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Should I remove PCmover Business?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
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Versions

VersionDistribution
8.00.633 14.29%
8.00.632 28.57%
6.00.620.0 14.29%
5.00.616.0 42.86%

PCmover Business

Overview

PCmover Business is a program developed by Laplink Software. The most used version is 5.00.616.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation, it defines an auto-start registry entry which allows the program run on each boot for the user which installed it. 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 software installer includes 35 files and is usually about 72.92 MB (76,461,948 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 75% of users of PCmover Business come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.laplink.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Laplink\PCmover Business\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{9D50BAB9-2460-4F1E-85FB-121ACAEAA843}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 72.92 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by PCmover Business

  • PostMigSetup.exe - PCmover Post Migration Package (Setup Launcher)
  • PcmBrand.dll - PcmBrand Dynamic Link Library (PCmover Personality DLL)
  • USBDriverSetup.exe - Laplink USB Cable Drivers
  • USBDriversSetup2x.exe
  • AppInv.exe - PCdefense
  • DlMgr.exe - PCmover (Laplink Download and Setup Manager)
  • LaunchSt.exe - LaunchSt MFC Application
  • MapiFix.exe - MapiInfo MFC Application
  • PCmover.exe
  • PCmoverLog.exe - PCmover Log Manager
  • Report.exe
  • ShLnk64.exe - 64-bit Shell Link Server
  • SpDiskTreeMgr.dll - Disk Tree Manager
  • SpIniTreeMgr.dll - INI File Tree Manager
  • SpRegTreeMgr.dll - Registry Tree Manager
  • StartUpThis.exe - StartUp This

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (User Run)
  • LaunchSt.exe is loaded in the current user (HKCU) registry as an auto-starting executable named 'StartUp This' and executes as "C:\Program Files\Laplink\PCmover Business\PCmover Client\LaunchSt.exe".
Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • PCmover.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Laplink\PCmover\pcmover.exe'.

How do I remove PCmover Business?

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

OS VERSIONS
Win XP 43%
Win 10 14%
 
WHEN IT STARTS
Auto-starting? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 42.86%
Windows 7 42.86%
Windows 10 14.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 33.33%
Microsoft Windows XP 33.33%
Windows 7 Ultimate 16.67%
Windows 10 Pro Insider Pr... 16.67%

Distribution by countryGeography

75.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 75.00%
  Canada 16.67%
  Germany 8.33%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 33.33%
American Megatrends 16.67%
Intel 16.67%
Dell 16.67%
Acer 16.67%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 531s 33.33%
HP Pro 3130 Microtower PC 33.33%
Dell OptiPlex GX620 ... 33.33%

Publisher URL: www.laplink.com

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