SmartWhois SmartWhois

A guide to uninstall SmartWhois from your system

This page is about SmartWhois for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows release was created by TamoSoft. Go over here where you can read more on TamoSoft. Further information about SmartWhois can be found at . The application is usually installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\SmartWhois directory. Take into account that this path can vary depending on the user's decision. C:\Program Files (x86)\SmartWhois\swsetup.exe is the full command line if you want to remove SmartWhois. SmartWhois's main file takes around 4.16 MB (4366352 bytes) and is called sw.exe.

The executable files below are installed alongside SmartWhois. They occupy about 4.98 MB (5226416 bytes) on disk.

  • keymaker.exe (66.50 KB)
  • sw.exe (4.16 MB)
  • swmsie.exe (44.80 KB)
  • swquery.exe (170.55 KB)
  • swsetup.exe (278.55 KB)
  • Uninst_SmartWhois.exe (279.49 KB) to view all...

The current web page applies to SmartWhois version 5.1 alone. Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the computer. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\TamoSoft\SmartWhois

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itAbuse.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itAbuse-2x.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itAdmin.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itAdmin-2x.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itBill.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itBill-2x.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itDataSource.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itDataSource-2x.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itDomName.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itDomName-2x.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itNetBlock.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itNetBlock-2x.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itNetBlockName.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itNetBlockName-2x.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itNS.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itNS-2x.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itRank.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itRank-2x.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itTech.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\itTech-2x.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\q1.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\ico\q2.png
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\Lang.ini
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\Languages\1031.tlf
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\Languages\1034.tlf
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\Languages\1036.tlf
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\Languages\1049.tlf
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\license.rtf
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\readme.txt
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\sw.chm
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\sw.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swapikey.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swapimap.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swapireg.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swapires.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swapirun.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swhook.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swlaunch.crx
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swlaunch.xpi
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swmsie.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swmsoadd.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swquery.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swquery.firefox.json
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swsetup.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\swshell.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\tour.htm
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\tsappact.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\tsremind.dll
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\Uninst_SmartWhois.exe
  • C:\Program Files\SmartWhois\Uninst_SmartWhois.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\TamoSoft\SmartWhois\results.dat

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SmartWhois.Document
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SmartWhois.License
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\SmartWhois
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\SmartWhois

How to erase SmartWhois with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

SmartWhois is a program offered by the software company TamoSoft. Frequently, users want to erase this application. Sometimes this is hard because deleting this manually takes some know-how regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE action to erase SmartWhois is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate SmartWhois or simply click the Search field and type in "SmartWhois". The SmartWhois application will be found very quickly. When you select SmartWhois in the list , the following information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding SmartWhois, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for SmartWhois:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\SmartWhois\swsetup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove SmartWhois.
Uninstall SmartWhois

8. After removing SmartWhois, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of SmartWhois that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing SmartWhois with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall SmartWhois by TamoSoft from your computer, we are not saying that SmartWhois by TamoSoft is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall SmartWhois supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 23:06:43.093