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Laptop to laptop transfer files

Dear all,
I would like to transfer my old laptop documents/files etc to the new laptop without using any external hard disk.
Please let me know if its possible via any way.

Thank in advance,
emily
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using normal lan cable you can transfer files or through wifi, if linux use ssh to transfer file its easy. if windows easily you can share files and access file on another host, before this assign static ip example 192.168.1.1
then windows key + R type \\192.168.1.1 it shows shared file and then copy whatever you want.

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Hi,
thanks for the reply..but i wonder how to assign the static IP ..
I am working on Ubuntu OS.

Thanks.
emily
# 4  
Try

Code:
sudo ifconfig eth0 x.x.x.x netmask 255.255.255.0
ifconfig eth0

OR
you can edit
Code:
/etc/network/interfaces

and replace ip and then restart networking
Code:
sudo /etc/init.d/networking restart


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