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Should I remove Assistant Migration Windows?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Excellent
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How common is it?
Global Rank #44,212
Reach 0.0021%

Versions

VersionDistribution
1.0.5.7 10.34%
1.0.5.6 48.28%
1.0.1.3 27.59%
1.0.0.32 13.79%

Assistant Migration Windows

What is Assistant Migration Windows?  (from Apple)

Use Windows Migration Assistant to migrate your files from your old Microsoft Windows-based PC to your Mac running OS X Mountain Lion or OS X Lion. Migration Assistant automatically transfers your contacts, calendars, and email accounts and more, and puts them in the appropriate applications. If you've already gone thr...  Read more

Overview

Assistant Migration Windows is a software program developed by Apple. The most common release is 1.0.5.6, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The primary executable is named MigrationAssistant.exe. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 7.19 MB (7,542,549 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 44% of users of Assistant Migration Windows come from France, it is also popular in Canada and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.apple.com/fr
Help link: www.apple.com/fr/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Windows Migration Assistant\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{C182D467-6F0A-418A-8B38-788F376F7502}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 7.19 MB
Language: French (France)

Program filesFiles installed by Assistant Migration Windows

Program executable:MigrationAssistant.exe
Name:Migration Assistant
Path:C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Windows Migration Assistant\MigrationAssistant.exe
MD5:828c92f9b4e3d3628cf6e8a1adf88b6b
Additional files:
  • SMBonjourLib.dll - System Migration Bonjour Support Library
  • SMInstallLib.dll - System Migration Install Support Library (SMInstallLib)
  • SMNativeLib.dll - System Migration Native Utilites Library
  • SQLite3.dll - SQLite3 Dynamic Link Library
  • SMUtilities.dll - System Migration Utilities (SMUtilities)
  • SystemMigration.dll - System Migration Engine (SystemMigration)
  • MigrationAssistant.exe - Migration Assistant
  • AutoLoader.dll - AutoLoader

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • MigrationAssistant.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Windows Migration Assistant\MigrationAssistant.exe'.

How do I remove Assistant Migration Windows?

Quickly and completely remove Assistant Migration Windows from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Assistant Migration Windows from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Assistant Migration Windows, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Assistant Migration Windows.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 52%
Win 7 3%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#44,212

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 55.17%
Windows 8 20.69%
Windows Vista 17.24%
Windows XP 6.90%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.48%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 17.24%
Windows 10 Home 17.24%
Windows 7 Professional 10.34%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.34%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.90%

Distribution by countryGeography

44.12% of installs come from France
Which countries install it?
  France 44.12%
  Canada 35.29%
  United States 14.71%
  MA 2.94%
  Switzerland 2.94%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 42.86%
Dell 10.71%
Samsung 10.71%
GIGABYTE 7.14%
Toshiba 7.14%
ASUS 7.14%
Sony 3.57%
Lenovo 3.57%
Alienware 3.57%
American Megatrends 3.57%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 8.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite C650 4.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite A500 4.00%
Sony VGN-FZ140QE 4.00%
Samsung RC420/RC520/RC720 4.00%
Samsung R530/R730 4.00%

About Apple

Apple designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer programs, and personal computers.
Publisher URL: www.apple.com

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