Category Archives: USB-EASY-TRAN

Using Microsoft Windows Easy Transfer Software for Upgrading to a Windows 7 or 8 Computer

Although Microsoft has removed support in Windows 8.1 for upgrading to a new computer using a Windows transfer cable with the Windows Easy Transfer software, that software still offers the easiest and most automated method for upgrading to a Windows 7 or 8 computer. This blog post gives instructions for doing that. Microsoft’s Windows Easy […]

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Troubleshooting Windows Easy Transfer connection issues with the USB Windows Transfer Cable

Microsoft’s Windows Easy Transfer is a fantastic way to quickly import all the stuff that makes your pc yours: music, photos, videos, even personal settings like your desktop background and customizations to fonts, sounds, and other user account settings. Unfortunately, many users find that their old PC doesn’t properly install the driver for the USB […]

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The Windows RT and Surface USB Device Compatibility Story

[Updated 11/20/2012] Microsoft’s official statement is “Windows RT uses class drivers and in-box drivers exclusively, departing from a common driver added scenario on the x64 or x86 architectures.” (see Microsoft policies). There is no DDK. Officially, installing drivers on Windows RT is not supported. That said, it turns out there is at least oneWindows ARM […]

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Moving into your new Windows 8 PC

Plan for your move! Getting a new PC is an exciting but potentially frustrating experience since losing all the tweaks, settings, favorite websites, applications, and other customizations from the old computer can cost many hours of frustration and lost productivity. Of the many tools available to help automate the process, Windows Easy Transfer and Bravura […]

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Unleash the Easy Transfer Cable

With the introduction of Windows 8.1, this information is out of date. For upgrading to a Windows 8.1 computer using the Bravura Easy Computer Sync software, see here. For using the Windows Easy Transfer software to upgrade to a Windows 7 or 8 computer, see here. The simplest way to move files from one PC […]

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Windows 8 Consumer Preview Support

We’re as excited about the Windows 8 Consumer Preview release as we expect many of our customers are. And we’re here to help if you install Windows 8 Consumer Preview on computers where you’re using or plan to use any Plugable devices. We’ve already begun installing Microsoft’s latest operating system on PCs in our lab […]

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