What is SmartClock.exe?

SmartClock.exe is usually located in the 'c:\users\%USERNAME%\appdata\roaming\smart clock\' folder.

Some of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal detected SmartClock.exe.

If you have additional information about the file, please share it with the FreeFixer users by posting a comment at the bottom of this page.

Vendor and version information [?]

The following is the available information on SmartClock.exe:

Product version1.0.4.1

Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:

Product version1.0.4.1

Digital signatures [?]

SmartClock.exe is not signed.

VirusTotal report

61 of the 70 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the SmartClock.exe file. That's a 87% detection rate.

ScannerDetection Name
Acronis suspicious
Ad-Aware Trojan.GenericKD.34052477
AegisLab Trojan.Win32.Scrop.b!c
AhnLab-V3 Malware/Win32.RL_Generic.R341103
Alibaba TrojanDropper:Win32/Scrop.2368eef4
ALYac Trojan.GenericKD.34052477
Antiy-AVL Trojan/Win32.Fuerboos
APEX Malicious
Arcabit Trojan.Generic.D207997D
Avast Win32:MalwareX-gen [Trj]
AVG Win32:MalwareX-gen [Trj]
Avira TR/Crypt.Agent.ihhkg
BitDefender Trojan.GenericKD.34052477
BitDefenderTheta Gen:NN.ZexaF.34144.JG0@a4nCdOhG
Bkav W32.AIDetectVM.malware2
CAT-QuickHeal Trojan.Multi
ClamAV Win.Dropper.Vidar-8170701-0
Comodo Malware@#pkbxq1s9ut72
CrowdStrike win/malicious_confidence_100% (W)
Cybereason malicious.ff73cd
Cylance Unsafe
Cynet Malicious (score: 100)
Cyren W32/S-fb2add43!Eldorado
DrWeb Trojan.PWS.Stealer.28690
eGambit Unsafe.AI_Score_96%
Elastic malicious (high confidence)
Emsisoft Trojan.GenericKD.34052477 (B)
ESET-NOD32 a variant of Win32/Kryptik.HEFS
F-Prot W32/S-fb2add43!Eldorado
F-Secure Trojan.TR/Crypt.Agent.ihhkg
FireEye Generic.mg.2d2de1dcf7a3f9da
Fortinet Malicious_Behavior.SB
GData Trojan.GenericKD.34052477
Ikarus Trojan.Win32.Crypt
Invincea heuristic
Jiangmin Backdoor.Generic.bdnq
K7AntiVirus Trojan ( 0056a38c1 )
K7GW Trojan ( 0056a38c1 )
Kaspersky Trojan-Dropper.Win32.Scrop.aczn
Malwarebytes Spyware.PasswordStealer
MAX malware (ai score=82)
McAfee Packed-GBP!2D2DE1DCF7A3
Microsoft Trojan:Win32/CryptInject.RBA!MTB
MicroWorld-eScan Trojan.GenericKD.34052477
NANO-Antivirus Trojan.Win32.Stealer.hljrfb
Paloalto generic.ml
Panda Trj/GdSda.A
Qihoo-360 Win32/Trojan.Dropper.70f
Rising Dropper.Scrop!8.EABB (C64:YzY0Ot0VVBeEJ9jY)
Sangfor Malware
SentinelOne DFI - Malicious PE
Sophos Mal/GandCrab-G
Symantec ML.Attribute.HighConfidence
Tencent Win32.Trojan.Crypt.Hrpl
TrendMicro Trojan.Win32.INJECT.USXVPFL20
TrendMicro-HouseCall Trojan.Win32.INJECT.USXVPFL20
VBA32 BScope.Trojan.AET.281105
VIPRE Trojan.Win32.Generic!BT
Yandex Trojan.Kryptik!xvejEhc344w
Zillya Trojan.Kryptik.Win32.2058248
ZoneAlarm Trojan-Dropper.Win32.Scrop.aczn
61 of the 70 anti-virus programs detected the SmartClock.exe file.

SmartClock.exe removal instructions

The instructions below shows how to remove SmartClock.exe with help from the FreeFixer removal tool. Basically, you install FreeFixer, scan your computer, check the SmartClock.exe file for removal, restart your computer and scan it again to verify that SmartClock.exe has been successfully removed. Here are the removal instructions in more detail:

  1. Download and install FreeFixer: http://www.freefixer.com/download.html
  2. Start FreeFixer and press the Start Scan button. The scan will finish in approximately five minutes.
    Screenshot of Start Scan button
  3. When the scan is finished, locate SmartClock.exe in the scan result and tick the checkbox next to the SmartClock.exe file. Do not check any other file for removal unless you are 100% sure you want to delete it. Tip: Press CTRL-F to open up FreeFixer's search dialog to quickly locate SmartClock.exe in the scan result.
    Red arrow point on the unwanted file
    c:\users\%USERNAME%\appdata\roaming\smart clock\SmartClock.exe
  4. Scroll down to the bottom of the scan result and press the Fix button. FreeFixer will now delete the SmartClock.exe file.
    Screenshot of Fix button
  5. Restart your computer.
  6. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. If SmartClock.exe still remains in the scan result, proceed with the next step. If SmartClock.exe is gone from the scan result you're done.
  7. If SmartClock.exe still remains in the scan result, check its checkbox again in the scan result and click Fix.
  8. Restart your computer.
  9. Start FreeFixer and scan your computer again. Verify that SmartClock.exe no longer appear in the scan result.
Please select the option that best describe your thoughts on the removal instructions given above

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Error Messages

These are some of the error messages that can appear related to smartclock.exe:

smartclock.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.

smartclock.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.

smartclock.exe has stopped working.

End Program - smartclock.exe. This program is not responding.

smartclock.exe is not a valid Win32 application.

smartclock.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.

What will you do with SmartClock.exe?

To help other users, please let us know what you will do with SmartClock.exe:

What did other users do?

The poll result listed below shows what users chose to do with SmartClock.exe. 100% have voted for removal. Based on votes from 1 user.

Keep0 %
Remove100 %

NOTE: Please do not use this poll as the only source of input to determine what you will do with SmartClock.exe. Only 1 user has voted so far so it does not offer a high degree of confidence.


Please share with the other users what you think about this file. What does this file do? Is it legitimate or something that your computer is better without? Do you know how it was installed on your system? Did you install it yourself or did it come bundled with some other software? Is it running smoothly or do you get some error message? Any information that will help to document this file is welcome. Thank you for your contributions.

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