How do you transfer data from laptop to desktop when the screen doesn\'t work on Tags: Laptops Desktops Windows XP Last response: October 22, 2012 2:15 AM in Windows XP Share beastybronco October 21, 2012 10:28:17 PM Got a laptop with alot of data on it and the screen quit working. How do I get it to a desktop? More about : transfer data laptop desktop screen work Emerald a b D Laptop October 22, 2012 2:12:35 AM have you tried connecting a monitor to the laptop? PhilFrisbie a b D Laptop October 22, 2012 2:15:21 AM You have two options that I see: 1. Connect an external monitor and use the special keyboard combination to enable the external monitor. Then share the hard drive and copy the files to the desktop. 2. Remove the hard drive and connect it to your desktop with a USB adapter. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumMy desktop is dead, how do I transfer to my new laptop ? ForumHow do i transfer music from my laptop to my pc if my laptops screen doesnt work ForumHow to transfer data from a dead laptop to desktop ForumI need some help from an expert on data transfer . ForumHow to transfer data from dead desktop to new laptop ForumHow to transfer files from laptop PC to desktop PC ForumHow do I transfer data from desktop to Laptop ? ForumHow i connect my laptop to my pc using bridge cable for data transfer ForumHow does computer screen size impact bandwidth usage and data caps? ForumHow to transfer data from a dead laptop to desktop ForumHow to transfer 250Gb of Data from desktop to laptop ForumHow to connect laptop and desktop ForumLaptop as Desktop 's external USB hard drive??? ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! ForumToshiba laptop drivers china ForumI rebooted my lenovo laptop and it wont work ForumHow to remove unneeded files from hard disk ForumHow to upgrade adobe flash player on facebook ForumHow do i reboot my hp laptop and have it working as a brand new computer withoug ForumHow can I stop a Windows XP upgrade? More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !