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Turn your computer on. Plug the external drive. It should show in My computer window. Explore the external drive (by clicking on its icon in My computer). Point and select all you want to copy (CTRL A selects All) CTRL C. ( all that is selected will be marked for copying). Go to folder where you want to copy the files. Open the folder and CTRL V.

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You can use my computer to explore the external drive and cut/paste folders from one drive to the other. And sometimes the external hard drives have software already installed or come on a disk to do this in a automatic way. If you want to copy the complete drive to the computer goto my computer. Find the external drive. Right click and select copy. Then find a folder or create one and right click then select paste and the enitre contents of the drive will be transferred. If you want to transfer windows settings and programs that have been backed up with windows file transfer wizard...just use the transfer wizard and select the external drive.

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Use USB to connect the external and go to computer and click on the external drive and copy and past the needed files to the new drive.

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Just copy and paste

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