How to Install and Use Intel® Data Migration Software


Install & Setup



To install the Intel® Data Migration Software and migrate your data from an old hard drive to an Intel® Solid State Drive (Intel® SSD):

Note The Intel® Data Migration Software has reached End of Life and is no longer available for download or support through Phone, Chat, or Online Service Requests. Self Help will continue to be available until December 31, 2020.



  • If your system currently contains an Intel® Optane™ Memory volume, you must disable and separate the disks before migrating your data. Migrate data on the individual disks as needed, and then the volume can be recreated. See steps to Disable and Enable the Intel® Optane™ Memory Volume.
  • Make sure that the SSD (target drive) is initialized as GUID Partition Table (GPT) and partitioned as New Technology File System (NTFS). 


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Intel® Data Migration Software FAQ