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Using a simple checklist when deploying a PC or a Mac can ensure that critical migration steps are not overlooked.
Who isn't excited to receive a computer upgrade? Just the thought of a new machine boasting innovative features, a more contemporary design, and longer battery life—not to mention faster computation speeds—is enough to make the most curmudgeonly tech professional smile.
Of course, receiving a computer is one thing, successful migration is another. When a new computer doesn't possess the same functionality, connectivity, applications, and files as before, a new computer may seem more like a punishment than a present.
This is where a PC and Mac migration checklist can help. TechRepublic Premium author Erik Eckel created the ultimate PC and Mac migration checklist to ensure users receiving new computers experience a positive outcome.
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Using a simple checklist when deploying new computers, can make certain that critical migration steps are not overlooked. Whether migrating Windows machines, from one Mac to another, or even between platforms, leveraging a checklist helps both users and technicians ensure the new system works as required, Eckel explained.
The ultimate PC and Mac migration checklist is available as a download for TechRepublic Premium subscribers or for individual purchase for $99, and it includes the actual checklist as well as an article explaining why this matters and who should do it.
Download the Ultimate PC and Mac Migration Checklist.