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Microsoft Windows Intune 2.0: Quickstart Administration by David Overton

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Backing up settings for migration

We need to create a secure backup of the settings in the previous version of Windows. This can be used to transfer the user to a new computer or for Windows 7 when installed on the same computer. To do this, follow these steps:

  1. Insert the Windows DVD or USB stick. Navigate to \support\migwiz and find the file migsetup.exe. This is the Windows Easy Transfer wizard. Start the program.
    Backing up settings for migration
  2. We will see the welcome screen for the wizard. Press Next to continue through the wizard.
  3. Unless we have two machines set side-by-side that we are migrating between, select to transfer using An external hard disk or USB flash drive ...

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