How to uninstall (remove) SmartWeb

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What is SmartWeb?

SmartWeb is a program that is installed on your PC in the form of an extension to the browser Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox and Internet Explorer. SmartWeb hijacks your browser and displays advertising banners, displays false coupons and promotional links to sites that cooperate with the developers of the program. SmartWeb is a potentially unwanted program, it is not a virus, so antivirus software can not detect it. SmartWeb also distributes its files all over your computer, and then remove SmartWeb will be very difficult. SmartWeb may collect your personal information and pass it on to third parties. This reduces the speed of your browsing and constantly interfere with the user. banners and coupons that appear on the screen, show promotional offers popular sites that promise big discounts on various products. In fact, it is not the present proposals. The main goal of the developers that you spend money on anything and have generated. SmartWeb not do anything useful, so you should remove it right away.

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How SmartWeb gets on your PC?

SmartWeb isn’t a virus, but this program can be classified as potentially unwanted software. Such malware comes on your computer with other free programs. Most often, it comes without the user’s knowledge. Therefore, many users aren’t even aware that their computer has been compromised by malware. Remember, no need to rush during installation of programs. Always follow the installation process, read the user agreement and select only the “Advanced” installation type. Don’t settle for installation of the suspicious software. Don’t rush to press the “Next” button. Also, you can always read reviews about a particular program. Be careful and attentive. If SmartWeb has already come into PC, then you urgently need to get rid of this program. To do this, use our detailed instructions, which are listed below.

How to remove SmartWeb from your computer?

To uninstall SmartWeb remove it from Control Panel, then delete all files and regkeys.

In our view, there are 3 products that potentially have SmartWeb in their database. You can try to use them for removing SmartWeb.

Recommended Solution:

Norton is a powerful removal tool. It can remove all instances of newest viruses, similar to SmartWeb – files, folders, registry keys.

 

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Alternative Solution:

Thor Antivirus – detects files, registry values and folders of viruses that show the same behavior as SmartWeb.

 

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You can try both of these products to remove SmartWeb

Or uninstall SmartWeb manually.

Removing from Control Panel

Windows XP:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Control Panel.
  3. Then click Add or Remove Programs.
  4. Find SmartWeb.
  5. Click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows XP.

Windows 7/Windows Vista:

  1. Click Start.
  2. Then Control Panel.
  3. Click Uninstall a Program.
  4. Find SmartWeb and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 7.

windows 10 logoWindows 10:

  1. Click on the Start button (or press the Windows key) to open the Start menu, click on the Settings at the top.
  2. Click on App & features on the left menu.
  3. On the right side, locate SmartWeb and click it, then click on the Uninstall button.
  4. Click on Uninstall to confirm.

Note: If you can’t find required program, sort programs by date in Control panel and search for last installed programs.

Windows 8/Windows 8.1:

  1. Open the Menu.
  2. Click Search.
  3. After that click Apps.
  4. Then Control Panel.
  5. Then as in Windows 7, click Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  6. Find SmartWeb, select it and click Uninstall.

Learn more about uninstallation of programs in Windows 8 (8.1).

After that remove SmartWeb from your browser.

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Push Alt + F.
  3. Click Tools.
  4. Choose Extensions.
  5. Find SmartWeb.
  6. Click the trash can icon to remove it.

Learn more about removing extensions from Chrome.

Mozilla Firefox:

  1. Open Firefox.
  2. Push Shift + Ctrl + A.
  3. Choose SmartWeb.
  4. Click Disable or Remove button.

Learn more about removing extensions from Firefox.

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open IE.
  2. Push Alt + T.
  3. Click Manage Add-ons.
  4. Select Toolbars and Extensions.
  5. Click Disable SmartWeb.
  6. Click More information link in the left-bottom corner.
  7. Click Remove button.
  8. If this button is grayed out – perform alternative steps.

Learn more about removing extensions from IE.

Remove following registry entries:


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Then remove following files:


__u.exe
SmartWebApp.exe
SmartWebHelper.exe
swhk.dll
uninst.exe

And following folders


%PROGRAMFILES%SmartWeb
%LocalAppData%smartweb

Written by Rami Douafi

Author: Rami Douafi

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