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#1 LOVEMYPC

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Posted 07 January 2016 - 06:49 AM

HI,Can i run 2 pcs off of 1 cat5 cable split-er  i.e. 1 cable in 2 cables coming out,thanks



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Posted 07 January 2016 - 07:00 AM

Is this what you are asking about...just to be sure? Amazon.com: RJ45 CAT 5 6 LAN Ethernet Splitter Connector Adapter PC: Electronics

 

  • Convert and increase your Ethernet connections from 1 to 2 sockets
  • Allow two computers to share high speed DSL, cable modem and Ethernet ports
  • Convert a single RJ45 outlet to two RJ45 sockets easily
  • Compact design. 8 wire RJ-45T adapter, parallel wiring
  • Connector: 3 x RJ45 female

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Posted 07 January 2016 - 07:11 AM

yes that is what i was thinking about and i can use 1 pc and turn one monitor off or just shut down 1 pc all together,thanks



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Posted 17 January 2016 - 10:34 AM

HI,buddy215,I bought a NETGEAR MOD.# FS205 as it shows 1 incoming port and 4 out going ports have not set it up yet but if i understand how it will work i can use up to 4 different pieces of

computer hardware and if i went with what is shown in #2 post i would have to disconnect one item to use another item,thanks



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Posted 18 January 2016 - 08:25 AM

That's a different piece of equipment...a switch. I used a similar one before getting a new modem and router. As I recall, it required

no setup...just plug and play...though it may of had a means to control speeds to different items connected to it I didn't need to do that.

 

 


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A 1792 U.S. penny, designed in part by Thomas Jefferson and George Washington, reads “Liberty Parent of Science & Industry.”




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