Connect two systems using a LAN Cable!


Transferring files from one system to another is very simple!!

Usually we transfer small pints of data using USB sticks or FTP or using LAN cable.
Basically most of us feel its tough to connect two PCs using LAN cable, But it’s not! Follow the below steps carefully to connect two PCs or Laptops and exchange data between them!

PREREQUISITES : Two systems (2 PCs or 2 Laptops or one PC and one Laptop), One crossover cable.


Step 1
plug one end of the crossover cable into the laptop’s Ethernet port. other end of the cable can be used for other computer.
Step 2
Insert the free end of the crossover cable into the port on the PC’s Ethernet adapter.
Step 3
Click the “Start” button on the laptop.(Windows)
Step 4
Click “Control Panel” in the main menu.
Step 5
Search for “network” in the search box in the upper-right corner of the Control Panel pop-up window, and click the “Network and Sharing Center” heading in the window’s main panel. If your Control Panel window is set into “Classic View,” double-click the “Network and Sharing Center” icon.
Step 6
Double-click the “Unidentified network” icon in Network and Sharing Center main window.
Step 7
Move the pointer of the mouse over the name of the desktop PC and double-click to make the connection.
Step 8
Enter the username and password for access to the desktop PC if prompted.
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