Home How To How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable

How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable

These days transfer of data is one of the important things between Computers. Generally, we use Pendrive, External Hard Disk or USB cable for the transfer of files. But we all know PenDrives and other external drives are not as fast as we want. External HardDisk are a bit faster, But what if we don’t have External Drive. Then You can use LAN cable to transfer files which will save a lot of time. It is a one-way process we don’t have to transfer to any medium, we can directly send the file to the destination. So in this post, you will know How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable. You need LAN cable, two PC. Follow the Images to understand easily.

How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable

Steps to Connect Computers:

1) At first, connect both PC with LAN Cable.

2) Go to Open Network and Sharing Center from Control Panel or just Right click on wifi icon and open it.

Advertisement

3) Then Go to Change advanced sharing settings.

How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable

4) Now Turn on Network Discovery, File Sharing and Turn off password protected sharing.

Advertisement

How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable  How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable

5) Open the ethernet connection property and select IPv4 and set the proxy.

IP Address: 192.168.1.1

Subnet mask: 255.255.255.0

Default Gateway: 192.168.1.2

How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable

6) Now go to System Properties. And make sure that both PC has the same Workgroup.

How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable

7) Now apply all the above process to the other PC. But alter the IP Address and Default Gateway.

IP Address: 192.168.1.2

Subnet mask: 255.255.255.0

Default Gateway: 192.168.1.1

How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable




 Steps to Transfer Files:

1) Open My Computer and go to Network. In here both the PC will appear.

How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable

2) Now go to PC from where you want to transfer file and select the file you want to share. Right-click on File or folder and select share with and then specific people.

How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable

3) Select Everyone from the list. And give it Read and Write Permission and click on share.

 How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable

4) Now your file or folder has been shared so click on Done.

5) Now go to other PC where you want these file. And select Network and open the folder of PC who shared the file.

How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable

6) Open the shared folder and copy its content or just Copy the folder. And paste in any of your drives.

How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable  How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable

7) Now it will start copying on your drive with more than 10MB/s speed.

How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable

That’s all in How to Transfer Files from PC to PC Using LAN Cable. For more Tips and Tricks check out other posts.

Stay connected to YTECHB for latest Tech News, Mobile Tricks, and Tips, Telecom News, Accessories, Reviews and Much more. Also, Like us on Facebook, Follow us on Twitter, and Subscribe us on YouTube @YTECHB.

Also Read: How to Enable Google Assistant on Windows, Mac, and Linux

Ashutosh singhhttps://www.ytechb.com
Ashutosh is a game lover and tech enthusiast, He likes helping others by posting solutions regarding Windows and Android operating systems problems. He enjoys trying new games and reviewing them.

2 Comments

  1. Thank you so much! Your way of presenting the procedure is vastly preferable to any of the others I have seen over these past 2 weeks. I have tried and tried to get two Windows 10 PCs to see each other and share data. I even had a professional do a remote access and attempt the same but to no avail after an hour and a half. I myself have spent way too many hours attempting to do this. So many of the others assume we know networking basics but there are so many “little” things that are different on each computer, it is only by showing pictures of each screen that I was able to make it work. I am so grateful because my original PC had given me the BSOD already several times and I have 1000s of photos I needed to transfer to my new PC before the older one bites the dust. I do not have time to use USB flash drives, etc. to do slower transfers. Again, kudos to you!!!

Leave A Reply

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Downloads

Download Mi Flash Pro Tool for Windows [Latest Version]

Mi Flash Pro is a group of multiple tools or we can say it is a complete package for Xiaomi phones. The tool lets...

50+ Best Wallpapers for iPhone 11 Pro (Max)

The latest iPhone, iPhone 11 lineup bears a bunch of stock wallpapers both the light and dark versions. If you are fatigued using these...

Download SPUpgrade Tool for Windows [All Versions]

Spreadtrum chipset is very common in feature phones. And if you own a feature phone with Spreadtrum chipset then this guide is helpful for...

Download Google Camera 7.2 for Realme 5i

Realme 5i is the latest budget offering from Oppo's sister brand Realme. Back in August, Last year, the company launched Realme 5 which is...

Download Google Camera 6.2 for Samsung Galaxy A30 & A30s

Samsung Galaxy A30, followed by the Galaxy A30s are one of the best selling budget smartphones of last year. Both phones are jam-packed with...

Best GCam Guides

Latest

Download Mi Flash Pro Tool for Windows [Latest Version]

Mi Flash Pro is a group of multiple tools or we can say it is a complete package for Xiaomi phones. The tool lets...

Android 10 hits Moto G7 Plus in Brazil as Stable Update

Moto G7 Plus is the Motorola's first mid-range G-series phone to get the taste of Android 10 update. Earlier this month, Motorola pushed a...

How to Bypass iCloud Activation Lock in iOS 13/iOS 12 or other iOS

iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 are the latest OS for iPhone and iPads respectively and packs with similar specs. Apple device is popular not...

Here’s How you can Enable Dark Mode on WhatsApp (Android) [Right Now]

Dark Mode is one of the most anticipated features of last year, almost every known social media platform has a dark theme option. While...

How to Root Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Lite & Unlock Bootloader

Samsung the popular brand and hold a strong share in the Mobile market. And the company is trying to outperform other vendors in every...