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files from vista to windows 7


crouchie

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I intend to replace my vista laptop with a windows 7 machine and wondered why I cant just copy the files to a hard drive and then on to the new laptop. Is it possible or is there an easier way?

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difarn

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You can of course copy your files to an external hard drive and transfer them from there - this is very straightforward. Or you could have a go at this

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crouchie

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Many thanks for your help. You have given me a number of options.

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