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Cloning a Windows XP computer

Last Modified: 2012-05-09
If you are going from an older machine, say a Pentium 4, to a new athelon processor machine, is this a 100% guaranteed process to work.    Are there situations where cloning no matter how much tweeking is done, cloning doesn't work?  The reason I ask is I have a P4 that I tried to clone to an athelon box using clonezilla.     I can run in safe mode, but I can't run in normal mode with the PC.    I have uninstalled/reinstalled every driver and hidden driver.       I tried to run a windows repair install.   Same blue screen problem when I go to normal mode.

At some point, isn't it just better to rebuild the PC and reinstall the software.  

Or can every cloned machine be made to work with enough tweeking?

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