Mac HDD to SSD

Discussion in 'Apple Products' started by Stoly, Jul 5, 2017.

  1. Stoly

    Stoly [H]ardness Supreme

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    So my niece just got a new SSD, how do I clone the old hdd to the new SSD, is there a windows clone hd that also works with mac format?
     
  2. Maransin

    Maransin Limp Gawd

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    SuperDuper will clone it
     
  3. SuperSubZero

    SuperSubZero 2[H]4U

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    To be fair, since only one drive will be installed at a time, cloning isn't necessary.

    You'd just get some sort of external dock/USB-SATA cable, connect the HDD to that, install the OS, and right in the OOBE there's an option to migrate from a hard drive. The migration tool is *very* thorough.
     
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  4. spencers

    spencers Gawd

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    I like CarbonCopyCloner
     
  5. Stoly

    Stoly [H]ardness Supreme

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    Tnx I'll give it a try
     
  6. Stoly

    Stoly [H]ardness Supreme

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    Super Duper worked like a charm, tnx
     
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  7. abovewood

    abovewood n00bie

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    If your old drive is with HFS+ file format, you can use apple disk utility for cloning.