Winclone 6 Preferences

To set preferences in Winclone 6, select preferences from the Winclone 6 menu:   The preference window has 7 sections: License Keys, Logging, Update Control, Page and Hibernate, BCD Options, Image Type and Backup Menu:      License Keys The license key section is where you Activate and Deactivate your license keys.  The license keys…

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Upgrading Winclone 6

To upgrade Winclone 6 Basic to Winclone Standard or to upgrade Winclone Standard to Winclone Pro is easy. You can do it right in the app.  If you select a feature that is not available in your edition, you will be prompted to upgrade: You can also activate the upgrade process by pressing the “Buy”…

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Install Winclone 6

To install Winclone 6, first download it from https://twocanoes.com/winclone and select the Download button. A file ending in “.dmg” will be downloaded.  Double click the downloaded file, and you should see something like this: To install Winclone, double click the Winclone 6.pkg package.      Click Continue to start the installation.   Click Install. Enter in…

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Get Winclone 6

The quickest and easiest way to get Winclone 6 is to download it directly from https://twocanoes.com/winclone.  Once you install the app and launch it for the first time, you’ll be presented with an option to purchase either Basic, Standard, or Pro:   If you cannot purchase in the app, you can purchase online or via Purchase…

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What’s New in Winclone 6?

• Support for new USB-C Macs – Winclone 6 supports cloning and restoring Boot Camp on Apple’s new USB-C MacBook and MacBook Pro models.  The USB-C Mac models include disks equipped with a different block size than previous Mac models and most USB drives.  Winclone 6 seamlessly clones Boot Camp between drives of all block…

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Install Fuse For MacOS For Boot Camp Read-Write Access

Fuse for MacOS is an open-source utility that supports mounting the Boot Camp partition in read-write mode so you can copy files into the Windows file system from MacOS.  With Fuse For MacOS installed, Winclone can remount Boot Camp in read-write mode.   Go to the Fuse For Mac website, download and install the latest build…

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Tips for Preparing a Boot Camp Migration

Moving Windows to new hardware can introduce problems, many of which can be addressed at the source, before the migration. The single most likely problem for Windows after a migration is incompatibility of the hardware device drivers. Windows 10 has proven to be less problematic than previous versions when moved to different hardware. If your Boot…

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Running Windows from an External Drive

First, an excellent user video on migrating to Thunderbolt or USB 3.0 Drives: There are some general considerations for running Windows Boot Camp from an external drive: 1. The Windows operating system must support EFI booting. Windows 7 is not compatible, but Windows 8 and higher (including Windows 10 and Windows 11) support EFI booting….

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Windows 7 on latest Mac Models

Starting with the 2015 Macbook Pro and Macbook Air Models, Macs no longer support Windows 7 Please view Apple’s boot camp requirements here: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204048

Purchasing a Winclone Upgrade

Winclone 5 to Winclone 6 Upgrade Eligibility If you purchased Winclone 5 between December 15, 2016 and March 15, 2017 you are eligible for a free upgrade to Winclone 6. If you purchased Winclone Pro with a Support and Maintenance contract after March 15, 2016 you are eligible for a free upgrade to Winclone 6….

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