How To Connect Two Laptops Using LAN Cable In Windows

How to connect pc and laptops using
LAN cable

We use computers and Laptops for our  daily works. Recently the use of  Laptop has increased because Laptops  are portable and compact and provide  many facilities in a single unit.  Laptops are useful for official as  well as home use, With the help of  Laptops we can do our work easy  where ever we like. Now a days it`s  common laptop having 500 GB or 1 TB  storage space. Usually we use
pendrive to transfer data from from  one device to another. Even we can  boost pendrive transfer speed with  little hacks but the main limitation  is storage. Just like we want to  transfer whole data from from one  laptop to another one. So to  transfer data at more speed we can  use a crossover LAN cable with RJ-45  connector to connect two laptops. It  can transfer data with more than 200  MB per second. Even we recommend to  use cloud storage services so we can  easily access common data from any  device. But If you want to connect  two laptops using LAN cable then do  not worry, Here we are going to  explain easiest and best way to  transfer data using LAN cable use.

 

 

How To Connect Two Laptops Using LAN Cable? ? ?

  • First you have to connect  the both laptops using crossover LAN  cable with RJ-45 connector.

 

  •  Now open the control panel  and choose network and sharing  center.

 

  • Click on the change adapter  setting option.

 

  •  After clicking the change  adapter setting you will see a popup window.

 

  • You will see a Lan adapters.  Right click on properly installed
    adapter and select its properties.

 

 

  •  In the properties submenu  click on the Internet protocol
    version 4 and then click on the  properties button.
How to Transfer Data between two laptops using LAN Cable
How to Transfer Data between two laptops using LAN Cable

 

  • Now enter IP addresses in  both the laptops according to given  below.

Settings In First Computer Or Laptop:-

IP address 192.168.0.1Subnet mask
255.255.255.0

Settings In Second computer Or
Laptop:IP address 192.168.0.2

Subnet mask 255.255.255.0

 

How to Transfer Data between two laptops using LAN Cable
How to Transfer Data between two laptops using LAN Cable

 

  •  After Entering IP addresses  restart your laptops and open the  Network tab by entering network in  the Windows Start menu

 

  •  In Network tab you will see  the list of all connected computer  to the same network.

 

  • After computers are  successfully connected now you have
    to share drives totransfer files  over network.

 

  •  Now right click the drives  which you want to share and select  the share with option. After that  select advance sharing option
How to Transfer Data between two laptops using LAN Cable
How to Transfer Data between two laptops using LAN Cable

 

  •  Now you see the drive  properties Window and click on the
    advance sharing button.

 

  •  Now you will see the next  window with a check box. Tick the  checkbox and click on Ok Button.

 

  • You can also change  permission to full control, change,
    and read only.

 

How to Transfer Data between two laptops using LAN Cable
How to Transfer Data between two laptops using LAN Cable

Share the folders that you want to transfer files from

In this way, to transfer data and  connect two laptops using LAN cable  on windows. If you need any help,  feel free to comment below.  Share  this article with your friends if  you found this useful

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