So, you've gotten a new computer this holiday. But how will you get your files from your old machine onto your new machine? Well, if you want to transfer only a few megabytes of data, there are six easy methods for file transfer. If you want to send a large single batch of data by email, there is also this email option. And as a third choice: you can use a portable drive to transfer files. Consider these three options if you don't feel like opening your old computer case.