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Ideapad 310 - Install SSD

Q: Ideapad 310 - Install SSD

I have an Ideapad 310 recently purchased.

I want to install an SSD for booting windows and then use a caddy with my old hdd for data storage

Is there an easy way to migrate windows to the SSD using recovery made with Onekey or will I have to clone the HDD?

I'm looking at hopefully transferring the recovery partition to the new HDD too in case I need to reset in the future.

The SSD is smaller in size than the original 1TB HDD

Thanks


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A: Ideapad 310 - Install SSD

You'll need to clone the HDD, since OneKey is on the old hard drive.

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When exactly did you get this error? Was it during install? At which step in Clean Install Windows 7

Where did you get WIn7 installer? Did you burn it yourself?

Follow these steps to get a perfect Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7 .

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