How to Remove “SmartExplorer.exe”

What is SmartExplorer.exe?

SmartExplorer.exe is a legitimate file process developed by Smarteque Studio. This process is known as Smart Explorer Browser and it belongs to Smarteque studios Smart Explorer. You can locate the file in C:\Program Files. The virus is created by malware authors and is named after SmartExplorer.exe file.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with SmartExplorer.exe malware?

Keep an eye for the following symptoms to check if your PC is infected with SmartExplorer.exe malware:

  • Unstable internet connection
  • Browser redirects to unwanted websites
  • PC performance slows down
  • Browser is bombarded with hordes of popup ads
  • System screen freezes repeatedly

If you find any of  the above mentioned symptoms, take the following steps to be sure about the malware infection:

  • Press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the SmartExplorer.exe file and open its location.

If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then you should take measures to get rid of the malware.

How to remove SmartExplorer.exe  malware from system with Comodo Cleaning Essentials?

Comodo Cleaning Essentials (CCE) incorporates antivirus software with unique features like auto-sandboxing to identify and obstruct every suspicious process running on an endpoint with a single click. To remove SmartExplorer.exe malware using CCE, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Download the CCE suite.

Step 2: To start the application, double-click on the CCE.exe file.

Step 3: It then probes the antivirus to initiate a full system scan to identify and remove any existing malicious files.

Step 4: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 5: Comodo Cleaning Essentials will remove SmartExplorer.exe  malware from your computer including all other malwares!

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 07 April 2008 at 2:10 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 Smarteque Studios Executable 184c14f531d7e775
91db0185f4b32da2
d1f4a5c4
N/A Virus.Win32.
Sality.q
No 6.1.1.8 6.1 Internal Submission N/A
2 Smarteque Studios Executable dc35925041460330
eff356ccc606b5b3
310afdec
86026cb9dcc04001
b04cb511e9c62465
Unclassified
Malware
No 6.0.0.17 6.0 Internal Submission N/A
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