How to Clone Windows 8 Boot Drive

1. Download and Intall AOMI Partition Assistant, select “Copy Disk” from the left hand side of the window.

2. In the Select Disk Copy Method  window, there are two different ways to copy your hard drive:

Copy Disk Quickly”-only copy the used space and support resizing disk (Recommend).

Sector by sector copy”-copy the whole disk no mater if is used or not.

Select Copy Disk Quickly (Recommend) then click “Next”.

3. In next window, select the destination disk witch is the (Additional Hard Drive) that will contain a clone of your source Hard Drive, then click “Next”.

4. In Edit Disk window, Select Fit partitions to entire disk. you could readjust the size of partition but this is for more advance users.

5. In main console, click “Apply” on the tool bar.

Note: Only if the size used on the source disk is smaller than the size of the source disk you can complete the task of cloning the hard disk.

Clone Windows 8 Boot Drive

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I started this tech blog back in 2011 as a place to write down processes I took to fix my client systems and network. Now I write some tips and tricks to help others with the tech issues that one might encounter.

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