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migrate file and setting from win7 to win 8

Posted on 2014-01-20
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Hi all,

is anyone knows tools that actually working to transfer data from computer using windows 7 to computer using windows 8, need to transfer all setting including installed programs browser setting profile setting font etc.

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Question by:Robert-Prodigy
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by:Jason Watkins
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Hi,

Are we talking transfer from one computer to another, or an upgrade on the same computer? Windows migrations tools, from one computer to another, do not usually cover installed programs. Those will have to be installed manually after the fact.
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you can try built in tool from MS named Windows easy transfer.
More in this tutorial available on the internet:
http://www.addictivetips.com/windows-tips/transfer-files-settings-from-windows-7-to-windows-8/
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To move apps and files you'll need Laplink PCMover.
http://www.laplink.com/index.php/individuals/pcmover-for-windows-8/pcmover-professional-8

It's going to cost mind you.
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