Transferring data

  Looby48 21:31 01 May 2010
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I want to transfer data from my desk top to my laptop. What kind of cable do I use?

  chub_tor 22:14 01 May 2010

Are the two machines on a network either wired or wireless? If so you don't need another cable, just make sure that file sharing is enabled open up two windows - one for each machine - and drag them across.

  Looby48 08:45 02 May 2010

Many thanks. Why on earth didn't I think of something as obvious as that.

  chub_tor 09:33 03 May 2010

Well it only works if you are on a network, otherwise I would have recommended a USB pen drive and simply carry the thing between the two machines.

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