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What percent of users and experts removed it?
5% remove it95% keep it
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How common is it?
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United States Rank #28,155
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11.01.1004 2.33%
11.00.1004.0 6.98%
10.01.648 46.51%
10.01.646 2.33%
10.00.641 2.33%
10.00.639 32.56%
8.20.636 6.98%

Laplink PCmover Express


Laplink PCmover Express is a software program developed by Laplink Software. The most common release is 10.01.648, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. 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 54 files. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 10 and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 77% of users of Laplink PCmover Express come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Laplink.com
Help link: www.laplink.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Laplink\PCmover\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{3AA6A484-8953-41E7-8259-76BDAEAB5A7C}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Laplink PCmover Express

  • PCmoverLog.exe - PCmoverLog Application (PCmover Log Manager)
  • USBDriverSetup11.exe - USBDriversLite (Setup Launcher)
  • Contracts.dll - PCmover (Contracts)
  • DownloadContracts.dll - DownloadContracts
  • DownloadManager.dll - DownloadManager
  • DownloadProxies.dll - DownloadProxies
  • Hosts.WPF.exe - Hosts.WPF
  • MenuModule.dll - MenuModule
  • PCmBrandUI.dll - PcmBrandUI_Express
  • PCmover.exe
  • PCmover.Infrastructure.dll - PCmover.Infrastructure
  • PcmoverManager.dll - PcmService
  • PcmService.exe - Hosts.Service
  • Proxies.dll - Proxies
  • PcmBrand.dll - PcmBrand Dynamic Link Library (PCmover Personality DLL)
  • LaunchSt.exe - LaunchSt Application (LaunchSt MFC Application)
  • MapiFix.exe - MapiInfo Application (MapiInfo MFC Application)
  • MapiFix64.exe
  • Report.exe - Relatório
  • CookieMerge.exe - CookieMerge
  • copypwd.dll
  • copypwd.exe
  • CopyPwd64.dll
  • cppwdsvc.exe
  • CpPwdSvc64.exe
  • DeferredUser.exe
  • DlMgr.exe - Laplink Download Manager
  • LaunchDl.exe - LaunchDl
  • RegSvc.exe
  • ShLnk64.exe - 64-bit Shell Link Server
  • SpDiskTreeMgr.dll - Disk Tree Manager
  • SpIniTreeMgr.dll - INI File Tree Manager
  • SpRegTreeMgr.dll - Registry Tree Manager
  • USBDetect.dll
  • LoadProfile.exe
  • PinTaskBar.vbs

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Services
  • CpPwdSvc64.exe runs as a service named 'CopyPwd Service' (CpPwdSvc).
  • PcmService.exe runs as a service named 'PCmover Service' (PCmoverService) "Enables PCmover functionality. If this service is stopped or disabled, PCmover will fail to start.".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • PCmover.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Laplink\PCmover\pcmover.exe'.

How do I remove Laplink PCmover Express?

You can uninstall Laplink PCmover Express 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Laplink PCmover Express, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 Express.

Win 10 84%
Win 7 2%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 83.72%
Windows 7 16.28%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 10 Home 53.49%
Windows 10 Pro 18.60%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.30%
Windows 10 Home Single La... 4.65%
Windows 7 Professional 4.65%
Windows 8.1 4.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

76.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 76.92%
  United Kingdom 7.69%
  Germany 4.62%
  Hong Kong 1.54%
  South Africa 1.54%
  Brazil 1.54%
  France 1.54%
  Australia 1.54%
  Greece 1.54%
  Turkey 1.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 29.41%
Acer 20.59%
Lenovo 14.71%
MSI 11.76%
Dell 11.76%
ASUS 5.88%
Toshiba 2.94%
Common models
HP HP Pavilion Notebook 5.56%
TOSHIBA Satellite C55-B 2.78%
Microsoft Corporation Sur... 2.78%
Micro-Star Co., Ltd. GL62... 2.78%
Micro-Star Co., Ltd. GE70... 2.78%
Micro-Star Co., Ltd. GE60... 2.78%

Publisher URL: www.laplink.com


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