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ADSL router in Cable network

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by Dial 555 S-H-O-E, Sep 1, 2006.

  1. Dial 555 S-H-O-E

    Dial 555 S-H-O-E New Member

    Jun 24, 2006
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    Is it possible to configure ADSL router to work with broadband connection and with internet connection? Does the router work with 3 pc lan? If it is possible, what are the cons?
  2. DanTheBanjoman SeƱor Moderator

    May 20, 2004
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    No, since the WAN port of an ADSL specific router isn't an ethernet port it is unable to work with a cable connection. A simple router can be bought for 30$ easily though. Often ADSL routers have enough routing functionailty by default to support 3 PC' (actually way more, this might require some reconfiguring), in this case all you need would be a simple hub.

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