What is the best method to clone a Windows 8 install that is on a 1TB hard drive with only 98GB used space to a smaller 240GB SSD hard drive?
I so far have created an image with Clonezilla. I connected the larger hard drive to my Windows 7 computer and got rid off the recovery partition so that there is juts unused space at the very end of the hard drive.
Now I defragged the hard drive to ensure that we can get all the files in place so that I don't cut it off and have problems.
Now I'm at a stand still. What is the best way to get this Windows partition down from 980GB to 175GB so that I can clone the drive over to the SSD?
You can use diskmanagent in Windows 8 to shrink the partition, then you can use CloneZilla to clone the current partition to the SSD. If you can't shrink the partition enough so it fits onto the SSD (Windows
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