Windows will not start after cloning laptop HDD

I have used wd trueimage edition to copy my 250gb laptop hdd to my usb connected 2tb wd elements hdd, it boots happily and starts to try and open windows but I get the lovely blue screen of fun and games. Help ?
Reading up It seems this may be a software limitation ? help
Can i sort this ?

Hello, SIMON6

Well, Acronis True Image WD Edition does not support cloning to a WD USB drive.

However, you may find more information and alternatives by contacting Acronis Support website by following the link below:

https://kb.acronis.com/content/56634