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Should I remove Smart Connect?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Reach 0.0002%

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.3.0.2 66.67%
1.2.0.3 33.33%

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Smart Connect

What is Smart Connect?  (from Symantec)

Symantec Web Security.cloud helps protect your organization from Web-borne threats and enables the control, monitoring and enforcement of Web Acceptable Use Policies with minimal latency. Automatically updated anti-malware layers block threats safely away from your network while URL filtering policies and Web traffic q...  Read more

Overview

Smart Connect is a program developed by Symantec. The most used version is 1.3.0.2, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software installer includes 2 files and is usually about 1.78 MB (1,866,250 bytes). A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 7 (SP1). While about 88% of users of Smart Connect come from the United States, it is also popular in France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.symantec.com
Help link: www.messagelabs.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Symantec Hosted Services\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{E3112BFC-BB4D-4169-AC6C-A907BB58CFE3}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.78 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Smart Connect

  • SmartConnect.exe - MessageLabs Hosted Web Security Smart Connect (Smart Connect)
  • RoamingAgentLang.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • SmartConnect.exe runs as a service named 'MessageLabs Hosted Web Security Smart Connect' (SmartConnect) "MessageLabs Hosted Web Security Smart Connect".

How do I remove Smart Connect?

Quickly and completely remove Smart Connect 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 Connect 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 Connect, 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 Connect.

HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%
 
MOST USED OS
~99%
Windows 7 (SP1)

Distribution by countryGeography

87.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 87.50%
  France 12.50%

About Symantec

Symantec developers security software for business and consumers and helps customers protect their computers, information, identities and infrastructure by delivering software and services that address risks to security with various products such as Norton AntiVirus, Internet security, and anti-spyware products e.
Publisher URL: www.symantec.com

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