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How to transfer Windows 8 OS to SSD without reinstalling Windows

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2017-04-26 11:16:43 Posted by Daisy to Disk Copy

Summary:
You got many ways to transfer Windows 8 OS from HDD to SSD without resinstalling Windows by using EaseUS Partition Master: clone MBR to SSD, copy MBR to SSD or just clone to a smaller SSD.

Generally speaking, "transfer operating system to SSD" is applied to upgrade hard disk on which the OS has been installed. For most of the users, it has been regarded as a hard problem to do it. Because it would take a lot of time to reinstall Windows Operating Systems and applications. So the OS migration is very important. You can find the best solution which can complete this task by cloning the system drive with some powerful and reliable tools, such as disk management software - EaseUS Partition Master.

EaseUS Partition Master is able to clone Windows 8 OS and applications to SSD without reinstalling Windows, please refer to following guide.

How to transfer Windows 8 OS to SSD without reinstalling Windows and applications?

1. Choose right edition of EaseUS Partition Master and install it. After that, launch EaseUS Partition Master.Select Wizard -> Migrate OS to SSD/HDD from the main menu.

2. Select SSD as destination disk.

Migrate OS to SSD

3. Click Yes to allow the program to delete partitions on the destination disk, then click Next to continue.

Migrate OS to SSD

* If there are some partitions on the destination disk, please confirm to delete the partitions and data on the destination disk. In order to proceed with the operation, you should either allow EaseUS Partition Master to delete all the partitions on the destination hard disk or click Back to choose another destination hard disk.

4. Resize partitions on the destination disk. On a disk map, the current size of the partitions on the destination Disk is displayed on the top of the dialog box. Position the mouse pointer on the left or right partition handle; the mouse pointer changes to a double-headed arrow and drag the handle to the partition size you want. Click OK.

Migrate OS to SSD

5. Preview the result on the left panel Pending Operations. If it is right, then click Apply to save all the changes.

After transferring Windows 8 OS from HDD to SSD, you can also use EaseUS Partition Master to resize/move partition on SSD.