Closed Transfer data from 500 gig hdd to 1 tb hdd Tags: Hard Drives Storage Last response: November 7, 2010 6:49 AM in Storage Share Martin 71 September 20, 2010 10:45:05 PM Hey, I have a 500 gigi hdd that is starting to fail, and I'd like to transfer all of my os, data and programs onto a 1tb drive that I have laying around... is this possible? Or do I need to reinstall windows? More about : transfer data 500 gig hdd hdd Best solution Outlander_04 a b G Storage September 20, 2010 11:08:00 PM The simplest way is to reinstall windows on the new drive + all your programs and then copy all your data across . This takes time but is better You can also use ghost or acronis software to copy the contents of your drive to the new drive . http://www.acronis.com/homecomputing/products/migrateea... the demo version works fine Share Martin 71 November 7, 2010 2:10:48 AM Best answer selected by Martin 71. Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Mousemonkey November 7, 2010 6:49:23 AM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !