Removal of Smart Protection 2012 upon calming the malware down
Smart Protection 2012 is a careful fake scanner as it tends to display only common folder names such as C/ProgramFoles/CommonFiles, which are unlikely to be missed at any Windows computer. Naturally the viruses it allegedly finds there are imaginary objects or, what is worse, ordinary files, some of which are of special value for computer system proper functioning. Remove Smart Protection 2012 and do not consider its misleading detection reports as a reason to delete files they mention.
Get rid of Smart Protection 2012 as yet another counterfeit, which IT experts tend to consider as a variant of trojan that installs the same phony antivirus under different name. The activation code available \ license number below has been provided by malware cracking team in order that users can calm down the annoying software before proceeding to its extermination.
Please enter the activation code in the appropriate boxes generated by the malware.
Removal of Smart Protection 2012 will for sure enhance computer system performance. If you are still unsatisfied, your PC got more viruses to deal with applying free security solutions – for example, one of those available here. Troubleshooting in case of encountering difficulties to get rid of Smart Protection 2012 malware is available with Tutorials.
Smart Protection 2012 Removal Manual
Incomplete or incorrect extermination of files and registry values constituting the infection, e.g. deletion of harmless files and registry entries instead of those specified below due to mistyping, is quite possible. Furthermore, resent observations on fake security tools have shown that this kind of malware might strike back, i.e. make harm to computer system in response to attempt of deleting its components.
If you are a Windows user, secure your computer system before proceeding to the adware extermination by means of system and registry backup prior to launching deletion of the adware components.
4 easy steps to remove fake antivirus:
Step1. System Backup
Step2. Killing Smart Protection 2012 Processes (in Windows)
You must kill Smart Protection 2012 processes:
Once system and registry backup is complete, make sure the infection you want to get rid of is not currently running any processes; otherwise kill its processes in the Task Manager.
Step3. Exposure and Detection and Deletion of Smart Protection 2012 Files
Once the targeted infection is idle, you need to find its relevant entries. Some of them might be hidden as the malware often attributes such value to its files in order to reduce the risk of their deletion.
%StartMenu%\Programs\Smart Protection 2012.lnk
*This malicious software creates the folders and files with random names, most likely you will not find in their files and folders with names such as in the example above, but they will look something like this.
Step4. Delete Smart Protection 2012 System Registry Values
Edit System Registry deleting the following entries: