Jump to content

  • Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log In with Google Sign In
  • Create Account

Changing hdd

- - - - - trouble hdd ssd

  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic



    L3: Novice

  • Inactive Member
  • 223 posts
On the road to fame
  • Admin:14
  • Server:NQ3
  • Alias:=F|A=JamesRyan
  • T-M:ET:3-1


today i wanted to change my harddrive with a SDD in my laptop to get a bit more performance.

Tought it would take me not more than 2 hours....

hahah it took me 8 hours. tried to take a clone of my harddrive and put it onto the new SSD,

but finally after 7 hours of trying and trying, i installed a new windows version onto my ssd


im not a computer nooby(at least i thought so :D) but i was really annoyed of this thing.


Did you tried to change replace your harddrive and copy a clone of your old on to it?

OR what was your biggest computer problem??




TomTom aka JAmesRyan

Attached Thumbnails

  • 070622_it_just_stopped.gif

Click here to login or here to register to remove this ad, it's free!

Ol Smoke

Ol Smoke

    I am the God of admin abuse

  • COD Member
  • 2,803 posts
Is a bearer of wisdom
  • Admin:12
  • Server:COD4 #3
  • T-M:12-9



I use a cloning software that does a bitstream clone in a simulated DOS system.  But when going from HDD to SSD that is not going to work.

You would have to use a copy disc program instead of cloning.  Since the SSD doesnt use disc sectioning.  That will take an incredible amount of time.

There should some kind of software that will do the job.  Look at this program on Downloads.com:



Also tagged with one or more of these keywords: trouble, hdd, ssd

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users