• Ethernet and Patch Cables

    What's the difference between Ethernet cable and Patch cable? And what does "straight-through" mean? Thanks

    123456300 pointsBadges:
  • Adding a VPN Router to existing Apple network

    I have an Apple time capsule (main router) and an Ethernet cable connecting it to another Apple extreme on the other end of the house. I want to add a VPN router to the mix (I purchased an ASUS RT N66u). I'd like to add something like DD-wrt firmware to this? My reasoning is because the Apple...

    Vsg9105 pointsBadges:
  • Split ethernet signal from 2 devices into 1 port on router?

    Hello, I have very little technical knowledge on this subject so would appreciate some advice in laymans language from the expert please! Basically I have a router connected to my phone line at one end of my living room and a very long (probably 7metres) ethernet cable connected from the router...

    shik365 pointsBadges:
  • Ethernet Topology: the 10BASE-T standard

    Which topology is used by 10BASE-T Ethernet? Hybrid, Star, Bus or Ring?

    NetworkingATE1,545 pointsBadges:
  • Is connecting my laptop to Wi-Fi extender with ethernet cable same as connecting it to the router?

    Is connecting my laptop to Wi-Fi extender with ethernet cable same as connecting it to the router (with ethernet cable as well) or is it gonna give me worse connection if no is there any difference? If there is what is it?

    Reda135 pointsBadges:
  • Can I use two processors to stream?

    I want to know if I were to connect two computers together via Ethernet or USB or some other means, if I could use the power of both processors, lets say an i3-6100 and a i5-M450, to stream a single game running on one of the computers? Is this possible, and if it is would it even be worth the time...

    Frinetic5 pointsBadges:
  • Adding ethernet switches

    How many ethernet switches should I add to end of 50' run?

    r2dunlop5 pointsBadges:
  • Wired PC is not working

    Alright, so a I got a PC for gaming on Dec 28, 2017. At first I freaked out because it wasn’t wireless but thank god it came with a Wi-Fi USB. The computer worked great for a month but then suddenly it wouldn’t connect to Wi-Fi. This happened all day until I had to unplug the USB and plug it...

    BenaBean5 pointsBadges:
  • Wireless network and technologies

    Hello sir, I have some questions about wireless network and technologies: Is wireless communication and services included in "ETHERNET" and it has the same standard as 802.11? When we setup Adhoc connection (when 2 hosts are directly connected with each other using wireless service). Do we have to...

    Kasiratnam105 pointsBadges:
  • Minimum size of ethernet frame is 64 bytes

    Why is the minimum and maximum size of ethernet frame is 64 and 1518 bytes? And what happens if the minimum size of frame is less than 64 bytes?

    rajatjaiswal5 pointsBadges:
  • Ethernet connectivity on printing devices

    How is it possible that ethernet connectivity happens on printing devices while there is no internet service?

    partycle25 pointsBadges:
  • Linux, disable L2 forwarding

    I have a Linux server with two Ethernet interfaces. ETH0 is connected to LAN. I'd like to use ETH1 as port for a packet generator. I disabled IP forwarding but still I get all broadcasts (DHCP, SSDP,... ) forwarded on eth1. I'd like to stop all this routing process and get a fully LAN-isolated...

    papymuzo15 pointsBadges:
  • Port security for Switches

    Switch(config)#interface fastEthernet 0/1 Switch(config-if)#switchport port-security Command rejected: FastEthernet0/1 is a dynamic port. Why is that happening?

    Shiko15 pointsBadges:
  • Two networks to a single ethernet port of a router

    I want to connect two different networks to a single port of a router. How to configure router ethernet port other than secondary IP address (as it generates broadcasts to other networks and VLAN (as I'm not having a manageable switch)? Is there any method? My first network is 190.180.5.0 /24 and...

    Sandeepgaai5 pointsBadges:
  • OSI Model Layers

    Hello, I am a student and my professor has assigned a paper on the OSI layers 6(Presentation) & 5(Session). Specifically, How each deals with Data in Motion with reference to Ethernet & OC's. I have been unable to find any information supporting a relationship between Layers 6 & 5 and...

    GFPearson10 pointsBadges:
  • OSI layers & Ethernet

    Are the Presentation or Session layer affected by Ethernet or OC's. I am a student and this is for research. Thanks,George

    GFPearson10 pointsBadges:
  • What happens if a switch detects an incorrect ethernet frame?

    I'm assuming a switch does check the frame check sequence (FCS) of any ethernet frame. How exactly does the source get notified?

    fxxx235 pointsBadges:
  • Shielded on Ethernet cable

    What does shielded mean on an Ethernet cable?

    nedrapittman5 pointsBadges:
  • USB Ethernet Adapter for A5500-F

    I need an USB Ethernet Adapter for A5500-F. Ethernet option in settings is available but by now I did not find an adapter that works.

    nobsta5 pointsBadges:
  • Ethernet extension cabling

    Hi - My expertise is in operating systems not networking but I am trying to resolve a networking problem. I have successfully created a network extension by feeding from a router to a wall socket I installed and ran cable through a wall, round a house, back through a wall and terminated in a wall...

    fendicci5 pointsBadges:

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