Windows 10: ssd upgrade clone from multiboot system

  1.    18 Nov 2017 #1

    ssd upgrade clone from multiboot system


    Help anyone? I have a win7 / win10 dual boot system, win 7 on a hdd, win 10 is on ssd, bootmgr is on win 7 drive, now I want to clone win 10 to a bigger ssd but tools I have tried failed with message 'boot volume and system need to be on same drive' how can I get win 10 to boot and remove win 7 from my system?
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  2.    18 Nov 2017 #2

    We need to see a screenshot of disk management:
    Disk Management - How to Post a Screenshot of General Tips Tutorials

    and please make sure to widen all the columns so that we can see all the data in the columns.
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  3.    18 Nov 2017 #3

    Disk manager snip


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    Disk 1 E: & F: are the new ssd ready for clone of os
    anything after disk 5 are external or DVD drives
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  4.    18 Nov 2017 #4

    The easiest solution is probably going to be to install EasyBCD:
    EasyBCD - NeoSmart Technologies

    Scroll down the webpage and you will see the option to "register" for the free, non-commercial use download. You don't really have to register. Click the register button, then on the next screen just click the download button.

    Change your boot partition to C: drive, which my understanding in your screenshot above is Windows 10?
    Changing the Boot Partition

    Then you might have to change your boot order in BIOS to boot from Disk 2 instead of Disk 0. That will make your Windows 10 completely self-contained and whatever you were using to try to clone it should now work.
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