Cloning HDD OS to new SSD

Upgrading from a HDD to a SSD (or from slow SSD to fast SSD) is one of the most effective options for increasing PC/laptop/Mac performance. However, one of the most common questions I hear is how to preserve the existing OS and data from the old drive, or how to make sure a new OS install goes well. Here are some options:

Windows cloning/restore options:

Mac cloning/restore options:

NOTE: some SSD kits come with a CD/DVD with cloning software already on it, here is an example of a ~$80 240GB kit. If you search Amazon for SSD kit or SSD upgrade kit you will find some good options 🙂

Cloning HDD to SSD

Cloning HDD to SSD

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