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Connecting a wireless router to a network switch

by ramosr2 / January 15, 2009 10:55 AM PST

Is it possible to connect a wireless router (linksys wrt300N) into a switch? My house is three stories and I would like to keep the cable modem and switch in the basement. I would than like to connect a my wireless router to the switch and having my wireless router upstairs(3rd floor). With the other ports on the switch I would like to run connections to my second floor. If this is not possible can some on provide me a workaround or a proper network configuration please.. and thanks..

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I'm confused . . .
by Coryphaeus / January 15, 2009 9:56 PM PST

Why is the modem connected to the switch? That's wrong.

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Let me guess (badly?)
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 15, 2009 10:18 PM PST

That the cable modem has the router feature.

If so, you can do what you ask by using POST 17 from our forum sticky. It's easy to do what you ask.

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