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Postby ruderacer on Sat Mar 26, 2005 4:09 am

I have a WD 200 GB hard drive that is going bad. I contacted WD and received a replacement two days later.

The question is: How do I swap all files and OS to the new one? Or should I perform a clean install of the OS and then copy the rest using the WD utility?

All imput is welcomed.

TIA

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Re: Hard drive problems

Postby Bhairav on Sat Mar 26, 2005 4:39 am

ruderacer wrote:I have a WD 200 GB hard drive that is going bad. I contacted WD and received a replacement two days later.

The question is: How do I swap all files and OS to the new one? Or should I perform a clean install of the OS and then copy the rest using the WD utility?

All imput is welcomed.

TIA

RR


Clean OS > all! Do it, Ghost an image and back up to DVD and CD. Copy the rest using the WD utility.
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