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Adware.SmartWeb is Malwarebytes’ detection name for a few adwarevariants targeting Windows systems.

Type and source of the infection

Scheduled Task for Adware.SmartWeb

Scheduled Task for Adware.SmartWeb


block Adware.SmartWeb

Malwarebytes blocks Adware.SmartWeb


Malwarebytes can detect and remove Adware.SmartWeb without further user interaction.

  1. Please download Malwarebytesto your desktop.
  2. Double-click MBSetup.exeand follow the prompts to install the program.
  3. When your Malwarebytes for Windowsinstallation completes, the program opens to the Welcome to Malwarebytes screen.
  4. Click on the Get started button.
  5. Click Scan to start a Threat Scan.
  6. Click Quarantineto remove the found threats.
  7. Reboot the system if prompted to complete the removal process.