Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Ethernet Hub Or Switch For Extra Connection


  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 medcruiser

medcruiser

  • Members
  • 3 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:03:02 PM

Posted 01 May 2008 - 08:12 PM

Hi;
I want to add extra labtop to the internet which has only one socket.i am using that internet in a library.can anybody tell me is it good idea to use hub or port for it to use one more labtop on that intenet line.and how these devices work

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


#2 garmanma

garmanma

    Computer Masochist


  • Staff Emeritus
  • 27,809 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Location:Cleveland, Ohio
  • Local time:03:02 PM

Posted 03 May 2008 - 08:14 AM

You would want to purchase a router. Wired or wireless would be up to you.

I'm going to move your post to the networking forum for more specific answers
Mark
Posted Image
why won't my laptop work?

Having grandkids is God's way of giving you a 2nd chance because you were too busy working your butt off the 1st time around
Do not send me PMs with problems that should be posted in the forums. Keep it in the forums, so everyone benefits
Become a BleepingComputer fan: Facebook and Twitter

#3 Wassim

Wassim

  • Members
  • 376 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Byblos, Lebanon, Middle East.
  • Local time:09:02 PM

Posted 03 May 2008 - 12:09 PM

can you give more details please?

Internet connection type...
"Stuffy Hall Admin of the Typing Skills Enhancing School Program"




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users