How to connect 4 computer with switch ? [Solved/Closed]

- - Latest reply:  sri - Sep 16, 2010 at 07:35 AM

I am ravi pls any one solve my problem I have a brodband connection in one computer but I want to connect Lan in all computer such that INTERNET run all computer so pls solve it how to connect 4 computer with with switch.?
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hi there,

you will need a router,

switch or modem with four ports

connect the up link to modem,switch then from there

take all LAN cable connect it to each pc

then assign them either manual/automatic ip


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