how to transfer content from a computer to a new mac

I have a MacBookPro and bought a new mac. How do I transfer all my data from my old computer to the new one? Is there I cable I require in order to do that?

  • Asked by Antonio C from Orlando
  • 30-Dec-2009
Apple Copper Fibre Channel Cable (4Gb SFP to SFP)

Apple Copper Fibre Channel Cable (4Gb SFP to SFP)

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  • Best Answer:

    Open an application called "Migration Assistant" it will either be in your applications folder or your utilities folder. Open it and follow the simple instructions. You will need a firewire cable either 800 or 400 or a combination of the two depending on the computers available ports.

    • Answered by Jerry C from Columbia
    • 05-Jan-2010