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How to Restore Windows System Image to New Computer with Dissimilar Hardware?

Updated on Jun 14, 2018 by Jean to Backup Utility

Summary:
EaseUS Todo Backup can restore Windows system image to new computer with dissimilar hardware. This feature can efficiently save time and energy for system transfer.

Why is it necessary to restore system image to new computer?

Why it's so necessary to restore Windows system image to new computer? And do you know how to recover or restore Windows system backup image to another computer with dissimilar hardware? Here we'll list you some reasons about why and when you need to transfer or migrate system to new computer.

1. Computer gets old and hardware failure.

Restoring system image to new computer with dissimilar hardware could be a critical issue when the computer must be replaced by a new one with dissimilar hardware. This is designed to quickly restore system after the hardware has to be replaced or migrate system to a new computer after disaster strikes.
To combat data erosion and system failures, backup procedures must be designed to address a hardware failure in a timely, cost-effective manner.

2. System transferring or migration without reinstalling Windows.

Restoring system to a new computer could be well explained as another representation, recover to dissimilar hardware, which means that you can restore a complete Windows-based system to a new computer with dissimilar hardware configuration. If you need to replace failed hardware with a new computer and couldn't find an exact match for your original system specifications, or if you simply need upgrade to dissimilar hardware, in those cases stable and secure system backup and restore software would do a lot of help.

How choose system backup software to recover system image to dissimilar hardware?

Commonly, to restore Windows operating system to dissimilar hardware could be very hard. A backup set is intended to be used as a disaster recovery utility to maintain your system by backing it up and restoring it to the same, not a different computer. When you restore to a different computer you may encounter problems, due to hardware differences between the two computers. This procedure is not recommended by Microsoft. Windows makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance, stability or reliability of this procedure.

Professional backup software with restore to dissimilar hardware feature could allow to easily restore system to dissimilar hardware.

EaseUS Todo Backup is designed to restore image from the system originally backed up to a hardware platform with a dissimilar processor, different motherboard or a different mass storage device, as well as ensure the server or workstation can boot its operating system normally after a restoration/deployment. With it, you can complete the following operation:

1. Instant recovery from a failed hardware after disaster strikes and cannot find an exact match for the original system specifications.

2. Upgrade or migrate system to a new different computer.

3. Save time for system deployment with hardware independence.

How to restore system image to new computer

Here the below, you'll find detail tutorial steps about how to restore Windows system backup to dissimilar hardware and you can free install EaseUS Todo Backup to start restore Windows system image to a new computer or dissimilar hardware right now. If you have backed up the system which you want to restore or migrate to new computer, please follow the steps. If not, please back up the system first.

1. Launch EaseUS Todo Backup and click System Transfer.

Recover system image to dissimilar hardware

2. Select a system backup file.

Restore system image to new computer.

3. Select source and recovery location.

Restore sytem image to a new computer.

4. Click Proceed.