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Connecting a network to the internet?

by naturesgod / July 16, 2006 12:13 PM PDT

I have three computers, two of them have been networked already using a hub, but aren't connected to the internet. I also have another computer hooked up to the internet.

If I have a router in between the internet and the non-networked computer, can I connect the hub and the router to connect the other two computers to the intrernet?

Thanks.

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by Darton Fury / July 16, 2006 12:33 PM PDT

The cable/dsl connection can be shared to all computers by plugging into the router. Plug all computers into the hub, plug the hub into the router.

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You don't need a hub. . .
by Coryphaeus / July 16, 2006 10:26 PM PDT

Just connect them all to a router.

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Sorry, forgot this detail
by naturesgod / July 17, 2006 7:53 AM PDT

The two computers that have previously been networked are right next to each other. The other computer and the internet connection are about 50 feet away.

I probably will go the wireless route at some point, but for right now, I'd like to get something going.

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