How to connect 2 computers?

(Win XP)

I want to connect two computers together, so that I may transfer files from one to the other. How do I do that? Can I use the USB port?

Thanks,
Richard
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Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
USB is arguably more difficult to get working than simply getting two network cards and a crossover cable.  That can cost you $20 or less.

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http://www.tweakhound.com/xp/basicxpnet/basicXPnet1.htm

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