Short Description About SMP2.EXE
SMP2.EXE is an ad-supported application, so it will fill your screen with thousands of ads. 56 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the smp2.exe file. That is a 2% detection rate. After it get inside the PC, the unwanted program will command your browsers, as Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox and even Safari. It can also change your default landing page or web search tool. It is malignant to your PC as well as risky for users. It will make ads about discounts, coupons, debates or some favorable terms for shopping online, so users will see it as useful and beneficial. These ads may have no harm itself and it is okay for them to go everywhere on your PC. Those ads are dangerous if any users cannot stand with the temptation and open the links. It is a Pandora’s Box, and nothing can stop it. If any users click on it then, user will be led to the websites which are nothing to do with the title. Additionally, SMP2.EXE has the ability to send you virus and make you download several redundant freeware on your PC.
Screenshot of error messages that can appear related to SMP2.EXE
Distribution Method Used By SMP2.EXE
- Download freeware application to unsafe sites.
- Using outdated anti-virus program.
- Browse rogue websites
- Playing online games.
- Install pirated software.
- Visting unauthorized or suspicious sites.
- Without scanning insert infected Media devices.
What Are The Damages Caused By SMP2.EXE?
SMP2.EXE injects nasty extension or toolbar to hijack your web browser. It display ads for making money for its developers. Slow download speed of entire system and makes everything difficult to respond. It causes damages your registry to make your computer filled with security exploits. Many programs or even system functions of your computer got disable. The nasty unwanted program is able to track your all online activities. It also steal your all sensitive details such as IP address, username, login details, bank related details, password and more. These details transferred to cyber thugs for making money. Thus, it is very important to eliminate SMP2.EXE from the targeted PC.
How to Uninstall SMP2.EXE from Control Panel from Windows 10
- Click and Open Start Menu option
- Settings option is to be selected on the menu to show all the contents
- Click on System option
- On the system Menu, Click on Apps and features option
- Now Click on SMP2.EXE to remove it from PC.
How to Eliminate SMP2.EXE from Windows 8/8.1
Step 1: Press repeatedly F8 to boot PC in Safe Mode. Restart PC and select “Safe Mode with Networking”.
Step 2: Press ALT+Ctrl+Del to open Windows Task Manager. After that, search all the SMP2.EXE related processes and then click to “End Task”
Step 3: Type “regedit” in Run dialog box and open Windows Registry Editor. Search and delete all the corrupt registries added by SMP2.EXE infection.
Step 4: Go to Start and then click to open Control Panel.
After that, click Add/Remove Program
Uninstall SMP2.EXE associated programs from Windows 8/8.1
Uninstall SMP2.EXE From Window 7/vista
Tap on F8 Key to Enter Safe Mode
Restart PC and select “Safe Mode with Networking”
First of all close all running programs and open Task manager by pressing ALT + CTRL + DEL keys on your keyboard simultaneously.
Now Click on Processes menu and select all the processes associated with SMP2.EXE one by one then click on End Task.
Now go to the desktop, click on Start Menu on the left lower corner. Move to Control panel and use left mouse click over it.
The Control panel window will open, if are getting the view by Category find and click “Uninstall a program” below “Programs” group.
Now select SMP2.EXE within programs list and click on Uninstall.
Steps to Eliminate SMP2.EXE from Windows XP
Step 1: Restart PC in Safe Mode by continuously pressing F8 button. After that, select “Safe Mode with Networking”.
Step 2: Open Windows Task Manager by pressing Alt+Ctrl+Del together. After that, find and select all the SMP2.EXE associated processes and then click to “End Task” button.
Step 3: Open Run dialog box and then enter “regedit.exe” to open Windows Registry. Search and then delete all the corrupt and infectious registries added by SMP2.EXE.
Step 4: Click Start button and then go to Control Panel, click to open Windows Add/Remove Program. Search all the SMP2.EXE related programs and then uninstall it from Windows XP.
How to Uninstall SMP2.EXE From Your Infected Browser
A. Guidelines to Remove SMP2.EXE From Microsoft Edge Browser
How to Reset Default Search Engine to Uninstall SMP2.EXE
Select Settings after selecting More (…) on the address bar
Click and select on View advanced settings option
In order to input the search engine, Click on <Add new> under option”Search in the address bar with”
Select Search engine and adds as default by clicking on Add as default option.
How to Reset Default Homepage on Microsoft Edge to Uninstall SMP2.EXE
- Select More (…) option on the address bar followed by settings
- Select specific page or pages under Open with option
- After selecting the Custom option, enter the URL of the homepage you wish to set as
B. How to Delete SMP2.EXE from Google Chrome
Click to Open Google Chrome and then click on menu icon which is on the top right corner and then select Tools → Extensions
Select all the malicious extensions including SMP2.EXE and then select trash icon
Again click on menu icon and select Settings and then click to Manage Search Engines under the Search section
In Search Engines, remove all the infectious search sites and set Google Chrome as Default Browser
C. How to Uninstall SMP2.EXE From Mozilla Firefox
Launch Mozilla Firefox and find and click “Firefox” button on the top left corner on the screen.
A drop down box will appear, navigate to Add-ons option and click on it.
In the next window select and click on “Extensions” in left pane.
Find SMP2.EXE add-on and click on the center area to see the border exactly and click on Disable button.
Wait a moment and let the add-on get disabled.
Now click the “Remove” button, later on uninstall the add-on Mozilla will ask you to restart the browser.
D. How to Remove SMP2.EXE From Internet Explorer
First of all Launch Internet explorer by clicking the Task-bar Icon on desktop.
Now Click on Tool Menu on web browser interface.
Select and click on Manage add-ons in the drop down box.
A View and manage your Internet Explorer Add-ons window will open, now click on “Toolbar and Extensions” option in left pane.
A list of all installed ad-ons will appear, select SMP2.EXE and click on “Disable” button and Reset IE