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What is SMManager.exe?

SMManager.exe is a executable file (a program) within Windows. The filename extension .exe denotes an executable file. You should only run executable files from publishers you trust, because executable files can potentially change your computer settings or harm your computer. The free file information forum can help you determine if SMManager.exe is a virus, trojan, spyware, or adware that you can remove, or a file belonging to a Windows system or to an application you can trust.

SMManager.exe file information

The process known as SMManager Application belongs to software Smith Micro Connectivity Manager or Dell ControlPoint Connection Manager by Smith Micro Software (www.smithmicro.com).

Description: SMManager.exe is not essential for the Windows OS and causes relatively few problems. The file SMManager.exe is located in a subfolder of "C:\Program Files". Known file sizes on Windows 7/XP are 77,824 bytes (34% of all occurrences), 76,288 bytes and 5 more variants. http://www.file.net/process/smmanager.exe.html 
The program has no visible window. The SMManager.exe file is not a Windows core file. The application listens for or sends data on open ports to a LAN or the Internet. Therefore the technical security rating is 54% dangerous, however also read the users reviews.
You can uninstall Dell ControlPoint Connection Manager or Dell ControlPoint Connection, or try to get help from the software vendor. Click on Dell ControlPoint Connection Manager or Dell ControlPoint Connection in the Windows Control Panel (Software or Programs section) to uninstall it, or click on support.dell.com to visit the vendor's website.

Recommended: Identify SMManager.exe related errors

Important: Some malware camouflages itself as SMManager.exe, particularly when located in the c:\windows or c:\windows\system32 folder. Therefore, you should check the SMManager.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.


User Comments

smmanager.exe is a part of Smith Micro Connectivity Manager and it can use over 50% CPU. If you have this problem then uninstall anything that related with Dell Control Point and then download the latest DCP Connection Manager and install it.
Belongs to Dell ControlPoint, Connection Manager
It is also part of HP Connection Manager

Summary: Average user rating of SMManager.exe: based on 3 votes with 3 user comments.
3 users think it's probably harmless.

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