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Ports on Router

Discussion in 'Networking' started by calidude620, May 21, 2010.

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  1. calidude620

    calidude620 Thread Starter

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    This might be a dumb question but I'm looking for a way to increase the number of plugins on my router as it only has one port. Is there something similiar to say, a power strip, that I can plug into the router and allow multiple devices to run from it at once? Thanks.
     
  2. pedroguy

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    Whats the make and model of the router?
    Most stand alone routers have at least 3-4 lan ports.
    If this is an inexpensive combo modem/router,then generally it might have only one lan port.
     
  3. calidude620

    calidude620 Thread Starter

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    Router type: Motorola SGB900
     
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    or a switch
     
  6. DoubleHelix

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    The poster doesn't need a wireless router since the modem/gateway is already wireless. A simple switch should work just fine. Or you could get a router and just configure it to work with the modem.
     
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