With the release of Windows 7, people can either upgrade or do a fresh install. If you are using Windows Vista, you can directly upgrade to Windows 7. If you are using Windows XP, you will need to do a clean install, but there is a work around to get your files. Windows 7 Migration Utility, is a comprehensive solution for the data migration of Windows XP / Windows Vista based machines to a new Windows 7 environment.
Features of Migration utility;
- Windows 7 Basic Migration will assist you in upgrading from Windows XP to Windows 7
- Windows 7 compatibility scan to check for hard disk space as well as hardware and software compatibility
- Migrate your user and applications settings the new operating system.
- Move your important data, including documents, images, video, emails and more.
- Manually download and re-install applications from a customized web-page based on your existing installed programs.
The basic migration package which is free will migrate;
- User profiles
- Desktop Personalization
- Application Settings
- My Documents
Windows 7 Migration Utility is a very useful utility for all XP users who want to upgrade to Windows 7.