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N Not required, but may be started.
U User's choice. Start if necessary.
X Definitely not required. Usually Malware.
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Found 24133 autoruns. Autorun 16601 to 16700:

StatusAutorun nameCommandDescription
YSkyBlaster SchedulerSSFSch.exeFor Gilat Communications internet satellite systems - associated with SkyBlaster modem. Required if you have this system
Xskynetave.exeskynetave.exeAdded by the SASSER.D WORM!
XSkynetRevengewinlogon.scrAdded by the NETSKY.AA WORM!
NSkypeSkype.exeSkype is "free calls, video calls and instant messaging over the internet. Plus great value calls to phones anywhere in the world"
XSkype Startupskyp.exeAdded by the VANBOT-C WORM!
NSkypeMateSkypeMate.exeSkypeMate acts as a bridge between networks of VoIP and PSTN
XSkypeStartupSkype.exeAdded by the PYKSE-A WORM!
YSkySurfer Management ServiceSmaServ.exeFor Gilat Communications internet satellite systems - associated with SkyBlaster modem. Required if you have this system
USkytelSkytel.exeRealtek Voice Manager, installed with the drivers for on-board Realtek HD audio codecs. On an ALC885 based test system it doesn't run after the drivers have been installed and the startup entry is then removed. Disabling it appears to have no ill effects but it's exact purpose is unknown - hence the "U" recommendation
Xsl4 rulesrbot32.exeAdded by the SDBOT-QC WORM!
Xslack12mfcee.exeAdded by a variant of the SDBOT WORM!
XSlayhacker734slay7383.exeAdded by the SIKBOT-A TROJAN!
XSLDTrundll32.exe [path] systemdrea.dllAdded by the LATAA-B TROJAN! Note that rundll32.exe is a legitimate Microsoft file used to launch DLL file types and shouldn't be deleted. The "049ead.cpl" file is located in %Temp%
NSleepManagerSleepMgr.exeThis program locates free contiguous disk spaces and allocates them for storing BASE MEMORY, EXTENDED MEMORY, VIDEO MEMORY, and SM RAM. It helps the computer come out of hibernate mode
USlibe.comSliber.EXESliber - freeware screen capturing & online sharing tool
USlickRunsr.exe"SlickRun is a floating command line utility for Windows. It gives you almost instant access to any program or website. SlickRun allows you to create command aliases (known as MagicWords), so C:\Program Files\Outlook Express\msimn.exe becomes MAIL"
XslideIexplore.exeAdded by the GASLIDE TROJAN! Note - this is not the legitimate Internet Explorer (iexplore.exe) which is always located in %ProgramFiles%\Internet Explorer and should not normally figure in Msconfig/Startup!
Nslimp3SliMP3 Server.exeSlimp3 Server - "presents an entirely new way of accessing and enjoying your music collection. Instead of storing your music on CDs or memory cards, the SliMP3 uses your home network to access the music stored on your PC"
NSlingshotSLINGS~1.EXEAtomica Slingshot - "reference tool with access to dictionary and encyclopedia terms, bios, technical terms, history, geography, and much more". Now superseed by 1-Click Answers
Yslipcoreslipcore.exeCore module for Slipstream - internet acceleration through compression/decompression techniques, intelligent cacheing on the server side, and real-time conversion of large/high-bandwidth images to less bulky pix. Used by popular ISPs such as IceNet, Wanadoo, Terra, OnSpeed, United Online and AOL Canada. Required if the user's account is locked in to that proxy server
Yslipguislipgui.exeUser interface for Slipstream - internet acceleration through compression/decompression techniques, intelligent cacheing on the server side, and real-time conversion of large/high-bandwidth images to less bulky pix. Used by popular ISPs such as IceNet, Wanadoo, Terra, OnSpeed, United Online and AOL Canada. Required if the user's account is locked in to that proxy server
YSlipStreamslipcore.exeCore module for Slipstream - internet acceleration through compression/decompression techniques, intelligent cacheing on the server side, and real-time conversion of large/high-bandwidth images to less bulky pix. Used by popular ISPs such as IceNet, Wanadoo, Terra, OnSpeed, United Online and AOL Canada. Required if the user's account is locked in to that proxy server
Xslmssslmss.exeSecondThought adware
Xsloadsload.exeWin SynchroAd adware, also detected as DLOADER-QG TROJAN!
Xsloadsload32.exeAdded by the SDBOT-OY WORM!
Xslvchost32slvchost32.exeAdded by an unidentified VIRUS, WORM or TROJAN!
Xsmsa_exe.exeAdded by the OLFEB.A TROJAN!
Xsmsf_exe.exeAdded by the OLFEB.A TROJAN!
Xsmsm_exe.exeAdded by the OLFEB.A TROJAN!
Xsmsr_exe.exeAdded by the LUKUSPAM TROJAN!
XSMiro.batAdded by the IROFFER.CT BACKDOOR!
XSM[random][random].exeMalware Protector 2008 rogue security software - not recommended, removal instructions here
XSM_IANian_monitor.exeAdvancedCleaner rogue security software - not recommended, see here. Removal instructions here
NSM1BGSM1BG.EXEUSB driver for downloading from within Napster and iTunes to portable MP3 players. Only required at startup if you use it all the time - otherwise start it manually when required
NSM1NINTSM1NINT.exeCypress USB Mass Storage Driver Notification Icon Application - tray notification for Cypress base memory sticks and external storage devices for Win98
NSM56 Helper Win32 Utilitysm56hlpr.exeHelper utility for Motorola based SM56 software modems - resides in the System Tray
NSm56aclsm56hlpr.exeHelper utility for Motorola based SM56 software modems - resides in the System Tray
Usmasma.exeSmartKeylogger keystroke logger/monitoring program - remove unless you installed it yourself!
XSmallAndSecuremssecure.exeAdded by the RBOT.CU WORM!
Xsmanapp***.tmp [* = digit]Unidentified adware
XSManagersmanager.6.exeAdded by the AGENT.BJO TROJAN!
XSManagersmanager.7.exeAdded by the DWNLDR-GVG TROJAN!
XSmansaAppwinlogon.exeAdded by the ROMARIO-A WORM! Note - this is not the legitimate winlogon.exe process which is always located in %System% and should not normally figure in Msconfig/Startup! This one is located in %Windir%
NSmappSmtray.exeSystem Tray icon for Analog Devices SoundMax integrated soundcards. Sound properties can be accessed through the Start Menu or Control Panel
XSmart Antivirus-2009.exeSmart Antivirus-2009.exeSmart Antivirus 2009 rogue security software - not recommended, removal instructions here
NSmart Card ServiceScardSvr.exeFor Smart Card readers. Known to cause problems, especially for Windows 2000 users - see here. Probably not required unless you use such a device regularly
USmart Connect MonitorSCMon.exeAppears on a Sony Vaio. Smart Connect Version 2.1 enables data transfer between Vaios via i.LINK cable. Smart Connect supports File and Printer Sharing for MS networks. You can copy files from your Vaio to another Vaio or print using a printer connected to a remote Vaio
USmart Connect SetupSCSetup.exeAppears on a Sony Vaio. Smart Connect Version 2.1 enables data transfer between Vaios via i.LINK cable. Smart Connect supports File and Printer Sharing for MS networks. You can copy files from your Vaio to another Vaio or print using a printer connected to a remote Vaio
XSmart Defender PROsmrtdefp.exeSmart Defender PRO rogue security software - not recommended, removal instructions here
USmart DefragIObit SmartDefrag.exeThis is the original Smart Defrag disk defragmenter utility from IObit. Required if you use either of the "Auto Defrag" or scheduled options. Smart Defrag 2 runs as a scheduled task - as do both versions on Windows 7/Vista. Note - in November 2009 IObit were accused of stealing database information from Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and others so review the links on the Wikipedia page and make your own mind up
XSmart EngineSM[random characters].exeSmart Engine rogue security software - not recommended, removal instructions here. The filename is typically in the form "SM***_***.exe"
USmart KeyboardSmartkbd.exeNetropa Smart Keyboard driver
NSmart Label O Serverssloserv.exePart of the printer software for the smart-label printer made by Seiko. Can be disabled safely
NSmart Label RFViewerSSLFVIEW.EXEPart of the printer software for the smart-label printer made by Seiko. Can be disabled safely
USmart Protector ProSmartProtector-Pro.exeSmart Protector Pro internet eraser from SmartSoft - "keeps out prying eyes and protects your private data on all Windows systems"
XSmart SecuritySMM[random characters].exeSmart Security rogue security software - not recommended, removal instructions here. The filename is typically in the form "SM***_***.exe"
NSmart Start UPPnPDetect.exePart of Presto! Mr.Photo - "an ideal program for creating, sharing, and manag-ing digital images and videos"
USmart TouchSTouch.exeRelated to Plustek OpticSlim scanner
NSmart Type Assistantsta.exeSmart Type Assistant - a complex typing automation tool, intended to make your work faster and safer
XSmart Virus EliminatorSM[random characters].exeSmart Virus Eliminator rogue security software - not recommended, removal instructions here
USmartalecpcaccel.exeSmartalec PC Accelerator - system optimization utility
USmartAudioSmartAudio.exeConexant SmartAudio PC audio chipset software - typically available on HP notebooks with built-in microphones
NSmartBarXPSmartBarXP.exeSmartBarXP is a bar that runs down the side of your screen, and can be configured to display interactive panels known as 'panes'. These panes include media players, slideshow and image viewing panes, a virtual desktop manager, and live news, weather and stock feeds to mention but a few
NsMaRTcaPsSMARTC~1.EXEsMaRTcaPs from Phoebus LLC - enables you to configure the time needed to depress Caps Lock, Num Lock & Insert keys
?SmartCopySmartCopy.exeRelated to SmartCopy from Northstar Systems Corp. What does it do and is it required?
USmartDefragIObit SmartDefrag.exeThis is the original Smart Defrag disk defragmenter utility from IObit. Required if you use either of the "Auto Defrag" or scheduled options. Smart Defrag 2 runs as a scheduled task - as do both versions on Windows 7/Vista. Note - in November 2009 IObit were accused of stealing database information from Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and others so review the links on the Wikipedia page and make your own mind up
NSmartExSmartEx.exeSmartException from Stardock Corporation - "is a utility that can be used to help gather additional information about an application that has crashed". Run manually via the Start menu if you experience problems with an application crashing
NSmartExceptionSmartEx.exeSmartException from Stardock Corporation - "is a utility that can be used to help gather additional information about an application that has crashed". Run manually via the Start menu if you experience problems with an application crashing
YSmartFaceVWatcherSmartFaceVWatcher.exeToshiba's Face Recognition that allows the user login to their laptop hands-free via the built-in webcam on some models
XSmartfixerSmartFixer.exeSmartFixer rogue system error and cleaning utility - not recommended
USmartGuardianItesmart.exeHardware monitor (voltages, temperatures, fan speeds, etc) for motherboard system IO devices from ITE - included on some SOYO motherboards (and possibly others)
USmarthruengineQS.exeSamsung smarthru software, used with Lexmark Z82 or Samsung multifunction printers
XSmartIndex[path to worm]Added by the KELIHOS.SM WORM!
?SmartLauncherSmartLauncher.exeRelated to SmartLauncher from Northstar Systems Corp. What does it do and is it required?
YSmartMenuSmartMenu.exeIncluded on most HP Pavilion desktop and laptop PCs. "Used to launch the MediaSmart application from keyboards and remote controls. Do not disable this program" - see here
USmartPCXLpcaccel.exeSmartalec PC Accelerator - system optimization utility
Xsmartprotectorsmartprotector.exeSmart Protector rogue security software - not recommended, removal instructions here
USmartProtector-ProSmartProtector-Pro.exeSmart Protector Pro internet eraser from SmartSoft - "keeps out prying eyes and protects your private data on all Windows systems"
USmartRAMMemCleaner.exeSmartRAM - the memory management part of the older Advanced WindowsCare V2 optimization utility from IObit - which "monitors you system in the background and frees up memory whenever needed to increase the performance of your computer." Note - in November 2009 IObit were accused of stealing database information from Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and others so review the links on the Wikipedia page and make your own mind up
USmartRAMSup_SmartRAM.exeSmartRAM - the memory management part of the Advanced SystemCare 3 optimization utility from IObit - which "monitors you system in the background and frees up memory whenever needed to increase the performance of your computer." Note - in November 2009 IObit were accused of stealing database information from Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware and others so review the links on the Wikipedia page and make your own mind up
XSmartSecuritySmartSecurity.exeSmart Security rogue security software - not recommended, removal instructions here
USmartSync ProSmartSync.exeRelated to CompanionLink Software Inc. Synchronization solutions for ACT!, GoldMine, Lotus Notes and Microsoft Outlook
?SmAudioSmAudio.exeAudio driver for Conexant SmartAudio HD integrated soundcards. System Tray access to the control panel?
NSmax4Smax4.exeSystem Tray icon for Analog Devices SoundMax integrated soundcards. Sound properties can be accessed through the Start Menu or Control Panel
USMax4PNPSMax4PNP.exeAnalog Devices SoundMax integrated soundcard utility. Brings up the SoundMAX Control Panel when it detects if new audio devices (such as microphones, headphones, speakers, etc.) are plugged in - giving the user the option to configure them. Also required if you have custom settings for your sound, such as effects and environments
USMax4PNP ApplicationSMax4PNP.exeAnalog Devices SoundMax integrated soundcard utility. Brings up the SoundMAX Control Panel when it detects if new audio devices (such as microphones, headphones, speakers, etc.) are plugged in - giving the user the option to configure them. Also required if you have custom settings for your sound, such as effects and environments
?smbdpmismbdpmi.exeIBM Netfinity Director and Universal Management Services related. What does it do and is it required?
Ysmcsmc.exeSygate Firewall
Ysmcspfsmc.exeSygate Firewall
Xsmcsmc.exeAdded by the EBOD TROJAN! Note - this is not the valid (but now discontinued) Sygate Personal Firewall which has the same filename and is normally located in %ProgramFiles%\Sygate\SPF. This one is located in %System%
YSMC Servicesmc.exeSygate Firewall
YSMC Servicespfsmc.exeSygate Firewall
USMC2862W-G 54Mbps WLAN MonitorWLANUTL.exeSMC Networks SMC2862W-G Wireless LAN configuration utility
Xsmcservwinsrv.exeAdded by the AGOBOT-OU WORM!
YSmcServicesmc.exeSygate Firewall
YSmcServicessmc.exeSygate Firewall
YSmcServicesspfsmc.exeSygate Firewall
Xsmcsssmcss.exeAdded by the SCLOG-AJ TROJAN!
?Smcsta.exeSmcsta.exeSMC Networks wireless PCI card driver. Is it required?
XSmcSVRSmcSVR.exeAdded by the LEGMIR.JU TROJAN!

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