I want to replace my small 20 GB hard drive with a new 500 GB model would this b Tags: Hard Drives System Restore Storage Last response: May 30, 2011 6:19 PM in Storage Share sunshine_52 May 30, 2011 5:59:56 PM i want to replace my small 20gb hard drive with a new 500 gb model but i'm wodering if the system restore cd, system restore, Disk imaging software, or if the Windows Backup would be the best choice to do? More about : replace small hard drive 500 model tecmo34 a c 143 G Storage May 30, 2011 6:19:26 PM Are you asking what would be the best method to reinstall your OS onto a new hard drive? I would recommend using your System Restore disk / key to reinstall your OS onto your new drive or utilize a Disk Imaging software to move to the new hard drive. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Wd 500gb external hard drive wrong power supply Forum Lacie DT Hard Drive usb 2.0 500GB CP does not spin up Forum Conventional Hard Drive Obsoletism? Samsung's 32 GB Flash D Forum 500gb IDE Hard Drive , Old Motherboard, 137 gb limit, and Windows XP Forum Hard drive failing - hitachi T7K 500 320 GB - new issues! Forum Seagate FreeAgent 500gb external-inaccessible-missing partition Forum Will macbook pros 500gb hard drive fit into 13 unibody macbook? Forum Recommend a hard drive to replace my shot OS drive : WD Raptor 74 GB Forum Can\'t format 500gb samsung hard drive in caddy ntfs Forum Record-Making Hard Disk: 750 GB Caviar Posts 95 MB/s Forum New Seagate Momentus 500GB 7200 Laptop Drives Bad Health Forum 500 gig hard drive no reporting only 302 gig available after removal of Ontrack Forum Seagate 500 GB ATA not formatting entire hard drive Forum To RAID or not to RAID, backup advice. Forum CD/DVD Drive disappeared for 4 months Forum WD hard disk can detect but not accessible Forum RAID with 2 in use Hard Drives Forum Clearing a hard drive Forum A few problems with PC. Is that possible, that my HDD is damaged? Forum HOW DO I KNOW IF I GET THE RIGHT HARD DRIVE FOR A DELL DESKTOP E310 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !