What is Smart Defender PRO
Smart Defender Pro, is a known scareware. It employs all usual tactics used by such rogue application so as to threaten you that your computer is full of malware and spyware and you need to buy a licensed copy of Smart Defender Pro if you want to protect your computer.
It just chokes your system with lots of popups and fake scan results to convince you about its claim.
Do not listen to it and buy it. Instead of that, you need to take urgent actions for the removal of Smart Defender Pro from your system.
Technical Details of Smart Defender PRO
- Full name: Smart Defender PRO
- Date Appeared: July 2009
- Characteristic: Rogue security program
- URL: http://Smart Defender PRO.com
Do I need to remove Smart Defender PRO
You can yourself search your computer manually, but it is not recommended unless you are a tech-geek. To save time and effort, we recommend you to download a FREE Scanner.
The best way for the removal of Smart Defender PRO is to install a good quality Anti-spyware Program and scan your system for any Smart Defender PRO infections.
Automatic removal of Smart Defender PROis always good and complete as compared to any attempts to manually remove Smart Defender PRO, which may sometime lead to erroneous results. If you are not completely aware of all the files and registry entries used by this rogue anti-spyware, then we do not recommend you to attempt for the manual removal of Smart Defender PRO.
Instructions to get rid of Smart Defender Pro
If you really want to remove the Smart Defender PRO infection on your system manually then proceed as follows.
Step 1: Kill the Smart Defender PRO Processes – Learn how to do that
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Smart Defender PRO\smrtdefp.exe
Step 2: Remove Smart Defender PRO files, folders and all associated Smart Defender PRO DLL files:Learn how to do that
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Smart Defender PRO
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Smart Defender PRO
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Desktop\Smart Defender PRO.lnk
c:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Smart Defender PRO\Smart Defender PRO.lnk
Step 3: Uninstall Smart Defender PRO registry entries: Learn how to do that
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run “Smart Defender PRO”
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Smart Defender PRO