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What percent of users and experts removed it?
9% remove it91% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,084
United States Rank #10,314
Reach 0.0563%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.64 days
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Average installed length: 304.35 days


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Smart 6 B11.0512.1

What is Smart 6?  (from GIGABYTE)

GIGABYTE Smart 6™ is designed with user-friendliness in mind, and offers a combination of 6 innovative software utilities that provide easier and smarter PC system management. Smart 6™ allows you to speed up system performance, reduce boot-up time, manage a secure platform and recover previous system settings easily wi...  Read more


Smart 6 B11.0512.1 is a software program developed by GIGABYTE. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named Smart6.exe. The setup package generally installs about 9 files and is usually about 89.81 MB (94,172,031 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 33% of users of Smart 6 come from the United States, it is also popular in Iran and Australia.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GIGABYTE\Smart6
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\00\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Informat
Estimated size: 89.81 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Smart 6 B11.0512.1

Program executable:Smart6.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\GIGABYTE\Smart6\Smart6.exe
Additional files:
  • UpdExe.exe
  • BPassDLL.dll - Smart TimeLock (Smart TimeLock Library)
  • GBTUpd.exe - GBTUpd
  • Smart6.exe - Smart6
  • CheckFK.dll - CheckFK Dynamic Link Library (CheckFK DLL)
  • SmartFun.dll - SmartFun Dynamic Link Library (SmartFun DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • GBTUpd.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Gigabyte\UpdManager\GBTUpd.exe'.

How do I remove Smart 6?

Quickly and completely remove Smart 6 B11.0512.1 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Smart 6 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 Smart 6 B11.0512.1, 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 Smart 6.

Win 7 (SP1) 82%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 91.44%
Windows XP 5.52%
Windows 8 2.49%
Windows Server 2003 0.28%
Windows Vista 0.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 37.95%
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.02%
Windows 7 Professional 16.90%
Microsoft Windows XP 5.82%
Windows 7 Enterprise 3.32%
Windows 8 Pro 0.83%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.25% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.25%
  Iran 8.98%
  Australia 6.55%
  United Kingdom 5.83%
  Taiwan 5.58%
  Germany 3.64%
  Israel 3.64%
  France 3.40%
  Brazil 2.18%
  Japan 2.18%
  Canada 1.94%
  Sweden 1.46%
  Greece 1.21%
  Hong Kong 1.21%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 3.74%
ASUS 3.74%
Acer 3.45%
Hewlett-Packard 3.16%
Samsung 0.29%
Lenovo 0.29%
Common models
Gigabyte Z68AP-D3 8.57%
Gigabyte Z68MA-D2H-B3 8.00%
Gigabyte H67MA-USB3-B3 6.57%
Gigabyte Z68A-D3H-B3 6.57%
Gigabyte Z68P-DS3 6.00%
Gigabyte Z68XP-UD3 5.14%


Gigabyte is a manufacturer of computer hardware products known for its motherboards whose customers include custom PC manufacturers such as Alienware as well as some larger OEMs.
Publisher URL: www.gigabyte.com


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