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I am wanting to replace my Hard drive boot with a solid state drive.  last time i tried it on a store bought pc computer wouldn't work without the hardware that came with pc originally.

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The same size drive (1TB) can be easily cloned. Samsung provides a free data migration software for their drives.

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I have a flash drive with the hp recovery files neccasrry for setup of a virgin drive.  I just wanted to know if i can remove the hard drive and install a ssd and run the software to setup the ssd?  sorry  it's late for me  not thinking straight.

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