Restore win 10 file history to replaced Hdd

Feb 14, 2016
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Son-in-law's Hdd crashed 3 months after upgrade from Win 7 to Win 10. He had set file history to a USB drive, didn't create disk image. Diskmgnt.msc unable to see the defective Hdd when installed in USB enclosure. Replaced Hdd, reinstalled win7, then upgraded to win10. New PC has different name than old crashed PC? Unable to Restore the file history from crashed Hdd to new Hdd. Restore file history says drive is disconnected for the file history USB drive trying to restore.

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