I’ve never heard of anyone choosing to save money by buying a new car without the interior (seats, dash, steering wheel) or plumbing, and just moving over the ones from their old car.
But that’s what we so often do when we upgrade our hardware… And right now I am doing my two office PCs and my home Win7 box. I’d really only just about gotten done installing my stuff onto it.
Fortunately, Dana put me onto something that can take a huge chunk out of the headache: http://www.ninite.com/
And below, some notes from my migrations…