WINDOWS EASY TRANSFER COPIED FILES AND SETTINGS TO ANOTHER LOCATION ON HARD DISC. REFUSED EMPTY (500GB) BUFFALO PORTABLE HD SAYING NOT ENOUGH SPACE. CAN I USE WINDOWS 7 UPGRADE WITH TRANSFER DATA ON THE SAME HARD DRIVE? THANKS

WINDOWS EASY TRANSFER COPIED FILES AND SETTINGS TO ANOTHER LOCATION ON HARD DISC. REFUSED EMPTY (500GB) BUFFALO PORTABLE HD SAYING NOT ENOUGH SPACE. CAN I USE WINDOWS 7 UPGRADE WITH TRANSFER DATA ON THE SAME HARD DRIVE? THANKS
 

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Last updated March 20, 2018 Views 583 Applies to:
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Not safe. How big is the Windows Easy Transfer file? You could try saving it on the local disk, then copy it to a folder on the portable drive then restore file by browsing the drive during the Windows Easy Transfer Wizard.
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