Frequently Asked Questions

Question

My Anti-Virus Program says that PickMeApp contains a virus, trojan, malware.

no, PickMeApp does not contain any virus or trojan, malware or adware.
It is a false positive alarm , mainly, due to usage of NSIS library.

Please inform us about such cases via contact us page.

More information about the security issues  read in the following post.

Why my Chrome, Edge etc blocked PickMeApp site and/or PickMeApp download ?

The site is absolutely safe. See the following Virus Total report

Please inform us about any such case via contact us page.

What makes PickMeApp unique from other transfer solutions available?

PickMeApp is a unique administrative tool to manage all aspects of the Windows software life cycle: Discovering, downloading, installing, running, upgrading, terminating, removing, capturing and transferring applications, with just a few clicks!

Which programs does PickMeApp work with?

The great thing about PickMeApp is that it works with almost any application you have or you will have  on your computer!  Examples of programs succesfully  transfer by includes programs such as Microsoft Office suite, Adobe Acrobat, Skype, Yahoo Messenger, Picasa, as well as many games. You can consult a list of programs tried out with PickMeApp. It is important to ensure that the programs from the original PC may also run on the operating system installed on the destination PC.

PickMeApp does not modify your applications in any way, it cannot make an application incompatible with Windows 7 to run on Windows 7.

Why some of my programs marked as Non Qualified by PickMeApp?

Please take a look on the following explanation and solution.

Do you have a workaround to transfer TurboTax (2016) with PickMeApp?

Yes, please the following post.

Do you have a workaround to transfer Microsoft Office with PickMeApp?

Do you have a workaround to transfer Adobe Photoshop with PickMeApp?

Yes , please see

Unfortunately we have no a workaround for Adobe Photoshop CS5.

How can I get service for PickMeApp if I have a question?

Please,

How much does PickMeApp cost to use?

When PickMeApp was in its beta testing phase, PickMeApp 0.7.5.0 and bellow was free.

From now on users may purchase one of two types of annual licenses that best fits their personal usage of PickMeApp Products.

  • PickMeApp Installer - free. 
  • PickMeApp Light - about $12. (+VAT by country )
  • PickMeApp Pro   - about $24  (+VAT by country )

Note :

  • PickMeApp Pro license can be used with PickMeApp Light .
  • Non-expired PickMeApp (classic) license is valid for PickMeApp Pro 3.1 and up


The cost covers online support and free upgrades for any version released during those 52 weeks.

From another hand PickMeApp Installer is free tool to manage almost all aspects of the Windows software life cycle:  Discovering, downloading, installing, upgrading, removing, terminating applications with just a few clicks!

PickMeApp Products can be used on any computer,  any number of times,  on any number of programs, as soon as the usage is for personal needs.

 

PickMeApp did not transfer the software program I was interested. Can I get my refund?

Short answer : No, once used, the PickMeApp license is non-refundable.
Long answer  :  please see "PickMeApp value" article.
 

Will PickMeApp harm my programs or my computer?

No. PickMeApp does not change any settings in the selected programs on your first computer. Our powerful technology simply captures the current state of your programs. The PickMeApp re-installs captured application on the second PC at the state it was installed on the original PC, so you can always go back to a previous stage, and completely undo application on the target PC.

How to uninstall PickMeApp?

Please see the "How to uninstall PickMeApp" article

Why do you recommend to switch UAC off before using PickMeApp?

Good Question! We have found it may solve some of PickMeApp malfunction.

Does PickMeApp transfer a product key?

Eventually, while transferring program settings, PickMeApp might transfer products keys for some programs. For the best result please use any key finder tool, available in the Internet .

We may recommend the most advanced Recover Keys utility,  able to recovery key for more then 9000+ programs. There is no other key finder tool with such impressive number of supported programs.

Does PickMeApp support Windows 8 , Windows 8.1 or Windows 10?

Yes! PickMeApp supports all Windows OS version starting from Windows XP SP3.

Does PickMeApp transfer applications from Window 7 to Windows XP ?

No. PickMeApp does not support a backward transfer. The following transfers are not supported

  • Windows 7 to Windows XP.
  • Windows 7 to Windows Vista.
  • Windows Vista to Windows XP.
  • 64 bit platform to 32 bit platform

(Truly nobody supports it. Why? since Microsoft does not support a forward compatibility.)

Does PickMeApp support 64 bit Windows?

 PickMeApp supports 64 bit  of Windows XP, Vista , Windows 7, Windows 8 , Windows 8.1 and Windows 10

Does PickMeApp support Windows 2000?

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PickMeApp does not officially supports Windows 2000.