Published Jan 06, 2016 | Updated Sep 15, 2017

SoftwareBundler:Win32/Dartsmound

Detected with Micrososft Defender Antivirus

Aliases: No associated aliases

Summary

Windows Defender detects and removes this threat.

This program is a software bundler that installs unwanted software on your PC at the same time as the software you are trying to install. We have seen it install SoftwareBundler: Win32/Pokavampo.

Find out ways that malware can get on your PC.  

Use the following free Microsoft software to detect and remove this threat:

You should also run a full scan. A full scan might find hidden malware.

Remove programs

You might need to manually remove this program:

Use cloud protection

The Microsoft Active Protection Service (MAPS) uses cloud protection to help guard against the latest malware threats. It’s turned on by default for Microsoft Security Essentials and Windows Defender for Windows 10. 

Get more help

You can also see our advanced troubleshooting page or search the Microsoft virus and malware community for more help.

If you’re using Windows XP, see our Windows XP end of support page.

 
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