I want to clone my old desktop IDE HDD, which contains legacy software that run on XP, and use old software on my new laptop. My laptop can accommodate SATA HDD only. Booting from USB port is not working on my laptop. What is the easiest way to accomplish this task?
To do this:
This and similar questions seem to be asked quite a lot recently. Is there a canonical answer to this which I missed? I feel as if I am reinventing the wheel over and over. If there is none, should I try and start a verbose answer?