Smart Defender Pro Removal Guide

What is Smart Defender Pro? (Run SpyHunter's malware scanner to check for Smart Defender Pro)

Smart Defender Pro, from the same family as Virus Remover Professional, is a rogue anti-spyware application. Smart Defender Pro uses Trojans to produce fake scanners, pop-up ads and alerts. These activities are manufactured to try to trick you into purchasing the Smart Defender Pro application. Smart Defender Pro also hijacks your browser. The following is text from an alert:

“Your computer is being attacked by an Internet Virus. It could be a password-stealing attack, a trojan – dropper or similar.”

“Your computer is infected with spyware. It could damage your critical files or expose your private data on the Internet. Click here to register your copy of %s and remove spyware threats from your PC.”

Beware of this common internet scam and don’t succumb to their chicanery. Do not buy the rogue Smart Defender Pro program. Remove the Smart Defender Pro parasite once it is detected.
Automatically scan your PC for Smart Defender Pro with SpyHunter:
  1. Download SpyHunter's* Malware Scanner.
  2. Run a scan to detect any Smart Defender Pro infection.
  3. After you've detected Smart Defender Pro, you will need to purchase SpyHunter to enable the removal portion of the application.
  4. Restart your PC and run another scan to check for any other traces of Smart Defender Pro.

Smart Defender Pro Manual Removal Instructions

So you've discovered that you've been infected with Smart Defender Pro or other types of spyware. Now you want to manually remove it and prevent further damage to your computer. To remove Smart Defender Pro or other malware components, please follow the instructions below.

Note: This Smart Defender Pro manual removal process is difficult and you run the risk of destroying your computer. We highly recommend you use SpyHunter's malware scan.

Find and Stop Smart Defender Pro Processes:
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Smart Defender PRO\smrtdefp.exe
%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Temp\smrtdefp.exe

Find and Remove Smart Defender Pro registry values:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run "Smart Defender PRO"
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Smart Defender PRO

Find and Delete Smart Defender Pro Files:
%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Desktop\Smart Defender PRO.lnk
%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Smart Defender PRO
%Documents and Settings%\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Smart Defender PRO\Smart Defender PRO.lnk
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Smart Defender PRO
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Smart Defender PRO\smrtdefp.exe
%UserProfile%\Local Settings\Temp\smrtdefp.exe

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