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Old 02-01-2005, 08:41 AM   #1
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What type of cable runs from the computer to the wall plate (straight thru, crossover, or rollover)?

and What type of cable runs from the wall plate to the switch (straight thru, crossover, or rollover)?
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Old 02-01-2005, 08:58 AM   #2
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Someone help...please
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Old 02-01-2005, 10:38 AM   #3
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A straight through, aka patch cable, runs from the computer to the drop. The drop is the wall plate.
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Old 02-01-2005, 11:30 AM   #4
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the patch cable is called a CAT5E crossover cable they cost about 9.99 from pc world 10m one
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Old 02-01-2005, 01:31 PM   #5
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dont they have cat6 out? because i know they arent using cat5 in some of the newer buildings...i have a huge box of it downstairs that my mom's b/f got for free because his company dont want it
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