Asked in Internet
Is The Internet is a network of computers all linked together?
The Internet is a network of web pages on servers that computers can connect to if they have the address of the web page. Computers CAN connect to each other using an internet connection, but that is NOT the main use of the internet. ...
How do you connect 3 computers using hub?
Get three Ethernet cables. Plug each cable into the back of each computer and the other side into the hub. The computers are now networked and should be able to see each other, share files, etc. ...
Is it possible to link two computers togeher if they are right next to each other but only one has an internet connection?
Yes it is possible to connect two computers together
Asked in Technology
What hardware connects computers and allow them to talk?
This question has many different intakes and types of answers. Ill answer the most common references. Hardware that allows computers to talk to the simplist level is a ethernet card. With an ethernet card on both computers using a crossover cable you can connect them with each other and allow them to talk. Another more popular piece of hardware that connects computers and allow them to talk is the infamous router. A router is a workstation that connects all computers together and...
Can i connect multiple computers with a wireless router without an internet connection?
If you want computers just to communicate with each other. The answer for question would be yes. : Via Cat Cables :D ...
How do you connect two computers to the internet without having the IP addresses conflict with each other?
By using a router with DHCP turned on in the router
Asked in Technology
What are the uses of a wide area network?
Networks are most often used to connect one or more computer systems to each other, whether to fulfill tasks that require more computers or to share data between the computers. A wide area network can connect more computers than normal networks. ...
How do you connect lan between two computers?
LAN means Local Area Network. For a proper network connection, you need a router or other DHCP/static server to give each computer an IP address. Another option is to get a "crossover cable" that will allow you to connect from one computer to another for direct connection.After connecting two CPU with crossover cables you need to change the share and security options of the folders you want to share with the other computer.Its the easiest way to connect between two computers. ...
Asked in Computers
How many routers and switches do you need to connect 81 computers?
Depends on how many switches each router takes. You need a router to connect all the other routers, and then enough switches to make 81. For example, you can use 6 16 port routers to connect the computers and 1 8 port router to connect those routers together ...
Asked in Computer Networking, Local Area Network
How do you create a network with 14 computers?
You connect each computer to a switch, using a UTP cable. Some small switches only have 8 ports; you can connect two such switches to each other, with an additional cable. Each computer has to have a network card. You connect each computer to a switch, using a UTP cable. Some small switches only have 8 ports; you can connect two such switches to each other, with an additional cable. Each computer has to have a network card. You connect each computer to...
Asked in Computers
What is the difference in Ethernet crossover and patch network?
A patch cable is used to connect a computer to a hub. a crossover cable is used to connect two computers to each other without using a hub. Ste. ...
Asked in Computers
Why do you need to connect the computers in a network?
Connecting computers in a network will allow them to communicate with eachother and use the same internet connection. It is ideal for allowing files to be shared among computers within your home or office. Each computer will need to have a Network Interface Card and you will need a Cat5 cable for each. In a home network you typically will use a router (Netgear, D-Link, Cisco, etc). Home routers generally have ports to connect 4 computers (but routers with more ports are available). Most...
You have two computers sharing a common keyboard mouse and monitor and two different printers how can you connect both printers to both computers?
Use a cross over cable to connect computer to each other, and assign manual IPs. After that share you printers within of your network of two. ...
Asked in Computer Networking
What do you do with a Mac address?
The Media Access Control - MAC Address is a number, created by the manufacturer, which identifies your computer on a network. If you have a wireless network, for example, you may want to add the MAC address for each computer you want to connect to the network, and tell the router to only allow these computers to connect, to prevent unknown computers connecting to your network. ...
Suppose you wanted to share documents among several computers in your household in?
Buy a lan router, they can be used with lan cable or wireless to connect all your computers through a network. If there are only two computers that you wish to connect then you only need on lan cable which you connect in the back of each of those two computers to create a network. ...
Asked in Cable Internet, DIY Projects
How do you connect two computer to play game?
You can use wireless network cards to connect two computers to the same network so you can play computer games. Another way to connect two computers is to use a crossover cable between them using the Ethernet ports so they see each other and assign an IP address. ...
Do lans connect groups of networks using isps?
I'm pretty sure LAN's are a group of computers connected to each other through routers/modems or ethernet cables. The internet it similar to LAN's but instead of connecting to other computers close by, it connects to computers all around the world. ...
Asked in Computer Printers
How do you connect two printers to two computers?
If the two computers are connected to a network, then connect both printers to the same network. Use "add new printer" on both computers, so installing the printer driver for each printer, and both printers will show in the list of devices in My computer (if you are using MS Windows). Or, if there is not a network, connect a separate printer to each computer. ...