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    Default Internet splitting question?

    I have an ethernet cable coming into a room and need to split it into two devices. What type of splitter do you recommend as being the best?
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    Default Re: Internet splitting question?

    What are the two devices? Computers? Printers?

    What type of connection do you have? Cable? DSL? Fibre Optics? Dial up?

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    Default Re: Internet splitting question?

    u can either buy a router or a 5-8port switch. plug the ethernet cable leading into ur room into the switch then plug more lancables to the switch for every device u r running off it.
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    I always recommend a router/switch. Don't bother with a hub, even if you just need connectivity to a printer.
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