Data off of old HDD to new one Tags: Hard Drives Desktops Processors Windows Vista Storage Last response: October 3, 2012 5:22 PM in Storage Share ishineushine4 October 3, 2012 3:08:07 PM In the near future, I'm going to be upgrading my desktop, mobo/processor/op syst, etc. My old HDD which was running w/Vista (yea i know) has my pics and music library; how can i get them over to my new HDD? More about : data hdd Hawkeye22 a c 379 G Storage October 3, 2012 3:56:42 PM After building your new computer and have it working good, just toss the old hard drive into the system, then you can copy files as you normally do. m 0 l ishineushine4 October 3, 2012 5:05:54 PM thanks for the reply,,,, would it matter if i switch from AMD to an Intel processor? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Hawkeye22 a c 379 G Storage October 3, 2012 5:22:38 PM No, as long as you aren't trying to boot from it. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHow to replace an old HDD with a new larger one and keep exisiting data? Forum Setting up 2 hdd's, one new with os, one old with data Forum Recover data off of old Hardrive after mistake on new one Forum SolvedWhere can I go to transfer data off of two old hard drives, one a 20gb Maxtor and the other a 40gb WD to USB drives? Forum SolvedConnecting old HDD with valuable data to new PC Build Forum SolvedCan you copy Data partition to a new partition and delete the old one? Forum SolvedTransferring Data From Old HDD to New Forum SolvedPlacing an old HDD into a new build and removing OS off the old HDD Forum SolvedNew SSD. How to pull data off a HDD? Forum SolvedHow to transfer data from old hdd to new hdd with data already? Forum SolvedUsing old HDD in new build OR transferring data from old to new HDD. Forum Pulling Data off old HDD Forum Pullling Data off old HDD Forum SolvedNew SSD with old HDD-Linking old data Forum SolvedHow do I transfer all data from one HDD to another new HDD except OS? Forum SolvedTransfering Data from old HDD to new HDD Forum SolvedWhat is the best way to get everything off my old laptop to put on my new one? Forum How can I recover data off an old laptop HDD Forum SolvedOld HDD data to New HDD Forum SolvedOld SATA HDD trumping my new SATA HDD. (New HDD doesn't show if old one is plugged in.) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !