Transfering data

  Blackadderthe4th 16:49 09 Feb 2010
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What is the best way to transfer data from a desktop to a laptop. Via usb I suspect, but have also read you need the correct cable. with a little bit of electronics to make sure of correct transfer! Any opinions?

  JohnWilliams 16:52 09 Feb 2010

The easiest way is by usb stick.
Or you could burn a cd.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:55 09 Feb 2010

Network them together via your router if you have one.

  Blackadderthe4th 20:43 09 Feb 2010

"Or you could burn a cd" it'll take few! But no doubt that will be easy in the long run!
Cheers.

  GANDALF <|:-)> 20:46 09 Feb 2010

8Gb memory stick. Anything else is so twentieth century. You can buy one for about £12.

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  GaT7 20:53 09 Feb 2010

You could get one of those 'easy transfer cables', but they are not ideal to use for some (I have never got mine to work).

If the network method doesn't appeal, a USB drive is relatively cheap & easy as the others suggest. 8GB click here & 16Gb click here flash drives at Play. G

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