Transfer Files From Old Computer to New Computer

When  doing a PC to PC file transfer from your old computer to the new one  you first need to decide on what files you need to copy over to your new computer.  Most likely you will want most of your documents, pictures, music and videos. Here is a quick list of questions to help you decide what you may want to migrate over from your old computer to the new computer. Is there more than one user in the account?  If so do you want to include those accounts in the transfer Do you want to transfer over user settings like, desktop back grounds, bookmarks, personal settings? Do you need any of the software programs?  If you have the disc you are better off just re-installing them from the disc. Deciding on a transfer method The hardest part is selecting what method to use to transfer over all your data.  Here is a quick break down of the best methods. Semi – Automatic Use Software to Transfer over your personal settings and files for you.  This is the best option for most.  We explain in further detail your options further bellow. Manual Methods Manually copy files to an External source like USB hard drive, DVD, CD and then copy that information over to your new computer.  I only recommend the method for people who have very few things they want to transfer over. Network Transfer: You can network the old and new computer together and copy over the data you want. Remove the Hard Drive from the old computer and hook it up to the new computer The...

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