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Old 11-03-2005, 04:16 PM   #1
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I currently have only 1 ethernet card in my computer. I currently have my cable modem hooked up to this card. I want to buy a media center extender and hook it up to my computer via a cat5 cable. Is there some sort of device I can buy to allow me to hook up both the modem and extender to the same ethernet card in my computer? (hub?/switch?) Any other suggestions?

Thanks in advance for any help

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Old 11-03-2005, 05:05 PM   #2
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The best thing to do is get a second network card. You can get hubs to network pcs but not as an 'adapter' for two inputs
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