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Move a physical hard drive to a new computer

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I want to move a physical hard drive (D, that has my dropbox files on it, from one compter to a new computer and I don't need/want dropbox to redownload/sync all the files again - is there a way to do this?  The new computer does not have Dropbox yet.

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Re: Move a physical hard drive to a new computer

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Hey @Jimmmmyp, thanks for checking in with us. 

 

The first thought that came to mind was to copy and sync the files across manually, as mentioned in this article

 

Check it out and let me know if it does the trick for you. 

 

Keep me posted!


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