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USB data transfer from old to new computer

I have an old Gateway 700Mhz Windows 98 computer that I'm trying to connect directly to a HP Pavilion laptop with a usb cable. What is the procedure for this? Thanks.

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You cannot directly link a Windows 98 computer to another computer via USB(without special hardware). The easiest way to do what you are trying to accomplish would be to hook both computers up to a router and share files over a network.

http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/wxpwin9x.html

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