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Windows 7: Using windows east transfer from a seperate drive not computer

06 Jun 2011   #1

Windows 7 32bit home
Using windows easy transfer from a seperate drive not computer

Hope you guys can help, Have upgraded to win 7 home from vista on a laptop. I copied the old vista installation to an external hard drive, with a linux pen drive so was wonder if there was a way to do a transfer from the external hard drive to the new windows install.


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06 Jun 2011   #2

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If you have a External HD, you could copy & paste your data.
Copy & Paste - in Windows Recovery Console

than copy & paste your data to new HD.
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06 Jun 2011   #3

Windows 7 32bit home

Thank you,

Have tried that, but for some reason the there is a problem copying the ntuser data file if I try to log on the group policy client service failed the logon access is denied. Can I transfer the ntuser data file directly from vista to win 7?
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