Steve C said:
I replaced a HDD with a SSD last year using Macrium Reflect to image the system and had zero problems. There may be some tips in my guide you might find helpful. There are certainly advantages in the clean install route if you can spare the time to reinstall everything.

I can't open your .docx file from the aforementioned link. I have MS Word, using FF browser but I can't seem to open it.

Never mind....I had to save the file to open it in word.....not liking that. I got it.