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Should I remove BlockSmart?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
24% remove it76% keep it
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How common is it?
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VersionDistribution 100.00%

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What is BlockSmart?  (from Awareness Technologies)

BlockSmart helps concerned parents prevent their children from accessing any inappropriate web sites. With our simple three-step installation process, you can begin controlling your family's online activity within minutes. It’s easy to setup! Simply install the software on the computer you wish to monitor then control...  Read more


BlockSmart is a program developed by Awareness Technologies. 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 main program executable is agent.dll. The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 1.06 MB (1,115,648 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 80% of users of BlockSmart come from the United States, it is also popular in AG.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: awarenesstechnologies.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\awareness technologies\blocksmart
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{80D45DA0-9DF4-4311-B3C3-3C592AEB5EDC}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.06 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by BlockSmart

Program module:agent.dll
Path:C:\Program Files\awareness technologies\blocksmart\agent.dll
Additional files:
  • agent64.dll
  • coresvc.exe
  • firefoxplugin.dll
  • firefoxplugin30.dll
  • firefoxplugin35.dll
  • firefoxplugin36.dll
  • firefoxplugin40.dll
  • firefoxplugin50.dll
  • firefoxplugin60.dll
  • firefoxplugin70.dll
  • liteunzip.dll - Extract the contents from a ZIP archive
  • pluginchrome.dll
  • pluginff.dll
  • pluginie.dll
  • pluginie64.dll
  • sessmgr.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • coresvc.exe runs as a service named 'CoreSvc' (CoreSvc).

How do I remove BlockSmart?

You can uninstall BlockSmart 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program BlockSmart, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 BlockSmart.

Win XP 50%
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 24%
Keep it 76%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 50.00%
Windows 7 50.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.00%
  AG 20.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sahara 50.00%
Hewlett-Packard 50.00%


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