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What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
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United States Rank #8,186
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GenSmarts is a program developed by Underwood Innovations. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). 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 main program executable is UpdGenSmarts.exe. The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 20.16 MB (21,141,705 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 93% of users of GenSmarts come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.GenSmarts.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\GenSmarts\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\GenSmarts\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 20.16 MB

Program filesFiles installed by GenSmarts

Program executable:UpdGenSmarts.exe
Name:GenSmarts Update Checker
Checks For GenSmarts Updates
Path:C:\Program Files\GenSmarts\UpdGenSmarts.exe
Additional files:
  • GenSmarts.exe - GenSmarts Change Checker (Checks For GenSmarts Changes)
  • UpdGenSmarts.exe - GenSmarts Update Checker (Checks For GenSmarts Updates)
  • gsEngine.exe - GenSmarts
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • GenSmarts.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D417CBF7-3A38-4F3C-BD43-D5EFB26588E7}' (runs on registration).
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • unins000.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Lavalys\EVEREST Home Edition\unins000.exe'.

How do I remove GenSmarts?

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

Win 7 (SP1) 59%
Win Vista 0%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 59.58%
Windows 10 27.84%
Windows Vista 7.19%
Windows XP 5.39%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.07%
Windows 7 Professional 13.41%
Windows 10 Home 11.28%
Windows 8.1 8.23%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.40%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.70% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.70%
  United Kingdom 2.62%
  Canada 1.69%
  Australia 1.50%
  South Africa 0.37%
  Slovenia 0.19%
  France 0.19%
  Panama 0.19%
  Austria 0.19%
  New Zealand 0.19%
  Czech Republic 0.19%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 39.65%
Dell 33.04%
Acer 6.61%
Toshiba 6.61%
Intel 3.52%
ASUS 1.76%
Gateway 1.76%
Apple 1.32%
American Megatrends 0.88%
Common models
ASUSTeK CM6330_CM6630_CM6... 4.38%
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.38%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 4.38%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.50%
HP G72 Notebook PC 2.50%
Dell XPS 8700 1.88%


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