Can You Split An Internet Cable : View info here. Only 2 are used by a pc. Can i get a $3 splitter of ebay to convert the single ethernet into 2 cables to use for each comp?
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Splitting a coaxial cable, such as in configuration two, does reduce the strength of the signal and the weakened signal can often be noticed but i do not think this is what you are asking.
This article will introduce some common types of network cables and their characteristics. It was done where you couldn't run new cables, or cost was prohibitive to do so, but as it relied on older standards that only used 4 of the 8 pins. You have a internet connection in your house for cable or dsl and a router. Depends a bit on the condition of the cable, if you are having an installer come in, they should test the line for signal quality first, if.