Migrating windows to SSD

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by fenjen, Jan 6, 2014.

  1. fenjen macrumors 6502


    Nov 9, 2012
    Hi guys,

    I've just bought a new SSD (which is amazing btw :D), but right now Windows is still on te old HDD. I'd like to have windows on it so could I just make a new partition on my SSD and copy all the windows files (including the hidden ones) to it, or is there more to it?

    Thanks in advance!
  2. blake2 macrumors member


    Jan 15, 2013
    Pittsburgh PA
    If you're migrating a Windows machine to your MBP, you might wanna use WinClone for that. Copying won't just work. They have a very detailed explanation of how to migrate a Windows machine to your MBP at their website. Their support is quite responsive too, I've tried contacting them for some issue and I got replies to my mails in less than thirty minutes.

    If you're migrating from Windows to Windows, there are some free softwares that can do that. I use Macrium Reflect, but I think the free version can make a full clone as well.

    GL :)

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