Reasons why Windows® Easy Transfer is unable to continue and ways to resolve this issue
What are the reasons due to which Windows Easy Transfer is unable to continue? How can this issue be fixed?
Windows Easy Transfer is an application which has been particularly designed to help you move all your important files, user accounts and application settings from your old PC to a new PC. Windows Easy Transfer has the ability to detect all the user files on a single PC and it will allow you to pick and choose those files which you want to transfer. Windows Easy Transfer provides a selection so that selected users can migrate from one PC to another and it also possible to see all the files that are selected for migration. Windows Easy Transfer cannot be used to transfer program files, it is most commonly used to transfer files and folders, e-mail settings, contacts and messages, program settings, user accounts and settings, Internet settings and Favorites, music, picture and video.
The following are the reasons due to which Windows Easy Transfer is unable to continue and the tips to fix it:
- Due to connection problems
- Due to problems created by administrator profile
- Start your PC in Safe Mode
Due to connection problems
When a connection problem occurs Windows Easy Transfer will be unable to continue, and as a result of this it may stop its transfer. Thus, so as to get rid of this issue, you will have to check the connections between your computer or network and make sure that everything is connected and running properly. As Windows Easy Transfer will detect previously transferred files, you can easily regain the files which have been lost due to connectivity problems.
Due to problems created by administrator profile
Sometimes while transferring files from your old PC to a new PC, Windows Easy Transfer will get stuck at analyzing administrator profile. In such a situation, so as to get resolve this problem, you will have to go to your old PC and delete the administrator profile. For that, right-click on 'My Computer and go to 'Properties'. Then select user profiles from 'Advanced Settings'. After that, select the desired profile and click 'Delete'.
In order to avoid problems that occur while transferring files while using Windows East Transfer, it always wise start your PC in Safe Mode. In order to enter Safe Mode you will have to press F8. By doing so, you will get the Advanced Boot option window and from there you will have to select the option 'Safe Mode with Networking'.
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