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File: smagent.exe
Name: SoundMAX service agent component
Product: SoundMAX service agent
Manufacturer: Analog Devices, Inc.
Risk factor (Virus/Trojan/Spyware): Rating

"smagent.exe" is a SoundMAX service component from Analog Devices, Inc. Is part of the audio driver on a ASUS "P4C800 Deluxe"-Mainboard.

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There were 285 user requests for that file. 34 users classify it as harmless. 2 users classify it as not so dangerous. 3 users classify it as neutral. 1 user classify it as bad and recommend to delete smagent.exe.

RatingSoundma Service Agent component. Drivers/Programs for speakers. Anonymous
Ratinginstalls on most modern asus motherboards with integrated sound  link for more info James
Rating"smagent.exe" is a SoundMAX service component from Analog Devices, Inc. Is part of the audio driver on a ASUS "P4C800 Deluxe"-Mainboard. Pat Estrada
Ratingas above - on vaio laptops is common
RatingComes with drivers Carlos Averett
Ratingit appeared with the installation of a new ASUS motherboard. it is related to the sound drivers. can be disabled without system problems.  link for more info Pablo Dopico
Ratingi have a Sound Max sound card and the process Smagent.exe starts early in boot shorty after explorer.exe puls i see a 64k mem usage J Parker
RatingBelieve it came w AC97 / SoundMAX sound devices. Probably to alert U of audio driver updates.  link for more info Rock
RatingIBM NetVistas use soundMAX .
RatingAlso on Asus NCCH-DL Andy
RatingIt comes installed by default on Toshiba M200 series Tablets keshozeto
RatingOn compaq d530's as well .. moggle
RatingSound subsystem driver on many asus MB's  link for more info Ben!
RatingSoundMAX Audio Agent John(xtrance)
RatingHabe es vom Autostart rausgenommen. Es startet somit nicht mehr. Unterschied: Keiner. Irgend eine unsinnige Phantomdatei, welche keine Funktion hat. Wessen Taskmanager zu voll ist, kann diese Datei getrost dauerhaft löschen. Vollprofi
Ratingaudio driver for Asus K8VSE deluxe motherboard, not harmful at all!  link for more info M. Jordan
RatingSoundMax background service David
RatingNot harmful at all. It's just for onboard audio and such. Dav0
Ratingalso present on HP nc6000 laptops
RatingComes up on Compaq Evo notebooks as well enzuigiri
Ratingas everyone says, part of the soundmax applications that come with many Motherboards that use the soundmax ac97 codec Will
RatingSoundMax Drivers  link for more info Nisroc
Ratingagent for the soundman sound system, found on ADI and Intel chipsets/motherboards  link for more info Karl
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