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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #15,379
United States Rank #41,230
Reach 0.0182%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.97 days
294.24 days >
Average installed length: 154.60 days


VersionDistribution 0.28% 0.57% 14.77% 41.19% 1.70% 0.57% 4.26% 7.95% 9.38% 5.11% 0.57% 1.14% 9.38% 0.85% 0.57% 0.28% 1.42%

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SmartAssembly 6

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What is SmartAssembly 6?  (from Red Gate Software Ltd)

.NET applications can be easy to disassemble if they haven't been obfuscated. SmartAssembly is an obfuscator that helps protect your application against reverse-engineering or modification, by making it difficult for a third-party to access your source code. (Please note that like any obfuscator, SmartAssembly cannot s...  Read more


SmartAssembly 6 is a program developed by Red Gate Software Ltd. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 main program executable is SmartAssembly.exe. The software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 5.19 MB (5,437,282 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 22% of users of SmartAssembly 6 come from DZ, it is also popular in MA and TN.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.red-gate.com/products/dotnet-development/smartassembly
Help link: www.red-gate.com/support/index.htm
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Red Gate\SmartAssembly 6\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{E5D5860E-7287-473E-8932-3A979F43AE12}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 5.19 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SmartAssembly 6

Program executable:SmartAssembly.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Red Gate\SmartAssembly 6\SmartAssembly.exe
Additional files:
  • SmartAssembly.exe - SmartAssembly
  • log4net.dll (by The Apache Software Foundation) - log4net (Apache log4net for .NET Framework 3.5 Client Profile)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • SmartAssembly.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{BF7CBE11-520D-4799-968E-C8DFC9375846}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove SmartAssembly 6?

Quickly and completely remove SmartAssembly 6 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall SmartAssembly 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 SmartAssembly 6, 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 SmartAssembly 6.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista (SP2) 0%
Uninstall it 1%
Keep it 99%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.73%
Windows 10 22.73%
Windows XP 4.26%
Windows Vista 0.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 41.48%
Windows 7 Professional 18.47%
Windows 7 Home Premium 7.10%
Windows 8 Pro 5.68%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.40%
Microsoft Windows XP 3.98%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.67% of installs come from DZ
Which countries install it?
  DZ 21.67%
  MA 10.84%
  TN 9.29%
  IQ 7.12%
  United States 6.81%
  Egypt 5.57%
  France 3.41%
  Saudi Arabia 3.41%
  Germany 3.10%
  Jordan 2.79%
  Israel 2.48%
  Iran 2.17%
  SY 2.17%
  United Kingdom 1.86%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 28.57%
Dell 23.38%
Acer 20.78%
Toshiba 9.09%
ASUS 4.33%
Samsung 3.90%
Intel 2.16%
Lenovo 1.73%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 6.50%
Dell Inspiron N5110 5.00%
Dell Inspiron 3521 4.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite C660 3.00%
MSI MS-7788 3.00%
MSI MS-7680 3.00%

About Red Gate Software Ltd

Red Gate is a software company that primarily provides tools for database developers and administrators.
Publisher URL: www.red-gate.com


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