Hard Drive Copy

Discussion in 'Computer Information' started by Gerry, Oct 23, 2004.

  1. Gerry

    Gerry Guest

    Hi,
    What is the best / easiest way to copy loads of documents etc from a windows
    95 hard drive to a newly built pc,with a windows xp hard drive installed ?
    (The windows 95 drive is not fitted to a pc )
     
    Gerry, Oct 23, 2004
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  2. Gerry

    Robert Baer Guest

    Gerry wrote:
    >
    > Hi,
    > What is the best / easiest way to copy loads of documents etc from a windows
    > 95 hard drive to a newly built pc,with a windows xp hard drive installed ?
    > (The windows 95 drive is not fitted to a pc )


    Install the old drive as Secondary Master (as most hard drives seem to
    be jumpered as master), highlight documents on source folder and drag
    them to destination folder (answer COPY and not MOVE).
     
    Robert Baer, Oct 23, 2004
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  3. Gerry

    dan Guest

    You're justing switching to XP from 95 now!


    "Robert Baer" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > Gerry wrote:
    >>
    >> Hi,
    >> What is the best / easiest way to copy loads of documents etc from a
    >> windows
    >> 95 hard drive to a newly built pc,with a windows xp hard drive installed
    >> ?
    >> (The windows 95 drive is not fitted to a pc )

    >
    > Install the old drive as Secondary Master (as most hard drives seem to
    > be jumpered as master), highlight documents on source folder and drag
    > them to destination folder (answer COPY and not MOVE).
     
    dan, Oct 24, 2004
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  4. Gerry

    Gerry Guest

    Not my pc !!!
    "dan" <> wrote in message
    news:nUCed.295810$MQ5.231738@attbi_s52...
    > You're justing switching to XP from 95 now!
    >
    >
    > "Robert Baer" <> wrote in message
    > news:...
    > > Gerry wrote:
    > >>
    > >> Hi,
    > >> What is the best / easiest way to copy loads of documents etc from a
    > >> windows
    > >> 95 hard drive to a newly built pc,with a windows xp hard drive

    installed
    > >> ?
    > >> (The windows 95 drive is not fitted to a pc )

    > >
    > > Install the old drive as Secondary Master (as most hard drives seem to
    > > be jumpered as master), highlight documents on source folder and drag
    > > them to destination folder (answer COPY and not MOVE).

    >
    >
     
    Gerry, Oct 24, 2004
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  5. Gerry

    JD Guest

    dan wrote:

    > You're justing switching to XP from 95 now!
    >


    It's called getting your moneys worth
    are you going to buy longhorn as soon as it is released ? or WinXP64 ?
     
    JD, Oct 25, 2004
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