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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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Spyware Detector


Spyware Detector is a program developed by Max Secure Software. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. 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 software installer includes 22 files and is usually about 37.11 MB (38,915,760 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 Spyware Detector come from the United States, it is also popular in Turkey.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.spywaredetector.net
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\SpywareDetector\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\SpywareDetector\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 37.11 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Spyware Detector

  • SDNotify.dll - SDNotify Dynamic Link Library
  • VchReg.dll - Voucher Registration (Voucher DLL)
  • AntiRootKitDLL.dll - Spyware Detector (AntiRootKit DLL)
  • Infolsp.dll
  • KeyLoggerHandler.dll - Keylogger Handler
  • KeyLoggerScanner.dll - Keylogger Scanner
  • KeyLoggerScanner.exe
  • LiveUpdateSD.exe - Spyware Detector Liveupdate
  • ScannerExtension.exe - Scanner Extension Application
  • TrayPopUp.exe - Tray popup exe
  • UpdatePopUp.exe
  • FileSignature.dll - SpywareDetector
  • Option.dll - Option DLL
  • SDService.exe
  • SDSystemTray.exe - Spyware Detector Tray File
  • SpecialSpyHandler.dll
  • SpecialSpywareScanner.dll - Special Spyware Scanner
  • SpywareDetector.dll
  • SpywareDetector.exe
  • TipsDll.dll
  • unins000.exe - Inno Setup (Setup/Uninstall)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • SDService.exe runs as a service named 'SDService' (SDService).

How do I remove Spyware Detector?

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

Win XP 50%
Win 7 (SP1) 50%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

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 Ultimate 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%
  Turkey 20.00%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Compaq 50.00%
Acer 50.00%


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