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direct cable connection

By agoldstein002 ·
I want to connect 2 xp computers to transfer data from one to the other using the erhernet ports. Do I use a crossover cable?

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Depends

by The Scummy One In reply to direct cable connection

normally yes, however many newer NIC cards a standard cat-5 cable will still do this. It will say 'limited or no connectivity', but will work fine.

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