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Windows 7: WHAT to Transfer?

07 Jul 2010   #1
cyberized

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WHAT to Transfer?

I am going to replace this OLD/Tired W'XP Puter shortly with a Virgin W'7 64Bit Puter...........in Preparation for that day I am loading up a 16GB Flash Drive with everything I can think of. like My Favorites; My Photos......would you load and copy Cookies? I would LOVE to be able to someway Load and Transfer my Internet Settings and if I need to: my Linksys Router settings??? Don't know where to find those or even if it is possible to do that???
PLEASE share with me what you think I should use this big storage stick to transfer to the new 'puter - and where/how if necessary????

TKS michael


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07 Jul 2010   #2
theog

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ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

If transfering from Win XP, download the update WET from here:
Download details: Windows Easy Transfer for transferring from Windows XP (32 bit) to Windows 7

Windows Easy Transfer - Transfer To & From Computers


Warning do not use the old Win XP Easy Transfer, will not work with Vista or Windowds 7.
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07 Jul 2010   #3
richc46

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Welcome

Michael

See it this works for XP, you can transfer desktop and setting. Everything but programs.

I used if tof Vista to 7.

Windows Easy Transfer - Windows 7 features - Microsoft Windows

Mail, favorites, not cookies. Easy to replace, may have some spyware on the old ones.
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07 Jul 2010   #4
The Howling Wolves

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07 Jul 2010   #5
The Howling Wolves

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Way to go Theo and Rich......at least we are on the same page...
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