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Should I remove PictureMover?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
44% remove it56% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #789
United States Rank #318
Reach 0.8694%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 9.58 days
282.64 days >
Average installed length: 148.50 days


VersionDistribution 0.86% 12.80% 0.56% 27.73% 12.46% 0.52% 0.01% 0.01% 30.21% 3.22% 4.99% 0.77% 4.90% 0.14% 0.02% 0.81%

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What is PictureMover?  (from Hewlett-Packard)

PictureMover is software that you install on your computer. It helps you get your photos off of your camera and other media devices, like memory cards, to both your computer and your Snapfish account. It also allows you to automatically delete photos from your camera once they're transferred, and create photo screensav...  Read more


PictureMover is a software program developed by Hewlett-Packard. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 programs's main executable is PictureMover.exe and has been seen to consume an average CPU of less than one percent, and utilizes about 12.11 MB of memory. The setup package generally installs about 5 files and is usually about 61.44 MB (64,429,145 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 86% of users of PictureMover come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Australia.
PictureMover has been found to be bundled with 3rd party software. If you have not purposefully installed this, you should be safe uninstalling it.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Hewlett-Packard Company
URL: www.hp.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\PictureMover\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{264FE20A-757B-492a-B0C3-4009E2997D8A}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 61.44 MB

Program filesFiles installed by PictureMover

Program executable:PictureMover.exe
Name:PictureMover Application
Signed by:Hewlett-Packard Company
Path:C:\Program Files\PictureMover\Bin\PictureMover.exe
Additional files:
  • PictureMover.exe - PictureMover Application
  • Core.dll - Picture Mover
  • Presentation.dll - Presentation Dynamic Link Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • PictureMover.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A3A0F785-AEC3-4DD7-988C-C7ED7CCAD06E}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • PictureMover.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named 10.
Network connections
  • PictureMover.exe connects to (port 80).
  • PictureMover.exe connects to (port 80).
  • PictureMover.exe connects to (port 80).

Program resource utilizationResource utilization averages

Memory:12.11 MB
21.09 MB average
Total CPU:0.0002451637%
0.031193% average
Kernel CPU:0.00016013%
0.016088% average
User CPU:0.00008503%
0.015104% average
CPU cycles/sec:131,745
8,062,084 average
I/O reads/min:6.08 KB
435.61 KB average
I/O writes/min:36 Bytes
105.02 KB average

How do I remove PictureMover?

You can uninstall PictureMover 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 PictureMover, 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 PictureMover.

Win 7 (SP1) 77%
Win 8 0%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.21%
Windows Vista 8.97%
Windows 10 8.43%
Windows XP 0.39%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 77.66%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.73%
Windows 10 Home 7.01%
Windows 7 Professional 2.62%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.04%
Windows 7 Starter 0.64%

Distribution by countryGeography

86.37% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 86.37%
  Canada 2.49%
  Australia 1.50%
  United Kingdom 1.45%
  Germany 1.39%
  France 1.28%
  Italy 1.00%
  Spain 0.48%
  Belgium 0.47%
  Netherlands 0.39%
  New Zealand 0.27%
  Sweden 0.26%
  DK 0.21%
  India 0.20%

About Hewlett-Packard

HP provides products, software solutions and services to consumers, from enterprises to consumers including customers in the government, health and education sectors.
Publisher URL: www.hp.com


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