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Should I remove SmartPCFix?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
74% remove it26% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Bad
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #23,727
United States Rank #17,786
Reach 0.0087%
(Not enough data to show 30 day installation trends)
Uninstallation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 22.24 days
656.04 days >
Average installed length: 344.70 days

SmartPCFix 2.03

What is SmartPCFix?  (from WeDownload Ltd)

SmartPCFix scans your PC for unnecessary registry and junk files. It cleans junk and clutter from your PC and Internet browser, freeing up valuable disk space. Also removes remnants of malware files left behind in the registry. SmartPCFix repairs registry entries and removes corrupted registry files. SmartPCFix scans y...  Read more

Overview

SmartPCFix 2.03 is a program developed by WeDownload Ltd. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up (this is typically done to avoid any UAC prompts). The main program executable is smartpcfix.exe. Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 1.48 MB (1,548,145 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 59% of users of SmartPCFix come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Israel.
  • Possible malware installed by this program
  • Starts automatically
  • Installed as part of a co-bundle
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
Warning, multiple anti-virus scanners have detected possible malware in SmartPCFix.
smartpcfix.exe (a036417b3002160d4c08246eda36ff42) has been flagged by the following 5 scanners:
Anti-Virus softwareVersionDetection
AVG 2014.0.3489 Generic5
Comodo Security 16539 ApplicUnwnt
ESET-NOD32 7.8523 Win32/Adware.SmartPCFix.A
TrendMicro-HouseCall 7.2.187 TROJ_GEN.R0CBH01FS13
VIPRE Antivirus 19268 Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
SmartPCFix has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.
Find out how to remove SmartPCFix 2.03.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: smartpcfix.com, Inc.
URL: www.smartpcfix.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SmartPCFix\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SmartPCFix\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 1.48 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SmartPCFix 2.03

Program executable:smartpcfix.exe (Malware detected)
Name:SmartPCFix
SmartPCFix.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\smartpcfix\smartpcfix.exe
MD5:a036417b3002160d4c08246eda36ff42
Additional files:
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • SmartPCFix.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named SmartPCFix Task.

How do I remove SmartPCFix?

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Or, you can uninstall SmartPCFix 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 SmartPCFix 2.03, 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 SmartPCFix.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 63%
Win XP 1%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 74%
Keep it 26%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 67.21%
Windows 8 19.67%
Windows XP 7.38%
Windows Vista 5.74%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 37.70%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.75%
Windows 7 Professional 9.02%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.38%
Windows 8 7.38%
Windows 7 Home Basic 4.10%

Distribution by countryGeography

59.21% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 59.21%
  Canada 4.61%
  Israel 4.61%
  Saudi Arabia 2.63%
  Australia 1.97%
  MA 1.97%
  Malaysia 1.97%
  Philippines 1.97%
  Belgium 1.32%
  Germany 1.32%
  DZ 1.32%
  MK 1.32%
  Mexico 1.32%
  Turkey 1.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 32.63%
Dell 20.00%
Acer 17.89%
Toshiba 8.42%
ASUS 7.37%
GIGABYTE 4.21%
Lenovo 3.16%
MSI 2.11%
Samsung 2.11%
Compaq 1.05%
Alienware 1.05%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.67%
Dell Inspiron 1545 3.67%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.75%
Acer Aspire V3-771 1.83%
ASUSTeK K55N 1.83%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 1.83%

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expert comment
Jim Brown (Expert)over a year ago
This is bundled from the Soft32.com adware download manager.