How to remove an smproxy error
The free file information forum can help you determine if smproxy.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or an application you can trust.
Smproxy.exe file information
Description: smproxy.exe is located in a subfolder of C:\Windows.
The file size on Windows 7/XP is 385,024 bytes.
Program has no file description. The program has no visible window. Smproxy.exe is not a Windows system file. The program listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. The program can be removed using the control panel Add\Remove programs applet. The application starts upon Windows startup (see Registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run). smproxy.exe is able to monitor applications. Therefore the technical security rating is 60% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
If there are any problems with smproxy.exe, you can uninstall EarthLink Parental Controls or Parental Controls software via Windows Control Panel/Add or Remove Programs (Windows XP) or Programs and Features (Windows 7/Vista).
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Important: Some malware camouflages itself as smproxy.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the smproxy.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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