Back up for my sake. Why didn't the serial cable (or a parallel cable) approach work? I've not done it to XP but it has alway been easy for me to setup in the past (W31 to W95 and W95 to W98). What did you try and what happened???? Don On Tue, 06 Apr 2004 22:15:39 -0700 "Paul M. King" <peking7@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes: > > Friends: > > Attempts to move my files by serial cable have failed. I am now faced with > moving files with incompatible discs. My old computer is equipped with a > 3.5" floppy drive (1.44 megs) and a Zip drive (100 megs). It has a CD drive > with no burner. > <<<<<<<<<<<<<<snip>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ________________________________________________________________ The best thing to hit the Internet in years - Juno SpeedBand! Surf the Web up to FIVE TIMES FASTER! Only $14.95/ month - visit www.juno.com to sign up today! For a web-based membership management utility and information on list policies, please see http://nibec.com/24hoursupport/ To unsubscribe, send a blank email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with "unsubscribe" (without quotes) in the subject.