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#1 JohnWJ

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Posted 20 August 2016 - 09:16 AM

hi there everyone

 

I have a HP Laptop with the hard drive very close to dying and I want to put a SSD into it. My Question is how eaasy is it to transfer the OS from the Laptop to the SSD ??????

 

Thanks In Advance

 

John


Edited by hamluis, 20 August 2016 - 09:57 AM.
Moved from External Hardware to Internal Hardware - Hamluis.

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Posted 20 August 2016 - 09:24 AM

If the hard drive is dying your best option is to clean install Windows 7 to the SSD. As the saying goes, Garbage in = Garbage out. If there is any chance it would work use the software that the SSD drive manufacturer usually includes with the SSD to migrate the OS.



#3 JohnWJ

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Posted 20 August 2016 - 10:05 AM

If the hard drive is dying your best option is to clean install Windows 7 to the SSD. As the saying goes, Garbage in = Garbage out. If there is any chance it would work use the software that the SSD drive manufacturer usually includes with the SSD to migrate the OS.

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Posted 21 August 2016 - 08:46 PM

If the hard drive is dying your best option is to clean install Windows 7 to the SSD. As the saying goes, Garbage in = Garbage out. If there is any chance it would work use the software that the SSD drive manufacturer usually includes with the SSD to migrate the OS.

I forgot to say that I have upgraded to windows 10 will I need to clean install windows 7 then upgrade to windows 10. Or can I clean install windows 10


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Posted 21 August 2016 - 09:34 PM

You will be able to install windows 10 directly.

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#6 JohnWJ

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Posted 22 August 2016 - 08:34 AM

You will be able to install windows 10 directly.

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