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Need to transfer files from fried comp to new comp

\015 Had Emachine T6528. Geek squad said mobo fried. Bought Compaq comp w/vista. how do I get all my music, pics and other files transfered to new comp?\015

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Take out the hard drive of ur previous laptop.
\015\012purchase an external usb case for laptop hard drive and attach it to ur new laptop.
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\015\012dont forget to vote.
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