how to copy fresh install of Win XP

  millea 21:25 24 Nov 2012

Can anyone advise me on how to copy a fresh install of Win XP. I Have formatted my pc and reinstalled XP on an older PC which I still like to use.

I think this may be a good idea so I don't have to go thru all the necessary reinstalling of the drivers and every thing else that goes with it.

If poss, keep it reasonably easy guys,in layman terms.



  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 22:21 24 Nov 2012

Paragon Backup and Recovery (Advanced) Free

Use this to make an image of your drive.

  Strawballs 22:58 24 Nov 2012

The drivers from the older PC will be wrong for the newer PC

  Diemmess 12:07 25 Nov 2012

I rely on Acronis for backup/restore, but as Jock1e says it will only work to restore the PC on which the original was made. It won't run on a different PC.

  onthelimit1 13:01 25 Nov 2012

I've found Paragon to be every bit as good as Acronis, and it's free.

  millea 22:20 02 Dec 2012

Thanks for your replys guys i will try the Paragon first being as it's free


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