Old laptop to ne PC

  celticbhoy0 22:11 11 Apr 2003
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What is the bet and cheapest wa toconnect an old compaq contura notepad running windows 95 to a new PC running windows XP

  y_not 08:43 13 Apr 2003

Assumiing that the laptop has a network card click here

  celticbhoy0 12:07 13 Apr 2003

The laptop only has a psion gold card modem(without connecting lead)

  DieSse 12:19 13 Apr 2003

It all depends what you want to do - one time only file transfer - occasional file transfer - permanent7semi-permanent network - etc.

If you can describe what you want to do, some solutions can be given.

  celticbhoy0 12:21 13 Apr 2003

I would like to occasionally transfer some data files, and update or add software.

  Megatyte 12:33 13 Apr 2003

The cheapest way(but painfully slow) is Direct Cable Connection. Click Start - Help, type "Direct Cable Connection"(without the quotes) and you will find all you need to know.

AH

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