Smart Repair is a rogue Malware application that will change settings in your windows operating system with out the users consent. We have classified Smart Repair as a computer virus due to its malicious intent. It is also seen as S.M.A.R.T. Repair on the viruses user interface. (See the instructions at the bottom of this page to remove Smart Repair permanently from any computer.)
About Smart Repair Virus: it is an infection caused by running malicious scripts. These scripts can be installed on the computer by visting other sites that have been infected with the same virus. The kind of site that the hackers will infectare freeware sites, adult sites, and even social networks. The Smart Repair virus will spread rapidly once this occurs. It can also be placed in e-mails and other vectors of infection. The program, once installed, mimics security software and scans the host PC for errors. These errors are fake and the program attempts to get the user to buy a ‘fix’ that is another dangerous infection. The Smart Repair is part of the user interface of another known major virus and will get worse if it is not removed.
Once installed, the fix will removal the user’s desktop and present them with another scan. This scan cannot be stopped and hides the user’s data from view, making it appear to be deleted. The fix can also be bundled with other dangerous viruses and trojans, which steal the user’s information and send it to a predetermined IP address. We recommend removing this virus as soon as possible as it may get worse and more difficult to remove the longer it stays on the computer. We have tested the removal process for this particular virus several times and have crated a simple step-by-step instructions to remove Smart Repair.
Please take your time and follow the instructions below exactly as they are shown to remove Smart Repair permanently.
Virus Removal Instructions
Target Virus: Smart Repair Virus
The virus removal instructions we have outlined below has been proven remove the Smart Repair Virus. You must be on the infected computer when performing these steps.
1 To begin, go ahead and reboot the infected computer. If the infected computer is turned off, go ahead and turn it on.
2 Immediately as the computer begins to boot, press F8 many times. Pressing F8 allows you to access the Advanced Options Menu.
3 Once you are in the Advanced Options Menu, use your arrow keys and select the Safe Mode with Networking option. Press enter when you have selected that option.
4 Windows will now boot into Safe Mode with Networking. Safe Mode with Networking will allow you to remove Smart Repair which it would not allow when Windows was in normal mode.
5Now that the virus is not running it is time to begin removal. On your keyboard, click and hold the Windows key, then press the R key. See keyboard diagram below.
6 After you have pressed the Windows and R key, the Windows Run Box will open. Type exactly the following into the run box and click OK:
After clicking OK, your computer will connect to our website and download our recommended virus removal program called Spyware Doctor by PC Tools.
7 When you see the PC Tools download box, click the Run button. The picture of the download box is below. After you click the “Run” button, PC Tools will launch. If your computer asks if you are sure you want to run PC Tools, click OK. The PC Tools installation will begin. After fully installing PC Tools the virus scan will automatically begin.
8 After PC Tools has scanned your computer and found Smart Repair it is time to remove it. Simply click “Fix Checked” to remove the virus.
*Please note: You will not see the actual virus name in the list of found infections. The name of the virus in the PC Tools database is different than the name of the virus you see on your computer. If you see various infections on the scan results then that means that PC Tools found the Smart Repair Virus.
9 After you click “Fix Checked” you are going to need to register PC Tools to remove Smart Repair. Please register PC Tools and the Smart Repair Virus will be removed.
Registering PC Tools offers superior benefits including real-time constant protection against any potential threats. PC Tools will detect and remove any future threats that may occur including viruses, spyware, trojans, registry infections and more. It is a great all-in-one solution for your computer security needs and that is why we recommend it.
10 After you have registered PC Tools, and the virus was removed, you can safely reboot into Normal Mode. The virus will be completely gone.
Call us toll free at 888.271.8863 if you need assistance removing this virus.