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#1 starcraftmaster

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Posted 23 April 2009 - 09:16 AM

hey i want to make a network
now am going to get a switch from ebay
is that all i need for a Ethernet net work or do i have to have a router?
so can i just make a network with a switch

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Posted 23 April 2009 - 09:50 AM

A router will better suit your needs than a switch

Explanation:
http://www.webopedia.com/DidYouKnow/Hardwa..._switch_hub.asp
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Posted 24 April 2009 - 01:52 AM

oh garmanma am getting the switch with a bulk of hard ware so i dont want to buy any thing else

so can i make a net work with just a switch ???????????????????????????

Edited by starcraftmaster, 24 April 2009 - 09:28 AM.





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