Is it possible to use USB ports to connect two desktop computers without a router?

Question by tricks4you2007: Is it possible to use USB ports to connect two desktop computers without a router?
I have two desktop computer. I need to know if I can use a usb cable to link the two computers together.
Ok, got a USB to USB transfer cable. But not sure about how to setup the connection.

Best answer:

Answer by Darian
No it is not possible but Firewire also called IEEE 1394 or iLink can. If you don’t have Firewire ports on your computer you can buy a PCI Firewire card these look simular to PCI USB cards.

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