Windows Easy Transfer is a step-by-step guide for transferring files and settings from one computer running Windows to another. It helps you choose what to move to your new computer, such as user accounts, Internet favorites, and e‑mail. It also lets you decide which method to use and then performs the transfer.

To open Windows Easy Transfer

  • Click the Start Button > Control Panel
  • On Search box, type keyword Easy Transfer.
  • If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.

To open Windows Easy Transfer Reports

You can view your Transfer Reports any time after your transfer is complete.

  1. Click the Start button.
  2. In the search box, type Easy Transfer Reports, and then, in the list of results, click Windows Easy Transfer Reports. If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.