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Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Home Networking by Mark Edward Soper

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Chapter 5. Installing and Configuring a Wired Ethernet Network

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Wired ethernet is the oldest network you can use at home. However, it’s still one of the best choices, especially if you plan to network just one or two rooms. Wired ethernet also works well as part of a mix-and-match network with wireless ethernet (Wi-Fi).

From installing adapters and building network cable to configuring your router and hiding your cable, this chapter is your guide to fast, inexpensive home networking with wired ...

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