What is smash.exe?
Smash.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if smash.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.
Smash.exe file information
Description: Smash.exe is not essential for Windows and will often cause problems. The file smash.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files".
Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 163,840 bytes (31% of all occurrences), 229,411 bytes and 6 more variants.
It is a file without information about the developer of this file. The file is not a Windows system file. The application is loaded during the Windows boot process (see Registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). The program has no visible window. Therefore the technical security rating is 50% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
Recommended: Identify smash.exe related errors
Important: Some malware camouflages itself as smash.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the smash.exe process on your PC to see if it is a threat. We recommend Security Task Manager for verifying your computer's security. This was one of the Top Download Picks of The Washington Post and PC World.
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