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Need to find Laptop with Parallel and USB ports?

Would it be easy to find a laptop that has both USB 2.0 ports AND a parallel port? We just got a new laptop and need to move the files from our old one to the new one. I'm considering using Intellimover software to do that, but that program requires BOTH laptops involved have either USB ports, parallel ports or ethernet cards. Our old laptop only has parallel ports, and the new laptop doesn't have them. So I was thinking I coulc get around the problem by borrowing an unused laptop that has both USB ports and parallel ports. That way I can move the files from the old laptop to that one via the parallel ports, then move the files again to the new PC via the USB ports. Sound feasible?

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They say not

In reply to: Would something like this work for you

Apparently not -- the cables provided with the software aren't compatible.

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How much data?

In reply to: Need to find Laptop with Parallel and USB ports?

How much data do you need to move? If not too much, it may be easier to make the transfer with multiple removables (floppies, Zip100 disks, etc.).

What's the make & model of the old laptop?
What else does it have? Serial ports? Floppy drive? PCMCIA slot? 56K modem?

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ASIDE: For the middle stage, you are more likely to find a desktop with a parallel port.

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(NT) What software are you referring to?

In reply to: How much data?

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In reply to: What software are you referring to?

Intellimover software. It comes with a special USB cable or parallel port cable to connect the two PCs.

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