Macbook Pro 2010 with hard drive from MBP 2009

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by brandaopj, Apr 26, 2010.

  1. brandaopj macrumors member

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    Hi. Ive received my new macbook pro 13 today and i put the hard drive from the 2009 version and it seems al work ok.

    Should i make a new install or i can use this mac os install from the previous macbook pro?
     
  2. Hellhammer Moderator

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    Reinstall as there might be driver issues etc. You can put the old one in enclosure and make a backup into it and then migrate from that after installation
     
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    Use Time Machine to do that. Do you have external HD? If not, buy an enclosure for your old HD and use that for Time Machine
     

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