My version was PC Mover Professional 8, but I think it's much the same.
My computer was running Windows XP, and more and more programme updates wouldn't run on it.
And of course, there's no simple upgrade path.
So I bought a new HD and installed Windows 7 on it, then mounted the old drive via USB and let PC Mover do its stuff.
It found all my applications, told me which ones would transfer, which ones wouldn't (very few) and flagged some as might work.
It let me clean up temp files etc. , choose which files I wanted and most important, which programmes I wanted to install.
Just about everything transferred cleanly and just worked - no re-instals, no searching… Read more