Any helpful information is appreciated

By mrprsnickity
Oct 13, 2009
  1. Hello All. I am probably going to have to replace the hard drive in one of my laptops. Being fairly new to all of this, I will pose the question of " how do I save my Windows XP OS? I have lost the original installation disk, but have the identification number which is still attached to the bottom of the laptop. I would prefer not to buy another copy if at all possible. Thanks again for any help and advice.
  2. strategic

    strategic TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,020

    Welcome to Techspot.
    The only thing you can do is make an image of your current HDD using Acronis and do a restore on your new HDD.
  3. WinXPert

    WinXPert TS Guru Posts: 445

    Try DriveImageXML. I use this to clone drives. Or HDD Clone it's free with speed limit though.
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