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Hub or Switch or ???

by ballaches / December 29, 2008 6:48 AM PST

I have one ethernet cable coming into a room but I have a PC and and Xbox 360 that I need to get online. Does anyone make a splitter to divide the one cable? Is it even possible?
Running another cable from the router can't be done, no room left.


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Switched Hub.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 29, 2008 10:55 AM PST
In reply to: Hub or Switch or ???

Since the cable comes from a router, a simple switched hub should be fine. I know there is a splitter but that's not what you want.

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It works
by ballaches / December 30, 2008 8:27 AM PST
In reply to: Switched Hub.

I got a D-Link, plugged it in and both were online.

Thanks, you make me look good

Have a Happy New Year!!!

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