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Should I remove Laplink PCmover Upgrade Assistant?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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8.20.635 100.00%

Laplink PCmover Upgrade Assistant

What is Laplink PCmover Upgrade Assistant?  (from Laplink Software)

Of the 66 Windows 7 upgrade scenarios detailed by Microsoft, only 14 are supported by Windows. As illustrated in this chart, there is no direct upgrade path from Windows XP to Windows 7 without doing a customized installation – for the many XP users out there, this makes upgrading to Windows 7 a complicated task. That’...  Read more

Overview

Laplink PCmover Upgrade Assistant is a software program developed by Laplink Software. 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 setup package generally installs about 26 files. 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 93% of users of Laplink PCmover Upgrade Assistant come from the United States, it is also popular in France and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Laplink.com
Help link: www.laplink.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Laplink\PCmover\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{EB9E5293-799B-419D-8A63-26D4F821E556}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Laplink PCmover Upgrade Assistant

  • PcmBrand.dll - PcmBrand Dynamic Link Library (PCmover Personality DLL)
  • PCmoverLog.exe - PCmoverLog Application (PCmover Log Manager)
  • USBDriverSetup11.exe - USBDriversLite (Setup Launcher)
  • DlMgr.exe - PCmover (Laplink Download and Setup Manager)
  • LaunchDl.exe - Launch DlMgr
  • PCmover.exe
  • ShLnk64.exe - 64-bit Shell Link Server
  • SpDiskTreeMgr.dll - Disk Tree Manager
  • SpIniTreeMgr.dll - INI File Tree Manager
  • SpRegTreeMgr.dll - Registry Tree Manager
  • LaunchSt.exe - LaunchSt Application (LaunchSt MFC Application)
  • MapiFix.exe - MapiInfo Application (MapiInfo MFC Application)
  • MapiFix64.exe
  • Report.exe - Report
  • CookieMerge.exe
  • copypwd.dll
  • copypwd.exe
  • CopyPwd64.dll
  • cppwdsvc.exe
  • CpPwdSvc64.exe
  • LoadProfile.exe
  • PinTaskBar.vbs
  • USBDetect.dll
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  • ytb_8.6.2.24_2.6.1_bts_pub_uber_setup_2013.07.11.01.exe (by Yahoo!) - Yahoo! Toolbar Bootstrapper Setup

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • PCmover.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\tools\Laplink PCmover\PCmover.exe'.

How do I remove Laplink PCmover Upgrade Assistant?

Quickly and completely remove Laplink PCmover Upgrade Assistant from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Laplink PCmover Upgrade Assistant 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 Laplink PCmover Upgrade Assistant, 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 Laplink PCmover Upgrade Assistant.

OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 60%
Win XP 10%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%
 
US RANK
#36,844

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 70.00%
Windows 8 20.00%
Windows XP 10.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 30.00%
Windows 7 Professional 20.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 20.00%
Windows 8.1 20.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.59%
  France 3.70%
  Netherlands 3.70%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 44.44%
Dell 22.22%
Lenovo 11.11%
Acer 11.11%
Gateway 11.11%
Common models
LENOVO 9637M1G 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard Presario ... 11.11%
HP 2000 Notebook PC 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard h9-1215t 11.11%
Hewlett-Packard 500-164 11.11%
Gateway 7310S ... 11.11%

Publisher URL: www.laplink.com

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