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Windows 7: cxonnect new laptop to desktop computer?


08 Jul 2011   #1

 
 
cxonnect new laptop to desktop computer?

hi, need to connect my new HP laptop to my desktop to transfer things. My usb cords have a flat end and a square end but the laptop has no square end to hook into only flat slots. It may be usb 3. Needs a different type of cable? what ype?

Msongs

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08 Jul 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

You could use a crossover cable: Ethernet crossover cable - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

You can also use an Easy Transfer cable: How to get an Easy Transfer cable

Any good computer store can supply you with either.
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08 Jul 2011   #3

Windows 8 Core X64
 
 

Are they both on a home network? If so you could share files and folders between them.

Please describe your network setup.
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