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Windows 7: Can I backup/load W7 settings for a fresh install on new HDD (no iso)?

26 Sep 2011   #1

Can I backup/load W7 settings for a fresh install on new HDD (no iso)?

Well. It's time for me to change HDD. I wanto to go for a fresh W7 x64ultimate instal. Now, I wonder, Can I backup and load something like "control panel settings"? That way I could load them after. On the new W7 installation. Something like: 1)Backup settings 2)change HDD 3) mount new HDD 4)Fresh install 5) load settings. Thanks

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26 Sep 2011   #2

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I have no idea what you mean by "control panel settings", but you might look into Windows Easy Transfer:

Windows Easy Transfer - Windows 7 features - Microsoft Windows
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