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Transferring data from old computer to new computer

I have an old Compaq computer that only handles discs (floppy?), not CD's or DVD's and I want to remove some documents and some movies my kids made and put them on my new HP computer that has Vista, but no floppy capabilities. Is there some way to transfer this info? The old computer won't allow downloading onto a memory stick. I think it has Windows 98, and my new computer has Vista. I'm not very computer literate, obviously.I'd hate to lose all the date on the old computer, but don't want to keep it laying around the house forever.

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If its connected to the internet email the files to yourself and then save to your new computer. If its not online, you could try taking out the hard drive, make it a slave in your new computer and moving the data from one drive to the other then take it out and good to go.

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