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Moving FreeNAS to new Hardware

Western Digital Drives - The Preferred Drives of FreeNAS and TrueNAS CORE
So, you want to move from your crusty old hardware to a shiny new server? Here's what you have to do:
  1. Assemble and test your new hardware
  2. Turn off both systems
  3. Disconnect your boot device from the old server and connect it to the new server
  4. Disconnect your hard drives from the old server and connect them to the new server
  5. Turn on the new server
  6. If necessary, reconfigure networking
That is it.
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Answers the question perfectly
That pretty much covers it. Unless you want to copy the data onto new drives instead of bringing the same drives over.
Short and to the point.
Excellent! Thanks.
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