Delete Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] – How To Remove Win32:Smadow-G [Trj]

Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] has infected my computer. This nasty trojan virus has invaded my computer while I was downloading a game on my computer. As my anti-virus has detected this Trojan and showed an alerts on my computer screen, I have immediately removed Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] from my PC. When I restarted my computer, my anti-virus again detected this threat. How it get back to my machine after I removed it? How to get rid of this infection permanently? Can anyone help me to completely delete Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] from my computer?

Win32:Smadow-G [Trj]

Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] is a malicious computer infection detected as Trojan virus. This nasty PC threat normally attack the targeted computer silently through free games, softwares, applications etc. and get installed without user's permission. It can also get inside your computer through infected USB drives, malicious websites, spam email attachments and shareware. Once this dubious computer infection get into your system, it will start doing malicious activities and do several damages to your system. Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] will firstly disable your anti-virus and Firewall program to ensure its safety. It will also assign new registry entires due to which it can get started on your machine automatically. Those malign registry entries also help this threat in getting back into your machine after removal.

Once inside your computer, Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] will hide deep into your system by using rootkit technology due to which its detection become a tough task for regular anti-virus programs. It will also create its copies and spread into several system files and folders without your permission. This notorious Trojan horse may also download other malicious threats on your computer without your knowledge. It will brutally mess with your system component and slow down your PC. After getting infected by Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] Trojan virus, your system will get very slow and often get unresponsive. Many of your system prgorams fail to work and show unexpected errors. This dubious threat can also steal your private information and send to remote hackers. It is a major threat for your computer and you must remove it soon. Go through the below steps to easily delete Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] from your computer.


Steps to Delete Win32:Smadow-G [Trj]

Step: 1 Restart your Windows PC in Safe Mode

Find the complete details on how to Reboot your PC in Safe Mode (if you are a novice, follow the above given instructions on how to boot up your PC in Safe mode irrespective of the Windows Version that is being used as Windows XP, 7, Win 8, 8.1 and Windows 10)

Step:2 Remove Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] from Task Manager

Press CTRL+ALT+DEL simulataneously to open Task manager. Find Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] Related processes or any other suspicious processes that are running on it. Now Select and delete Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] virus from Task Manager at once.

Task Manager

Step:3 How to Delete Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] Related Startup Items

Press Win + R together and Type “msconfig”.

Windows R

Now press Enter Key or Select OK.


Startup” option is to be selected on the Pop-up Window Tab



Now Search for Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] Related applications on Startup Items


Now Uncheck all Unknown or Suspicious items from “System Configuration” related to Win32:Smadow-G [Trj]


Now Click and Select Restart to Start your Computer in Normal Mode




Step: 4 How to Delete Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] from Windows Registry

  1. Press Win + R in combination to Open Run Box, Type regedit on the search box and press enter.
  2. This will Open the registry entries.
  3. Find Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] related entries from the list and carefully delete it. However be careful and do not delete any other entries as this could severely damage the Windows Component.


Also, after completing the above steps, it is important to search for any folders and files that has been created by Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] and if found must be deleted.

Step 5 How to View Hidden Files and Folders Created by Win32:Smadow-G [Trj]

  1. Click on the Start Menu
  2. Go to Control Panel, and Search for folder Options
  3. Click on view hidden files and folders Options, For your convenience, we have included complete process on how to unhide files on all Windows Version. This will delete all the files and folders associated with Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] that was existing on your compromised system.

Still, if you are unable to get rid of Win32:Smadow-G [Trj] using manual steps, you need to scan your PC to detect Win32:Smadow-G [Trj].


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