Expanding network

Old 08-15-15, 07:13 AM
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Expanding network

Could someone please tell me what I would need to purchase if I needed more ports for ether net cables? My wireless router has only 4 ports for hardwired cables, but I need additional ports.

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All you need is a "switch." Just plug it into one of the ports on your router and it will increase your capacity.

Something like this:
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If you need more than 4 extra ports, there are larger switches available.

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