Need help transfer files an programs to another harddrive

By j frank l
Dec 30, 2007
  1. i had an error message come up on my new hard drive( lost fat 32 file )or corrupt.i tried repairing and ran windows xp new install but still wouldnt boot i installed it on my second hard drive and got my computer my problem is trying to move files and programs and make my new hard drive the boot drive with operating system without losing anything.
  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

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  3. tipstir

    tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 2,393   +107

    C: OS
    D: discconect the CD and use this connection for your bad drive. If it bad it might not be able to transfer the data. When you boot back into XP the drive should show-up or you might have to reboot again until it does. Once you get in a second time see if you could transfer the files.. Good luck
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