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Old 06-05-2003, 03:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm sure this is posted somewhere but I'm unable to find it. I want to upgrade my HD to a bigger one. I'm using winxp pro. Can I use Norton's ghost to copy everything? does it really work? and what ramifications will I run into when win xp dials home and tells MS about my new hardware? Any help or links would be appreciated.

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Uhh...I'd prefer you to copy everything right on a CD for i dont use Norton Ghost...sinse its for free i just dont trust it

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Old 06-05-2003, 05:54 PM   #3 (permalink)
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the copy protection of xp will not allow ghosting of images. When it dials M$ it will conflict with the database. but none the less just give us a call and we will give you a new key if you need one.
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