Acronis Migrate Easy Can't Move Data
Maybe you have seen Acronis Migrate Easy not working issues in forums: “I want to
clone OS on my old HDD to the new SSD in Windows 8. My old HDD is 500GB; the SSD is
256GB and formatted with NTFS, it’s connected to my computer using SATA port. I
launch Acronis Migrate Easy to clone, the old HDD is not listed when select the old
hard drive, but the next step shown when asking for the destination drive. If I
select automatic, I got the error: Acronis Migrate Easy failed to move
your data because your new hard drive does not have enough free space to complete
the operation. Please help”. Or question like that the cloning process
completed without transferring data when I use Acronis Migrate Easy to clone drive
on my computer.
Maybe you could check your HDD using the CHKDSK command for errors, or make sure your
SSD/HDD destination drive can accept the data of source disk. Although Acronis
Migrate Easy is a paid software, so many issues while cloning. Acronis Migrate Easy
isn’t the ideal option to transfer data in Windows 7/8/10, it will go wrong
sometimes when clone data or migrate data to a SSD disk.
Considering these situations, it’s necessary to try a better way to copy data. That
is the Acronis Migrate Easy free alternative - AOMEI Partition Assistant
Migrate OS with Acronis Migrate Easy Free Alternative
AOMEI Partition Assistant
Standard is the best free alternative to Acronis Migrate Easy software, provides
the advanced operations of partition, such as resize partition, merge partitions,
and also brings disk copy, partition recovery, make bootable
media, rebuild MBR and so on; it highly recommended by users because of the
simple operations. Searching on the Internet for programs like Acronis Migrate Easy
could also work, it depends on you.
Download AOMEI Partition Assistant,
and install. The below text is the detail about how to migrate OS to SSD, here we
Step1: Launch the Acronis Migrate Easy alternative-AOMEI Partition
Assistant Standard, select "Migrate OS to SSD" under the left "Wizards"
Step2: In next window, click "Next". Then select
unallocated space on Disk2. Besides, tick "I want to delete all partitions on
this disk 2 to migrate system to the disk" to generate an unallocated space.
Then press" Next".
Tips: If you don’t want to delete all partitions on destination
disk, you could resize or delete a partition to get one, make sure the size of
unallocated space is enough.
Step3: Resize the new partition by dragging the double arrow to
adjust the size and the location, select a drive letter for new partition. Then hit
Step4: There is a note you should know how to boot OS from SSD/HDD
drive, make sure you have noticed, and then hit "Finish".
Step5: Preview the "Pending Operations", and migrate OS to
SSD by clicking "Apply".
Now, the operations of migrating OS to SSD are completed. After you migrating OS to
SSD, you should set the boot order in BIOS to boot from SSD disk.
AOMEI Partition Assistant have repaired the Acronis Migrate Easy does not work
issues, and it’s the best Acronis Migrate Easy free alternative. By the way, AOMEI
Partition Assistant Standard can only migrate OS from MBR disk to MBR SSD or disk.
Partition Assistant Professional provides more advanced features like
Migrate OS from GPT disk to GPT/MBR SSD or disk, convert system disk
between GPT and MBR, allocate free space from one to
another and many more, you can have a try.