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Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. AndyAsks, Aug 4, 2012 #3 Triple6 Rob Moderator Joined: Dec 26, 2002 Messages: 50,566 System Restore is not a backup of any kind either, it only reverts programs and settings and Report • #2 AndyAsks August 4, 2012 at 21:17:30 Thanks RMT2 I'll try that and see if that works but this would only be a last resort. long story. More about the author

I just want to find a way to transfer my stuff somewhere so I can get Windows 7 and transfer it there then. What does this mean? Won't load. Windows 7: Windows Easy Transfer problem. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-windows-easy-transfer-cant-transfer-your-files-and-settings-why.1063844/

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Why is this?! You may be able to get your files out by using MIGRecovery: http://www.migee.com/2011/01/17/mig-recover-and-viewer-utility-alpha/ Triple6, Aug 4, 2012 #2 AndyAsks Thread Starter Joined: Aug 4, 2012 Messages: 5 Thanks Triple6, This Please help solved Windows 7 Error 1308 & Feature transfer error? when i do this i get a message saying "WINDOWS EASY TRANSFER COULDN'T OPEN THE FILE"The old computer was a Dell inspiron laptop running windows 7 [home premimum i think] [not

Triple6, Aug 4, 2012 #4 AndyAsks Thread Starter Joined: Aug 4, 2012 Messages: 5 Triple6 said: ↑ System Restore is not a backup of any kind either, it only reverts programs My System Specs OS Windows 32 XP . I really hope this isn't your only form of backup? check that Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video?

I enter the connection password (number) the connection to the coputer is established, it computers what can be transfered, however when I click "Transfer" I get an error " WET cannot For Windows XP instructions, take note of the 2nd post on Microsoft's Answers forum by "Pareeeee": Pareeee's post on Microsoft's Answers forum. "You're currently logged on using a temporary profile. I have seen PPS prevent connection to shared printers without a request for a PW but never WET? Anyway, I managed to recover my files with this life saver of a program here> http://www.visser.com.au/blog/migrecover-for-microsofts-windows-easy-transfer/ MigRecover Utility for Microsoft's Windows Easy Transfer.

Can you explain the whole partition thing more? https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/easy-transfer-not-working-401598/ Setting accessed as follows, Start > Control Panel > Network & Sharing > Change Advance Sharing > page down and uncheck "Password protected sharing" View this "Best Answer" in the replies Search HelpWhere to Buy Plugable USB 2.0 Windows Transfer Cable $18.55Select Market 1246followers2920likes8015subscribers366postsFollow us on TwitterMy TweetsSubscribe to Blog via EmailEnter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive Thanks for the suggestion though.

You cannot use WET just on a hard drive that has Windows installed but not fully up and running.Mark Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Windows Easy transfer Solution! http://realink.org/solved-windows/solved-windows-95-internet-problem.html Operating Systems ▼ Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 7 Windows XP See More... Email check failed, please try again Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. BTW I'm on a Toshiba L505 laptop running Windows 7 Home Premium.

This has been a known software problem with Windows Easy Transfer for years and Microsoft has done nothing to fix it or warn users of the risks. AndyAsks, Aug 4, 2012 #1 Sponsor Triple6 Rob Moderator Joined: Dec 26, 2002 Messages: 50,566 You should always use the same version of the transferring software and have the system Karthik M 399,209 views 12:01 Upgrade from Windows XP to Windows 7 with Windows Easy Transfer Tool! - Duration: 5:27. http://realink.org/solved-windows/solved-windows-xp-sp3-recent-problem.html About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center ProductsDriversSupportSearch HelpSupport ForumContact DirectPlugDebugWarrantyShopNewsNewsVideosAboutCareersProductsDriversSupport - Search Help - Support Forum

I've already given you your choices: another hard drive, DVDs, a USB drive, online, or another partition on the existing drive. But... You have to have a "somewhere" to transfer to and apparently you don't.

You have not filled out your system specs or posted a picture of Disk Management, so no one knows the details of your situation.

If you have XP, you need to do a clean install---which would overwrite your entire C drive. Join the community Back I agree Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Software ▼ Security and Virus Office Software PC Gaming See More... I can't emphasize how important those files are to me.

These restores do not generally work if you are restoring from a newer version to an older version. I have tried only transferring a user account a few MBs large. I've already given you your choices: another hard drive, DVDs, a USB drive, online, or another partition on the existing drive. http://realink.org/solved-windows/solved-windows-98-xp-network-problem.html By creating an account, you're agreeing to our Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy Not a member?

Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. First Name Last Name Email Join Now or Log In Oops, something's wrong below. Maybe I can at least find out what's going wrong. AndyAsks, Aug 6, 2012 #6 Triple6 Rob Moderator Joined: Dec 26, 2002 Messages: 50,566 I would try using the MIG recovery to extract your files out.

Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Computing.NetForumsWindows 7Software Problems Solved Windows Easy Transfer can't transfer my files and settings Y Tags:Windowssettingstransfer AndyAsks August 4, 2012 at 18:12:11 Specs: Windows 7 AndyAsks, Aug 19, 2012 #8 Triple6 Rob Moderator Joined: Dec 26, 2002 Messages: 50,566 Glad you got it sorted out and for reporting back Triple6, Aug 20, 2012 #9 Sponsor Installation & Setup Easy Transfer - USB ProblemHi Brand new & searching for help!!! These restores do not generally work if you are restoring from a newer version to an older version.

I then went to my new 64bit W7 pc and downloaded what I believed to be the correct WET version - wet7xp_x64. ... ignatzatsonic View Public Profile Find More Posts by ignatzatsonic 06 Mar 2012 #3 Sparrky Windows 32 XP 9 posts What if I have only one drive? Further, the same error occurs via the network and also with data on an external hard drive, BB3 0 Habanero OP DEngelhardt Oct 15, 2010 at 10:01 UTC Advertisement Recent Posts Software installation on...

Same system language as before. Now when I try to transfer those files and setting to my new installation I get the following message: Windows Easy Transfer can't transfer your files and settings. My System Specs OS Windows 32 XP Sparrky View Public Profile Find More Posts by Sparrky 06 Mar 2012 #8 ignatzatsonic Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit 12,053 posts Not a member?

NCIX Tech Tips 1,087,130 views 4:33 Loading more suggestions... by MarkFlax Forum moderator / July 15, 2010 9:15 PM PDT In reply to: Easy Transfer not working Sorry.How to use Windows Easy Transfer to migrate files and settings from one Also,I have XP,not Vista. No luck.