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Anvi Smart Defender – Freeware to Protect PC from Spyware, Malware and Unwanted Programs

by  /  May 22, 2014  /


Anvi Smart Defender is a full-featured anti malware freeware to help you out of any mushrooming threats such as Trojans, worms, spyware, bots, rootkits, rogueware, ransomware and other malicious threats.

Anvi Smart Defender has double scan engines, namely, local scan engine and cloud scan engine, which enable users to enjoy better protections through quicker and more accurate identification of malicious files and applications.

Anvi Smart Defender integrates all-round positive guard options including file system guard, network guard and the newly added anti-hacker and anti-exploit in Pro version. It can not only protect your PC system from damages and loss due to infections but can also prevent your computer getting infected via remote access guard, remote execute guard and anti-exploit. If any risky items detected, one-click solution is provided to help fix all, while you can also choose the item to ignore as per your personal needs.

This free anti-malware application is notably easy to use with a simple and clean interface, as well as large and flat buttons to access key functions. No complicate settings or operations required. Even a novice computer user can take control of it without any difficutly.

What Can Anvi Smart Defender Do

Anti-malware / anti-spyware – detect and remove multiple malware, e.g. viruses, Trojans, rogueware, spyware, ransomware, etc. .
Basic guard – provide file system guard and network guard including File Guard, Registry Guard, Startup Guard, Web Guard, Privacy Guard and Download Guard.
Anti-exploit – prevent your computer being attacked through exploits (Pro only).
Anti-hacker – protect your computer from rampant hacker attacks by checking and fixing all related system services and settings (Pro only).
USB Guard – prevent your computer from getting infected by malicious files in inserted USB drivers (Pro only).
Behavior Guard – avoid system damages and data loss from any potentially risky operation by person (Pro only).
eShopping Guard – protect your PC system and sensitive information when you are shopping online (Pro only).
Malicious Ads blocking – block malicious ads popups or banners resulted from adware installation.
Double scan engines – offer local engine and cloud engine for utmost virus scan efficiency .
Multiple scan options – allow you to perform a quick scan, full scan or custom scan on your system .
Toolbox – contain more useful tools here, for example, Browser Repair Tool.

General Information of Anvi Smart Defender

Software: Anvi Smart Defender
Operating System: Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 (32-bit and 64-bit)
Language: English
Official Webiste:
Download: Free Version Download
Get Pro version: Buy a license key to upgrade to Pro version

Anvi Smart Defender Freeware Tutorial

Step 1: Download and Install
Download the Anvi Smart Defender from its official website to make sure you have the latest version. And then install it step by step according to its installer wizard.


Anvisoft Network Service will be asked to install during Anvi Smart Defender installation process. Click on the “Install” button to continue.


Once it’s complete, you can enjoy Anvi Smart Defender. Anvi Smart Defender has a simple and straightforward graphical interface consisted of 4 basic tabs enabling users to execute the following operations: Scan, Guard, Anti-Hacker and Toolbox.


Step 2: Scan your system.
Click on the “Scan” button, you can choose to perform a quick scan, full scan or a custom scan.


Quick Scan: run a fast scan on your system to check and remove virus, trojans, adware, spyware, malware and other threats in the most vulnerable areas such as process, important system files and registry .


Full Scan: run a complete scan on your entire system. It may take a hour, but up to the size of your system files and the installed applications.


Custom Scan: enable you to select the areas or locations you want to scan.


Step 3: Keep your PC on guard.
Click on the “Guard” button, you can see its guard section which enables you to enjoy real time protections against suspicious actions and unauthorized access. This section contains 4 major options: Files System Guard, Network Guard, Anti-Hacker and Anti-Exploit.


You can turn on or turn off the related options. If you choose to turn off a guard option, it will remind you that your computer is not fully protected. Click on the “Full Guard” button to make your PC under full protections immediately.


Please note that some guard options marked as “Pro” are only available in Anvi Smart Defender Pro version. In order to enjoy more guards from Anvi Smart Defender, you need to purchase a license key to upgrade it.
Step 4: Protect your PC from hacker attacks (Pro only).
Click on the “Anti-Hacker” button, you can make your PC avoid attacks from hackers and exploits which are only available in Pro version. You can also enjoy this feature by turning on “Anti-Hacker” option and “Anti-Exploit” option under the “Guard” section.


Click on the “Check Now” button to scan your system and display all issues found.


Click on the “Fix” button to fix them all.
Step 5: Enjoy more useful tools in Toolbox.
Click on the “Toolbox” button, you find more useful tools contained in Anvi Smart Defender. Now it only has Anvi Browser Repari Tool included. Anvisoft never ceases making its product more and more powerful and efficient by updating in future version.


Click on the “Install” button, Anvi Browser Repair Tool will be downloaded and installed on your PC automatically.