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What percent of users and experts removed it?
1% remove it99% keep it
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United States Rank #19,166
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SmartLauncher is a software program developed by Northstar Systems. The primary executable is named SmartLauncher.exe. The setup package generally installs about 38 files and is usually about 4.84 MB (5,078,882 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 33% of users of SmartLauncher come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.northstar-usa.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Northstar\SmartLauncher\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Northstar\SmartLauncher\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 4.84 MB

Program filesFiles installed by SmartLauncher

Program executable:SmartLauncher.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Northstar\SmartLauncher\SmartLauncher.exe
Additional files:
  • SmartLauncher.exe - SmartLauncher
  • caf.dll
  • chh.dll
  • chs.dll
  • cht.dll
  • cze.dll
  • Dan.dll
  • dut.dll
  • eng.dll
  • fin.dll
  • FRA.dll
  • Ger.dll
  • hun.dll
  • Ita.dll
  • jap.dll
  • kor.dll
  • nor.dll
  • pol.dll
  • por.dll
  • rus.dll
  • swe.dll
  • tai.dll
  • SPA.dll
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

How do I remove SmartLauncher?

You can uninstall SmartLauncher 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 SmartLauncher, 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 SmartLauncher.

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

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.26%
Windows Vista 31.46%
Windows 10 8.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 56.04%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 31.88%
Windows 10 Home 4.70%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.02%
Windows 8.1 Pro 1.68%
Windows 10 Pro 0.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.33% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.33%
  Germany 22.02%
  France 14.88%
  United Kingdom 6.55%
  Netherlands 5.65%
  Canada 4.17%
  Belgium 3.27%
  Switzerland 1.79%
  Spain 1.49%
  DK 1.49%
  Sweden 1.19%
  Italy 0.89%
  Singapore 0.60%
  Finland 0.60%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 95.00%
Gateway 5.00%
Common models
Acer Aspire M7811 21.31%
Acer Aspire M7721 19.59%
Acer Aspire M7720 12.37%
Gateway LX6810-01 10.31%
Acer Aspire M7810 7.22%
Acer Aspire M3201 5.15%


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