How to Buy a Network Switch?

Answer In order to create even a moderately sized computer network, a network switch will be a required piece of equipment. Switches can range in price anywhere from $10 for a no-name budget switch to wel... Read More »

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When I connect my network switch to my network firewall, I get no internet from the switch.?

Why on earth are you adding so much more load to your system by fitting a firewall you do not need? If you have a modem which allows multiple machines to connect to the Internet, it is NOT a modem ... Read More »

A network administrator enters the enable command at the Switch prompt of a new switch. What mode will the switch enter?

Privileged mode (will turn into a # sign after the router name instead of the > sign it has upon startup.

How do I add a Linksys switch on a network?

Patch Ethernet to Linksys SwitchConnect the switch to the existing network with an Ethernet cable. One end of an Ethernet cable will be connected to a free port on the Linksys switch. If the Linksy... Read More »

What Is a Network Hub Switch?

A network hub/switch is a network device that allows multiple users to network together. A switch offers more advanced technology than hubs, including increased bandwidth and collision prevention.... Read More »