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Using backup/restore to replace HDD with SSD

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M G
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I'm running Windows 7 Home Premium x64, I have Acronis TrueImage 2016 WD Edition_33, I have made the Boot CD.

 

I want to replace my 500GB hard drive with a 500GB SSD.  I have current full backups of the C partition.  Can I just remove the HDD and replace it with the SSD, then Restore my latest backup to the SSD?

1.  What about alignment, going from a HDD backup to an SSD?

2.  I'm assuming after this operation, that the SSD will be bootable?

 

Thx in advance.

 

 

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#1

duplicate post.