I have a desktop computer with cable internet when I plug the ethernet cable to the back of my computer it ?

Answer First thing to check is to open network properties in control panel and make sure the lan is not disabled. If it is, right click and enable.

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Can I pick up a Wifi signal with one computer, and send internet to another computer with an Ethernet cable?

Yes, just open Network Connections after connecting to the wireless connection. Highlight both the wireless connection and the Ethernet connection you want to "Bridge". Right-click and choose "br... Read More »

Can you still print if you plug a network cable to a computer and plug it to the printer with no internet?

Yes. If you don't have a router you might have to manually set IP addresses for the computer and printer. You can use a USB cable if the printer has a USB port, unless you want to share it with oth... Read More »

Can you hook a lan cable from a blue ray player to the ethernet port on a HD cable box to get a wired internet connection?

CD is mainly used for distributing music,while DVD can store more data and used to distribute movies and BLUE RAY can hold up to 50GB.

How do I connect a computer to a long Ethernet cable?

Connect the Ethernet cable, sometimes just called an Internet cable, into the network card on your computer. The length doesn't matter, the cable still connects the same way and no additional work ... Read More »