Cheap & Simple Home Networking

  Aaron1408 14:41 03 Sep 2004

Can anyone recommend products that would allow me to cheaply and simply connect my Laptop with my PC? All I need to do is transfer files from one to another. I don't need to share devices or internet accounts. All I would like is something plug and play that saves me having to burn a CD everytime I need to copy files and folders between the two.

Looking forward to being enlightened...



  Sealer 14:45 03 Sep 2004

Hi, Go take a look at Belkin's web site, they have loads to offer. They also have a free 24 hour helpline for life (0800 No)

  Rigga 15:48 03 Sep 2004

Direct USB cable connection click here may be the cheapest and simplest way to share files.

Otherwise if both computers have ethernet connections, a simple crossover cable.


  SEASHANTY 16:23 03 Sep 2004

Agree - a simple crossover cable linking two ethernet Lan cards would be the cheapest
click here

  SEASHANTY 16:38 03 Sep 2004

The USB pen drives are also dropping fast in price.
Depends how large your files are - £16-95 for 128MB
inc free delivery click here

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