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Ok, I bought a new hard drive for my MBP and I know how to install it phyisicaly into the laptop. But how can I ghost the drives? Is there a wat to hook up the new drive to the laptop and ghost it that way? What kinda cables would I need?

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You will need either a USB or Firewire to sata cable. You'll then need to make a bootable backup of your current drive onto the new one and then stick the new one in your mac. Job done.

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Ok, I bought a new hard drive for my MBP and I know how to install it phyisicaly into the laptop. But how can I ghost the drives? Is there a wat to hook up the new drive to the laptop and ghost it that way? What kinda cables would I need?

 

Sounds like a switcher.

 

Anyway, I'd suggest getting SuperDuper to clone your old drive.

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Good call pwbeninate,

 

I have one of those adapters and it works great.

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