Link Maven 2.04

Link Maven ™ is a parallel port file transfer tool for Windows. Connect two PCs together with a parallel link cable and copy, move, & delete files and directories between them. A dual list window displays full directory tree and file lists. Synchronize your laptop files with your desktop PC.

Only $29.95

Free Trial


  • Connect 32-bit Windows PC to 32-bit Windows PC.
  • Connect 32-bit Windows PC to 16-bit DOS PC.
  • Uses 4-bit Laplink™/Interlnk compatible parallel port cable (not included).
  • Display contents of connected PCs with dual file tree.
  • Copy, move, and delete files, groups of files, or whole directories between connected PCs.
  • Use conditional replacement modes for file synchronization.
  • Transfer rates from 4 MB per minute to 10 MB per minute with data compression.
  • Copy files with 32-bit CRC integrity verification.


  • 32-bit edition of Windows 95, 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, Vista, or 7 for Local (Client) Module - Administrator rights required
  • 32-bit edition of Windows 95, 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, Vista, or 7 for Remote (Server) Module - Administrator rights required
  • DOS (3.2 or later) or Windows 3.x for DOS Remote (Server) Module

Sorry, Link Maven is not compatible with 64-bit editions of Windows

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Free Trial Download

The 25-run trial version includes an installation routine that will place all the program files into a directory of your choice and will add the appropriate shortcut icons to your start menu. No device drivers or other runtime modules will be modified or added to your system directories. No adware, spyware or any third-party programs will be installed on your computer. You may remove the program at any time with the built-in uninstall routine.

Download links

  • Exe format (lmav.exe, 969 KB). Download and run to start the installation.
  • Zip format (, 945 KB). Setup file wrapped in a zip file.

Buy Licensed Version

Order the full licensed version of Link Maven for $29.95 from the Order Form page. Multi-user site licenses are also available. Version 1 license holders can contact Kent Briggs for instructions on how to upgrade to version 2 at 50% off the regular price.

Other Information

Upgrade Patches - Licensed customers can self-upgrade to minor version changes using a patch program. Major version upgrades are available to licensed users at a 50% discount. Contact Kent Briggs for ordering instructions. Program changes are listed in the revision history file.

Frequently Asked Questions - A FAQ file for Link Maven is available here.