Do you really need a cat 6 ethernet cable?

Answer On One Hand: It Transfers Data QuicklyThe Category 6 cable is intended for use with network protocols that are also compatible with Cat-5 cables. Effectively, a Cat-6 would replace your current Et... Read More »

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I have a cisco wireless router hooked into a Verizon dsl. If I go wireless I need a adapter and a ethernet to usb dongle. Or run 50' of ethernet cable. Would it connect with a 1-2 splitter?

How to Make Your Own Ethernet Cable and Set up a Network Between Two Laptops Using Ethernet Cable?

Modern computer system depends on networking for sharing and transferring of data. Basically networking is a collection of different computers and its peripherals that are interconnected by communi... Read More »

Which thin ethernet cable is used for 10base-2 ethernet / 802.3 ethernet Thinnet?

Networking components compliant with the Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers 802.3 standard, also known as IEEE 802.3 or 10-base 2, rely on a small form of coaxial cable known as thi... Read More »

What is the difference between an ethernet cable and an ethernet "crossover" cable?

A crossover cable flips the transmit and receive pairs of wires in the cable. Most hubs and routers already flip the pairs in the connection, but a computer to computer connection would require th... Read More »