W8 transfer to SSD using update version

  tigertop2 21:03 PM 24 Jan 13

I have just installed the update 'special offer expiring 31st Jan' version of W8 on a W7 PC's traditional spin drive. Supposing I want to put in a SSD and run W8 on that-but now only have the upgrade W8 Disc.

Can I do that in some simple way or do I have to prepare a boot disc or use Acronis for a boot image or what? And will MS acept that after 31st Jan?

  alanrwood 12:48 PM 25 Jan 13

Use a migration program to transfer the whole image accross. There are several around, just Google "ssd migration".

  tigertop2 17:51 PM 25 Jan 13

Thanks alanwood--much appreciated


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