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48% remove it52% keep it
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United States Rank #14,806
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 345.93 days


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PCmover OEM Express

What is PCmover OEM Express?  (from Laplink Software)

Move up to three of your favorite programs along with all of your files and settings from your old PC to your new PC. Perfect for setting up a secondary PC, PCmover Express is fast and simple to use. Microsoft Office is considered one program. With PCmover Express, you can move Office and two more programs to your new...  Read more


PCmover OEM Express is a program developed by Laplink Software. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the 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 main program executable is PCmover.exe. The software installer includes 25 files and is usually about 23.88 MB (25,036,843 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 7. While about 31% of users of PCmover OEM Express come from the United States, it is also popular in India and Israel.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.Laplink.com
Help link: www.laplink.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Laplink\PCmover\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{1EE14CC2-ED85-4EEA-8714-A31C86AF3769}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 23.88 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PCmover OEM Express

Program executable:PCmover.exe
Signed by:Laplink Software
Path:C:\Program Files\Laplink\PCmover\PCmover.exe
Additional files:
  • USBDriverSetup11.exe - USBDriversLite (Setup Launcher)
  • AppInv.exe - PCdefense
  • LaunchSt.exe - PCmover (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

Scheduled Task
  • USBDriverSetup11.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D8FF1AE9-BE6D-4AB9-939F-44FA134C37F8}' (runs on registration).
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 OEM Express?

You can uninstall PCmover OEM 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 PCmover OEM 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 PCmover OEM Express.

Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 48%
Keep it 52%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 87.84%
Windows XP 6.56%
Windows 10 5.02%
Windows Vista 0.58%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 45.54%
Windows 7 Professional 21.51%
Windows 7 Home Premium 16.67%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.59%
Windows 7 Enterprise 1.94%
Windows 10 Pro 1.55%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.11% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.11%
  India 25.30%
  Israel 5.13%
  BD 4.27%
  Australia 2.74%
  Philippines 2.05%
  Germany 2.05%
  Canada 1.71%
  Argentina 1.54%
  South Africa 1.37%
  Netherlands 1.37%
  Italy 1.37%
  Peru 1.37%
  Indonesia 1.03%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Intel 56.96%
ASUS 20.68%
Acer 9.49%
Hewlett-Packard 7.59%
Dell 4.22%
Lenovo 0.63%
Samsung 0.42%
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Publisher URL: www.laplink.com


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