i'm buying a new iMac what do i do next

Discussion in 'iMac' started by thewall, Oct 11, 2012.

  1. thewall macrumors member

    thewall

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    Oct 2, 2007
    Location:
    U.K
    #1
    Hi
    I'm upgrading from a 21" running snow leopard to a 27".i want to sell my 21".
    How do i transfere my setup to my new mac do i need any special cables for them to talk to each other,will my photos be sent to the new mac or is it just docs and settings.

    What do i with my old mac to restore to factory settings,do i just put the disc in a let it run.
    Thanks
     
  2. keysersoze macrumors 68000

    keysersoze

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2004
    Location:
    NH
    #2
    Migration Assistant for transfer. It comes on your Mac. Here are the instructions:

    http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4889
     
  3. marvz macrumors 6502a

    marvz

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    Aug 27, 2012
    Location:
    Berlin
    #3
    If you already bought the new one bring it back and wait 2-3 weeks.
     

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