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What does the SmartLauncher.exe file do?

The SmartLauncher.exe process is also known as SmartLauncher and is a part of SmartLauncher. This software is produced by North Star com. An obsolete or defective version of SmartLauncher.exe can cause problems for your computer that can range from slowness to error messages such as these:

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What you should know about SmartLauncher.exe SmartLauncher

SmartLauncher.exe is not part of Windows, but it is important nonetheless. SmartLauncher.exe is found in a subdirectory of "C:\Program Files". Frequently occurring are file sizes such as 335,872 bytes (75% of all these files) or, as the case may be, 339,968 bytes.
To remove the file and its related software from your computer, click Programs in Control Panel The file does not come from Microsoft and is not part of the operating system. The program executes in the background, and can only be terminated using Windows Task Manager. This SmartLauncher program is initiated as part of Windows start-up (Registry: MACHINE\User Shell Folders). SmartLauncher.exe is capable of log keyboard entries. For this reason, 30% of all experts consider this file to be a possible threat. The probability that it can cause harm is high.

If you see this file on your hard drive or in Windows Task Manager, please make sure that it is not a malicious variant. It's a fact that many trojans try to cloak their true identity by calling themselves SmartLauncher.exe. With the above information or by using tools like Security Task Manager you can determine if, in your case, the file is an undesirable variant.

What do other computer users say about SmartLauncher?

The file spreads very slowly and does not often make an appearance. Therefore, feedback from other users is not yet available.

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How to uninstall SmartLauncher

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To remove SmartLauncher from your computer, please follow the manual instructions below or use an automatic uninstaller product.

  1. Click the Windows Start Button. In Windows 8, look for Control Panel.
  2. Click Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a program.
  4. Look for SmartLauncher in the list of available programs.
  5. Click Uninstall.

How to tell if SmartLauncher.exe (SmartLauncher) was uninstalled cleanly

After uninstalling, restart your computer. Then start Windows Explorer and see if there is still a folder with the name of the software under C:\Program Files. Be sure to check the Registry as well for remnants of SmartLauncher. To do this, start "Regedit", then look under "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE" > "Software" for SmartLauncher or the name of the producer. Always keep in mind that only a computer professional should ever directly delete entries in the Windows Registry.

What to do if a program does not uninstall

The easiest way to remove any kind of software cleanly and accurately is to use an uninstaller tool. Because the uninstaller automatically creates a backup, there is no risk of anything going wrong.

Last but not least

If Windows not working quite right for you, or if startup is taking a long time, or SmartLauncher.exe is causing problems for you, a good Windows diagnostic tool may very well help. This is especially effective when it comes to older computers that have accumulated vast quantities of "garbage data" as the result of many software installs and uninstalls.

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