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If you are happy with your existing operating system installation and simply are upgrading your hard drive capacity, you can clone your existing hard drive to your new drive. [ … ] To clone a hard drive, you will need a way to connect the second hard drive to your Mac. Our [product|IF107-107|SATA Wondercable] or one of our [http://www.ifixit.com/Search?text=hard+drive+upgrade+kits&csrf=ebv6uo126v|Hard Drive Upgrade Kits] works great for cloning your drive over. [ … ] To clone your hard drive, we recommend a program called SuperDuper!,[http://www.shirt-pocket.com/SuperDuper/SuperDuperDescription.html|SuperDuper!], by Shirt Pocket Software (www.shirt-pocket.com).Software. [ … ] The following instructions assume you’ll be using SuperDuper!. If you are using a different setup, your installation process may be somewhat different.
If you are happy with your existing operating system installation and simply are upgrading your hard drive capacity, you can clone your existing hard drive to your new drive. [ … ] To clone a hard drive, you will need a way to connect the second hard drive to your Mac. Our [product|IF107-107|SATA Wondercable] or one of our [http://www.ifixit.com/Search?text=hard+drive+upgrade+kits&csrf=ebv6uo126v|Hard Drive Upgrade Kits] works great for cloning your drive over. [ … ] To clone your hard drive, we recommend a program called SuperDuper!,[http://www.shirt-pocket.com/SuperDuper/SuperDuperDescription.html|SuperDuper!], by Shirt Pocket Software (www.shirt-pocket.com).Software. [ … ] The following instructions assume you’ll be using SuperDuper!. If you are using a different setup, your installation process may be somewhat different.
Time Required Min
3 hours
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4 hours
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Conclusion
To reassemble your device, follow theseInstallation instructions in reverse order.are available for a variety of [http://www.ifixit.com/Guide/Browse/Mac|Macs].
To reassemble your device, follow theseInstallation instructions in reverse order.are available for a variety of [http://www.ifixit.com/Guide/Browse/Mac|Macs].

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  • SATA USB Adapter x1 added.