Network switch or hub?

  cherria 09:24 29 Aug 2003
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I have a 4 port ethernet broadband router supplied by BT, I need to expand the number of network connections but am unsure whether I need a network hub or switch?

Can anybody point me in the right directions.

  Legolas 10:02 29 Aug 2003

Both would do for the task but if you want more control over the network eg allowing access to the internet from some machines and not others then a switch would be better.

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