laptop/pc hookup need help?

  dlrc 06:42 05 Aug 2006
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hiya my problem is not knowing if i can join my hp omnibook 6000 laptop to my pc p4 via usb to usb link. [pc;windows xp home ed]. [laptop;98se]... the purpose being able to update laptop o/s using pc to surf net for info then send this via usb. dont know if this poss or not ,any other ideas/help appreciated.obliged 4 quick response ta.

  FelixTCat 08:17 05 Aug 2006

dlrc,

It is possible, but you need a special USB cable to do so.

It is more usual to use an ethernet crossover cable to do this provided both pcs have network ports.

Regards,

Felix

  wjrt 17:37 05 Aug 2006

click here

try here

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