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Default Bought a new laptop and need to move files

Any easy way to make my win 10 computer the same as my old win 10 computer?
What i mean is i bought a new laptop and want everything moved all my files and settings moved to my new one.
Both are windows 10
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Default Re: Bought a new laptop and need to move files

Time consuming, but I'd probably copy files from old laptop to a flash drive. Then move them to the new laptop. Plus you'd have a copy on the flash drive in case you ever need it. You won't be able to copy programs just the files.
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create a network with just those 2 computers on it.

turn on file sharing and copy the files
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create a network with just those 2 computers on it.

turn on file sharing and copy the files
That sounds easy, but I still wouldn't know how to do it.
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Default Re: Bought a new laptop and need to move files

my new computer signed on to edge after I answered a few questions and moved all my bookmarks for me . I found software that kind of clones everything and moves it . pc magazine advertised it. $100
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