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Hello everyone,

so here's what I need to do:

my wife and I have identical MBPs. My MBP's lcd is beginning to fail. My wife hardly ever uses hers anymore (no time + has work computer). I would like to basically swap their identities: all files, settings, applications, everything.

Any ideas?

Thanks,

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Swap the hard drives.
Google it or search you tube and iFixit for how-tos.

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