How do I connect two CAT5 cables?

Answer Join two lengths of CAT5 cable together with an Ethernet coupler. An Ethernet coupler is a small connector unit with an RJ-45 jack on each side. Plug one end of a CAT5 cable into one side of an Eth... Read More »

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How do I direct connect PCs with Cat5 cables?

Cat5 Crossover CableUse Cat5 crossover-type cable to connect the two computers. Cat5 crossover usually has a yellow coat rather than the blue of most regular Cat5. Both the plug and the jack look l... Read More »

What is the major difference between patch cables&the installed cat3 or cat5 cables?

Patch cables are designed for flexibility and are composed of stranded copper conductors. CAT-3 and CAT-5 are typically solid cables, which are designed for use in longer runs through walls and cei... Read More »

How to Connect Two VGA Cables?

Two VGA (video graphics array) cables can be joined with an adapter to create one longer cable for connecting components at a distance, such as a computer to a video monitor. The female-to-female a... Read More »

How to Connect Battery Cables?

Many situations require you to connect a battery cable. Three such examples follow.