February 2006
UNIX Update;Feb2006, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p1
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The article provides information on the Progression Desktop migration tool released by Versora and Linspire, Inc. in 2006. The tool allows users to transfer e-mail, files and settings from their Windows machine to a Linux machine. Using the Click-Next- Next-Finished interface, the tool moves critical data, application settings, e-mail, calendar entries, contact lists, desktop settings and directory structures. Progression Desktop is made available to Linspire Cisco Network Registrar (CNR) subscribers and to CNR Gold subscribers.


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