC IrDA v6.0.4000.1\devsmsc.exe
Additional files:
  • smscir64.sys - SMSC Fast Infrared Driver
  • smscirda.sys

How do I remove SMSC Fast Infrared Driver?

Quickly and completely remove SMSC Fast Infrared Driver from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall SMSC Fast Infrared Driver from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program SMSC Fast Infrared Driver, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove SMSC Fast Infrared Driver.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win 8 1%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 48.76%
Windows Vista 48.45%
Windows XP 1.55%
Windows 8 1.24%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 40.19%
Windows 7 Ultimate 18.38%
Windows 7 Professional 14.64%
Windows 7 Home Premium 12.46%
Windows Vista Home Basic 6.23%
Microsoft Windows XP 1.56%

Distribution by countryGeography

30.52% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 30.52%
  Germany 16.89%
  United Kingdom 7.90%
  Italy 3.81%
  MA 3.81%
  Canada 3.54%
  Spain 3.54%
  France 3.27%
  Netherlands 3.00%
  Austria 1.63%
  Belgium 1.63%
  Norway 1.63%
  Poland 1.36%
  South Africa 1.36%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 68.55%
Hewlett-Packard 21.20%
Dell 5.65%
Sahara 2.83%
ASUS 1.77%
Common models
Acer Aspire 5630 13.50%
Acer Aspire 5610Z 13.18%
Acer Aspire 5610 12.54%
HP Compaq 6910p 8.36%
Acer Aspire 3690 4.50%
Acer Aspire 5680 2.89%


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