Take the "Hard" Out of "Hard Drive Replacement"
Upgrading or replacing your PC's hard drive? Don't waste hours setting up your PC! With the FreshStart Automated Drive Replacement Tool, you can install Windows, set up your existing Windows profiles, copy over your data and favorites from the old drive, and get a full virus scan on all of your data—all in just 15 minutes of hands-on time!
This isn't your typical ghosting scenario. A FreshStart Automated Drive Replacement Tool is just what it sounds like: A software tool meant to make your life easier by automating the time-consuming aspects of doing a comprehensive and secure drive replacement.
We've broken it down into easy-to-follow steps that only require you to perform about 15 minutes of hands-on tasks. In fact, the hardest part of the process is installing the new drive!
What Do You Get with FreshStart?
When you use our automated FreshStart Tool, you get:
"Thanks to FreshStart, PC services that used to take several days to complete are now done in about an hour, and our techs only need to be there for a fraction of that time. We get to help more customers, and all of our FreshStart customers go home happy."
- New, up-to-date installations of Windows and other commonly used software
- Complete transfer of your Windows users' files, settings, and favorites
- Full virus- and malware-scan of your data prior to transfer
- Your old drive with all of its data still intact which you can now use as a backup drive
- Martell L., District Manager for Micro Center stores
Why Choose a FreshStart Service?
No More Hours of Updates
Our Windows WIM images are updated quarterly to ensure that you have the most up-to-date version available. Your image includes an updated antivirus profile, too, so you know that you're getting the best protection available.
No More Drag and Drop Data Transfers
Our program recognizes and copies over thousands of different file types from all of the sections of your drive. We even copy the file locations, settings, and favorites so everything is in the same place on your new drive!
No More Multi-program Virus Scans
Our data transfer includes a full virus and malware scan to ensure that all of the data on your new drive is completely clean. Plus, get 90 days of antivirus protection to keep your machine clean and secure!
No More Ghosting Errors
Our program does not ghost your old drive. If you're switching from an HDD to an SSD, you won't run into the typical transfer issues during the data migration process.
Make your next drive replacement a breeze with the FreshStart Automated Drive Replacement Tool!
What Programs are Installed With FreshStart?
The FreshStart program provides automatic installation for the following programs:
- Internet Explorer
- VLC LAN Player
- Adobe Reader
- Adobe Player
- Norton Security
- The selected Windows OS
It will install the following if they are found on the old drive:
- Google Chrome
- Office (if it finds a valid install / license key)
All other software applications such as TurboTax, QuickBooks or other programs will need to be reloaded. All of those programs data files however, are transferred and kept in their appropriate folders. If your other program had a license key stored in your computer it has been placed in a folder for you. To see how to recover these license keys click on the "After your FreshStart" tab and open the "After Your FreshStart PDF". This PDF will be on your desktop after your FreshStart service is performed.