Connecting to any open port will work! In situations where the transfer software cannot establish a connection between the two PCs or is losing the connection mid-transfer, attaching the cable to a different port is a good troubleshooting step. On older PCs especially, we’ve found that trying the cable in another port (preferably on the rear of the computer if possible) can help resolve various issues.
Is there a specific port that I should connect the cable to on either system?Last Update: October 17th, 2022
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