for using true image clone nt4 to other pc with difference hardware

Discussion in 'Acronis True Image Product Line' started by thomas wong, Mar 9, 2005.

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  1. thomas wong

    thomas wong Guest

    Hi, I am using Ture Image to clone the harddisk on NT4 Server to a newer PC, but fail to load the NT4 in new PC. How can I do if I want to do that??

  2. Chris12923

    Chris12923 Registered Member

    May 31, 2004
    This may get more attention in the true Image forum. I will ask a mod to move it and hopefully you get more help. Good luck.

    Hope this helps,

  3. snapdragin

    snapdragin Registered Member

    Feb 16, 2002
    Southern Ont., Canada
    Thread moved from Acronis MigrateEasy forum to Acronis True Image forum. (Thanks Chris) ;)
  4. MiniMax

    MiniMax Guest

    Did you clone the whole harddisk, or just a partition? If you choose to clone only a partition, the boot code on the original harddisk (the Master Boot Record - MBR) will NOT be included in the image. And without the MBR, the system will never boot. Please check the "Read Before You Post" sticky for instructions on to fix the MBR.
  5. Menorcaman

    Menorcaman Retired Moderator

    Aug 19, 2004
    Menorca (Balearic Islands) Spain
    My guess is you need to Sysprep the NT4 server before cloning the hard drive followed by a Windows NT4 "repair" install on the new PC in order to load the new device drivers etc.

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