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Transfering data from desktop to laptop without turning desktop pc on?

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by missi113, Jan 15, 2004.

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  1. missi113

    missi113 Thread Starter

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    Is it possible to transfer data from my desktop pc to my laptop pc without turning on my desktop pc? My desktop pc does not work and needs a new motherboard. I know I can take my PCs in to Best Buy and have them transfer the data for about $100. I'm hoping to do it myself and cheaper. Is there any specific equipment I can rent or buy to do this myself? The data I need transferred is from my old desktop is from a Dell Dimension XPS T500 to my new Dell Inspiron 5100 laptop. Any ideas?
    Thank you.
     
  2. zeddy

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    yes.............dont duplicate post!
     
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