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3% remove it97% keep it
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SmartConnect Now

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SmartConnect Now is a software program developed by Varian Medical Systems. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. 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 setup package generally installs about 44 files and is usually about 1.12 MB (1,177,800 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). Most users that have installed this software come from the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.varian.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Varian\SmartConnect\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{149F875F-2F88-41C0-9374-5FD5196709CC}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.12 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by SmartConnect Now

  • aremote.exe (by Axeda) - Axeda Access Remote (Axeda Access Remote for Win32)
  • EAuthHelper.exe
  • ECustomHandler.dll
  • EEDDSample.dll
  • EEDDSNMPDriver.dll
  • ELoader.exe
  • EPACEval.exe
  • EPACManager.dll
  • EPwCrypto.dll
  • EPwDb.dll
  • EPwManager.exe
  • ERemoteServer.exe
  • ERemoteViewer.exe
  • EShutdown.exe
  • ESNMPClient.dll
  • ETarGzip.dll
  • EVPINull.dll
  • EWebClient.dll
  • js32.dll
  • libeay32.dll
  • openssl.exe
  • PingServer.exe
  • SMTPLogin.dll
  • ssleay32.dll
  • SystemResource.dll
  • WIN32Hook.dll (by Axeda) - Axeda Access Remote hooks (Hooks DLL for Win32)
  • xBase35.dll
  • xBase36.dll
  • xBase37.dll
  • xBase38.dll
  • xgAlarm.dll
  • xgAPMProxy.dll
  • xGate.exe
  • xGateEx.exe
  • xGateway.dll
  • xgAutoProxy.dll
  • xgCustomHandlerClient.dll
  • xgDeploy.dll
  • xgDialer.dll
  • xgEDDSrc.dll
  • xgEmail.dll
  • xgEnterpriseProxy.dll
  • xgExpression.dll
  • xgFileWatch.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • xGate.exe runs as a service named 'Axeda Gateway Service' (AxedaGateway) "SmartConnect Gateway Agent".
  • aremote.exe runs as a service named 'Axeda Access Remote' (Axeda Access Remote) "Provides secure remote desktop sharing".

How do I remove SmartConnect Now?

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

Win XP 67%
Win 7 (SP1) 33%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 66.67%
Windows 7 33.33%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 50.00%
Windows 7 Professional 50.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%


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