New Computer? Transfer Files

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Windows

Windows Vista computers are equipped with a transfer wizard, known as Windows Easy Transfer.

Windows 7

1. Go to start and then click All Programs, then Accessories, then System Tools.
2. Select Windows Easy Transfer.

Windows Vista

1. Go to Start and click All Programs, then Accessories, then Welcome Center.
2. When the Welcome Center loads, double-click the Transfer Files and Settings icon.

Macintosh

Since Mac OSX 10.4, Macintosh computers come equipped with a transfer wizard known as the Migration Assistant, located in the Utilities folder.

  • Click here for instructions.

Please note that in order to use the Migration Assistant, you will need a Firewire or Thunderbolt cable to connect both Macintosh computers.