How to Install Cat5e Cable in a Wall?

Answer Cat5e (Category 5) cabling is a type of Ethernet cable typically used to connect computer networks. Installing Cat5e cable in the wall is desirable to keep cables off the floor where they look slop... Read More »

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How to Bury a CAT5e Cable?

You may need to bury a segment of CAT5e cable at your home or business if you are connecting two or more buildings. Some simple steps will prevent damaging any other underground utilities and ensur... Read More »

What is a CAT5e crossover cable?

A CAT5e crossover cable is a network cable with two male RJ-45 connectors. Although it looks like a regular Ethernet cable, it allows you to connect two computers directly to each other without us... Read More »

Can I use Cat5e cable for ceiling speakers?

You can make home speaker cables out of Cat5e, even though it was initially intended for computer networking purposes. Cat5e speaker cabling also has good audio quality, so it is an effective solu... Read More »

Making CAT5e cable but it's not working. Why?

Make sure you have Crossover cables connecting the HUBs (Similar Devices) together and Straight Through to all the devices (Dis-Similar Devices) connecting TO the HUBs. Also verify that you are pl... Read More »