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Windows migration assistant - Ubuntu Feisty Fawn's secret weapon

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Having a read through the Ubuntu Feisty announcements I noticed a clever little addition that had previously remained below my radar - the Windows Migration Assistant (WMA). Yet another reason to try and entice XP users over.

The WMA is quoted as a tool that "recognises Internet Explorer bookmarks, Firefox favourites, desktop wallpaper, AOL IM contacts, and Yahoo IM contacts, and imports them into Ubuntu during installation". Good work there guys, so if an XP user wishes to install Ubuntu (or dual boot it) they can expect a bundle of familiar things to come over with them - that's nice.

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