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Thanks . When I'm finished . Remove or disconnect old drive ?
Boot off new drive

yup as soon as you clone it, shut down your pc and then unplug it and boot off the new one. you might have to set the bootable drive in the bios but just try it normally first
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Its upto you if you want to remove the old drive or not.

Set the boot priority such that your new cloned drive boots first.

You can then format your old drive and use it for storage.
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I cloned HD to new drive . unpluged old drive .Left old HD inside computer for just in case need to use .
Thanks for all the help
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