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windows 10 file transfer via wifi

I have a new HP win 10 laptop and an old HP win 10 laptop. Can I transfer settings and files from old to new by WiFi without having to buy software or kit

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Same as in prior windows.

For those that use the email login some will just transfer. The rest you do the old fashioned way with either a network share and sync or copy.

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Well you could use

Google Drive or Onedrive. You could a USB flash drive.

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Maybe.....

As long as the "files" pertain to user data - documents, audios, videos, drawings...., yes, you can transfer them thru' wifi from one computer to another.

But, if the files in question refer to those of Programs, transferring them will not serve any purpose since they will not "run" in the new computer. Programs require installation. You will need the original setup disks/files.

I don't understand the term "settings" - it can mean a whole lot. Transferring them may or may not be useful.

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