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Old Jan 8, 2013, 04:31 AM   #1
bdaetgibson
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How to move from mac to mac and keep all apps/documents settings etc.

Hi Guys,


I have a Classic MBP 13" and am deciding to move to the Retina Macbook Pro 13"

I currently backup my Mac using time machine (and I assume everything is backed up)

Is there a way i can use the backup of my current mac, and use it on the retina Mac I will soon buy.

If so, great. Otherwise.. what is the fastest way to move all my apps/documents across?? Wifi Settings etc. Even the extras I get through MacPorts

Cheers for your help guys!
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Old Jan 8, 2013, 04:32 AM   #2
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Setup / Migration Assistant can do that for you.

Migration Assistant / Setup Assistant information:
Setting-up a new Mac from an old one, its Backups, or a PC
which includes:more information: Apple OSX and Time Machine Tips
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