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What is the easiest way to migrate data (software, documents, bookmarks, etc.) from an old Mac OS X (probably Tiger) to Lion? Time Machine with Migration Assistant?

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Some Apps (written for PPC) will not work in Lion. Many other will probably have a different version for Lion. Thus it would make sence to backup your home folder by simply copying it to an external harddrive. –  gentmatt Nov 28 '11 at 18:50
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You might want to take a look at these two Apple.SE questions - they may work in your situation: apple.stackexchange.com/questions/4025/… and apple.stackexchange.com/questions/5820/… –  JW8 Nov 28 '11 at 19:38
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