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How to copy info from old computer to new computer

Condition is like that i want to move the data like document,file, music and movie to another computer. and then i hope the location was similar as where i placed before ....

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If the folder/subfolder structure is the same

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and the computer you want to move data to is empty, you can copy from the desired point an paste directly to the same point on the other PC. You will be asked if you want to overwrite data. Just click "yes" when prompted. Of course you will need a transfer method. This can be via network connection, burned media (CD/DVD) or flash drive.

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more simple solution & know exactly location

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thanks for reply ... but do u have any other simple way to do this task. This is because i m service other people's computer and i not exactly know where is the folder/ file of my friend.

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The username is the clue

In reply to: more simple solution & know exactly location

Your friends log on as users. XP creates a set of folders for each user. You should find this in the drive root under "Documents and Settings". All users that have been defined plus the ones Windows creates during installation will be there. Many program installations use the Applications portion of this area to set up custom profiles for the logged in user. As long as the person you are helping tends to always login the same way, all of of their custom files, documents, etc. will be found there as long as they didn't redirect them elsewhere. If they use multiple profiles, you need to know all of these in order to find their stuff. Hope this helps.

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