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Hey all, I currently own a MBP and am purchasing a 21" iMac in a couple of months. My question is: Can I import everything that is on my MBP to my iMac? How do I go about this? Through "Home Sharing"?

Help greatly appreciated y'all.

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I just read this....How To Transfer Your Data From Your Old Mac to Your New Mac | MostOfMyMac.com

Now my question is will the data on my MBP stay on it? Or will it be "blank" like a new machine?

I just want my iMac to "mirror" my MBP.

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Migration Assistant only COPIES data, so all the stuff on your MBP will be right where it was.
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