LAN connection

  Â ÑÌÇKÑÂMË 18:20 31 Mar 2004
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I have a LAN connection icon in the taskbar,it says that the network cable is unpluged,my question is this can i use a normal phone connection to connect this to another pc,and would it work online the same as a modem,IE:could i surf with it if i plugged my phone in to it.


Regards.

  bremner 18:23 31 Mar 2004

Different connections - the phone is RJ11 the Lan RJ45 I think.click here

  Â ÑÌÇKÑÂMË 18:46 31 Mar 2004

So its off down the shop for a cable, so can i surf with it after?


Regards.

  bremner 19:01 31 Mar 2004

I am unsure of what you are trying to acheive.

Assuming you have one machine connected to the net via a modem - then by connecting this to another machine by a crossover cable using the machines Lan ports then you will be able to share the internet connection.

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