connecting PC to laptop, can it be done via USB?

  imarcus2 23:41 23 Feb 2004
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Does anybody know of any software that will enable my WXP'd PC to talk to my WXP'd laptop via the USB2 cable?

tx, imarcus.

  dazzling (work) 23:52 23 Feb 2004

do you not have an ethernet card in both puters then you can use a crossover cable.sorry dont know about usb darren.

  Worm of Doom 00:02 24 Feb 2004

You could use a USB 2.0 networking cable like the "Super DataLink" at the bottom of this page: click here.

  Worm of Doom 00:18 24 Feb 2004

Sorry, I just realised I misread your question - if the cable you have is a standard USB cable, I don't know of any way you can transfer files over it by installing software. As far as I know, the only way is to use a USB networking cable instead, which usually come with their own transfer software.

  imarcus2 09:42 24 Feb 2004

Thanks chaps, just the info i was after -- have followed up the link, Worm of Doom, and ordered one.

  Jester2K 09:48 24 Feb 2004

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