1. JeremiahBerry180

    Laptop hdd cloning to new laptop hdd using desktop pc

    My laptops hard drive is making lots of noise and I want to replace it with a new one. Can I put the old hdd and the new hdd in my desktop to copy everything to the new hdd this way?
  2. Daveygravy

    Upgraded the hard drive now what?

    Hi, Excuse the bumbling but I'm a complete novice re forums and.. computers. I have an HP Probook 470 G5. Windows 10. It has a 500gb ssd drive. I recently purchased a Samsung 860 EVO 2 TB SATA 2.5" Internal SSD. I was advised to clone my drive. Which I did. To begin with it would fail, until I...
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    Copying Hard Drive with Windows 10?

    I have a computer a friend helped me build, and the hard drive we installed is a Samsung 850 Evo SSD, which was meant for basic OS and was the primary boot drive. Now though, the drive is absolutely full, and I thought to upgrade. I bought a 1TB SSD, and after deleting some things, downloaded...
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    Hdd with partitioned Win7 to Ssd help!

    Hi guys I've just bought an ssd, I plan on installing the os on it etc. (as per usual) I currently have a 1tb hdd in my pc with Windows 7 installed on a separate partition, I have the os on the C: and everything else on the D: Is is possible to clone the C: to the ssd, rename os partition to...
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    Urgent help regarding new HDD installation

    My old hdd had bad sectors and many people recommend me to buy a new hdd. So i received a new hdd today and decided to clone it using acronis software since my new 1TB hdd is WD brand. I initialized it from disk management, didn't formatted it. And began cloning, after a whole an error popped...
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    Hard Disk Cloning Issue

    Recently upgraded my Lenovo z 50-70 with a Samsung Evo 850 SSD. Used Samsung's migration software to clone my old harddisk. I removed the optical drive and used an HDD caddy to add in my old HDD for extra storage. The old HDD is not showing up in device manager/ disk manager. But is getting...
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    2nd HDD in HDD Caddy not recognized in Windows 10

    I recently cloned my hdd to ssd using Samsung Data Migration Software. Everything was working well. But he the old hdd which I have now installed using a HDD caddy in the optical drive slot is not being recognized in the device manager or disk management tool. The BIOS is detecting the second...
  8. Zehnsik

    Need Advice With Cloning(Backup). Possible HD Trouble.

    Pretext: (You don't have to read this, but it's just some background if you want to know where I'm coming from. I also apologize if I come off as blunt or "non-formal", but I imagine that if I write my issue almost like a story, it's a lot more fun to read, and for me to type. (I also apologize...
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    Transfering Programs from One OS to Another

    Hello, I have some questions about HDD-to-SSD cloning and junctioning. I recently had an issue with my SSD not booting after cloning an HDD to it. That issue has been solved--it boots just fine now. The issue was that I set it up as an MBR drive, but Windows 10 can only install boot files...
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    Solved Cloned SSD Does Not Boot

    Hello, First, let me mention that I'm fully aware that there was a thread about a very similar issue created just yesterday. There are several parallels, but I have a few additional questions that may or may not be relevant to that person's issue. I tried to clone an old HDD onto a new SSD...
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    Solved New cloned ssd will not boot Windows 10

    I have an issue with trying to boot my cloned ssd (PNY) on Windows 10. I cloned from a smaller ssd (PNY), but its missing the boot, page file, and crash dump files in the disk management. I tried several programs to clone from, but same results. The process seems like it should be...
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    Cloning of Full Hard Drive to include Computer Id

    I need a full backup of my hard drive, a clone that has ALL the licensing of software included. Can anyone help suggest the RIGHT software. I tried Apricorn but it only clones files but not licenses. I dont have them any more, so I need an exact copy. This is an old laptop and I am using my...