[Easy and Fast] How to Transfer Everything to a New Laptop

Are you looking for an easy and fast way to transfer everything to a new laptop? This page shows you how to move and transfer everything from an old computer or laptop to a new laptop in Windows 11/10/8/7. Simply follow this page and migrate all of your data and specific software to a new laptop.

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Overview of how to transfer everything to a new laptop:

⚙️Complex Level Low, Beginners
⏱️Duration 2-3 minutes
🔨Tools EaseUS Todo PCTrans, Windows PC
✏️Applies to

Transfer files, applications, games, accounts

The common data to transfer to a new laptop is file, application, and account. The three parts we talk about may in line with your laptop data transfer plan. If so, you are in the right place! Follow this post and transfer everything to a new laptop. Before we start we must have a useful tool to help us easily transfer everything to a new laptop. EaseUS Todo PCTrans Free is an easy-to-use PC migration software, it could transfer data, limited applications from an old computer or laptop to a new laptop or computer. Now Follow the details below and transfer everything to your new laptop.

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1. Transfer All of Your Data to a New Laptop

If you have a good internet connection, it’s OK to use the "PC to PC" mode of EaseUS Todo PCTrans or Cloud on the laptop to laptop transfer under the same network. What about migrating everything under a different network? Prepare the external drive and choose the free "Backup & Restore" mode.

#1. How to Transfer Everything from One Laptop to Another (Same Network)

Step 1. Launch EaseUS Todo PCTrans on your source and target computers, connect both PCs via the internet.

1. At the "PC to PC" section, choose the transfer direction and click "Start" to continue. 

select pc to pc

2. Select your target computer via its device name, then enter its account password or verification code. Then click "Connect" to continue.

You can check the verification code on the right top of "PC to PC" mainscreen on the target computer.

connect the two pcs

Step 2. Select the categories Applications, Files, and Accounts to transfer via the internet.

If you want to transfer data selectively, click "Edit" under each category, and choose the specific items.

select applications, files or accounts

Step 3. Click "Transfer" to start transferring your apps/files/accounts from one computer to another computer via the Internet.

transfer applications, files or accounts via internet

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#2. How to Transfer Data from Old Laptop to New Laptop (Different Network)

Step 1. Create a backup file. 

1. Connect your USB (flash) drive/external hard drive to your source computer. Launch Todo PCTrans, click "Backup & Restore > Start" on the main screen.

Transfer files via backup and restore - step 1

2. Select "Data Backup" to move on.

Transfer files via backup & restore - step 2

3. Hover over "Applications", "Files" and "Accounts" columns to choose the specific data, applications, etc., and click "Back up" to create a backup file. 

Transfer files via backup and restore - step 3

Step 2. Recover via the created backup file.

1. Plugin your USB drive which stores the created backup file to the target PC.

Ensure your target PC has EaseUS Todo PCTrans, open PCTransImage and double-click the backup file. Otherwise, click PCTrans_setup.exe to install this tool.

Transfer files from PC to PC via backup & restore - step 1

2. Now, you can select Applications/Files/Accounts you want to restore. Click "Restore".

Transfer files from via image - step 2

3. Wait a while and click "OK" to finish the restore process.

Transfer files via image - step 3

#3. How to Transfer Files from One Laptop to Another (Cloud Service)

If you have OneDrive, GoogleDrive, and Dropbox account, the steps to transfer files from pc to pc are dragging the selected files to the Cloud, log in the cloud on the new computer, and download the files.

If you have a few files to be transferred from one computer to another, the Cloud may run out of space or the downloading process can wear down your patience. For the convenience of the laptop to laptop transfer, utilizing EaseUS Todo PCTrans on method 1 is the correct decision.

2. Transfer Installed Programs to the New Laptop

EaseUS Todo PCTrans is also able to select the specific applications like Windows Office, CCleaner, and Skype to transfer. Follow the video and transfer your specific APPs now:

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After you have finished the steps above, you can also transfer your User Folder to transfer all your user information by using this software. Continue to read the next part to learn more.

What Data Should You Transfer from Old Laptop to New Laptop

We know that the majority of data waiting for us transfer to the new laptop. What sort of data you need to move and how to transfer data from old laptop to new laptop?

Files: How to move files from one laptop to another? There is no need to transfer everything to a new laptop. You can sift files you want on the Documents, Pictures, Music, and Video folders. 

Applications: We recommend transferring some commonly use apps to a new laptop, including transfer Microsoft Office to new computer, move games to another laptop, and other browsers or any apps you use on a daily basis.

Accounts: Resetting your account also takes up a lot of time. Transferring the account settings, you don’t need to personalize it again.

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Data migration is important, and we may like to keep all the personal files, photos, and games on our new computer. It can be an easy task to transfer files, applications, and accounts among different drives and computers/laptops with the help of EaseUS Todo Transfer software.  This tool can transfer files, folders, programs, and games among drives of the same computer or to a new/different laptop. Just try it now.

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Transfer Everything to a New Laptop FAQs

Well, do you know how to transfer data to your new laptop now? Here are some other common questions to help you. Check them out below:

1. How do I transfer everything from the old laptop to the new one?

Here are some ways you can try by yourself:

  • Cloud storage or web data transfers
  • SSD and HDD drives via SATA cables
  • Basic cable transfer
  • Use software to speed up your data transfer
  • Transfer your data over WiFi or LAN
  • Use an external storage device or flash drives

2. What is the easiest way to transfer files from the old PC to the new PC?

If you have a single file or folder to transfer, a USB or other external drive works. However, if you have applications, files, folders and games to migrate, turn to EaseUS Todo PCTrans. This tool helps you transfer applications without reinstalling and transfer all the game data to the new computer.

3. How to transfer files from one laptop to another wirelessly?

You can use EaseUS Todo PCTrans. This tool can help you transfer files from an old laptop to a new one without any wires. Its PC-to-PC feature can transfer all kinds of data to a new PC, such as applications, games, folders, files, etc.

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[Easy and Fast] How to Transfer Everything to a New Laptop

Try smart Windows 11 data transfer tool to move all data in 1 click.

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