RE: transfer from external HD to new laptop
I'm in the same situation, did you work out how to do it ? Hard disc from my
old laptop has been put in a case that firewire to USB cable, so i can plug
it in etc but the Usernames on the external hard disc do not apear ?
Apreciate any info if you worked out how to do it !
> My old laptop running XP died so I pulled out the HD and put it into an
> external HD holder. Now, I've purchased a new laptop with Vista and would
> like to transfer all my files/setting from the external HD to my new laptop
> but, Easy Transfer is not working/allowing me to do this and, I can not use
> the Belkin cable as the external HD only has a firewire port. So, how can I
> transfer my old laptop Windows XP file/settings from the external HD with a
> firewire port, to, my new laptops USB port, which is running Windows Vista...
> does anyone have any clues as I am stumped! Cheers!!