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transfer files to external drive

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I have a hard drive failure and can't start up. However, I would like to transfer files to an external hard drive and can't remember which F key will let me do this.  Any suggestions on this or another method would be helpful.

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Can you use the machine now.

  • If Yes you can use File Explorer
  • If No, you have to remove HDD and use a different machine to move or copy files

You must be able to access your old HDD to move/copy.



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