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How to copy system and data from old os x lion laptop to new os x mountain lion laptop?

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Dec 4, 2012 11:20 PM

Hello, I have just taken delivery of a brand new MacBook Air to replace my aging MacBook. The problem is that the MacBook is on OS X Lion and the MacBook Air is Mountain Lion. So I assume I can't just restore from time machine, or copy direct from the old laptop? I could use superduper, but then I'd downgrade my Air to Lion. I don't really want to pay to upgrade my old laptop to Mountain Lion. How can I easily transfer my data and applications to my new laptop?

 

Thanks,

 

Guy

MacBook Air, Mac OS X (10.7.5)

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