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Iím about to build a new system running XP64 and would like to know if it is possible to transfer an internal (SATA) drive, which is purely used as storage from my old system running XP 32 without having to reformat it and retaining access to the already written data which is quite a considerable amount (approx 750 Gb) and would be exceedingly tedious to burn to DVD.
I should emphasize I will be installing the system on a different drive, not this one which is purely for the purpose of data storage.
Is this something only possible with an external drive, or can it be done with an internal drive? Could it be done between two systems running identical OSís but not between an XP32 and an XP64 system? Is there some kind of application I need to perform this task?
Or am I worrying about nothing and will it be as simple as plug and play between the two systems?