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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-04-2006, 02:48 PM Thread Starter
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Cat6?? Someone educate me.

Ok...our new office we are moving into is wired for cat6. Everything I have ever known is cat 5 and cant find network cards for cat 6. I need 2 for our office computers. Anyone?

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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-04-2006, 02:52 PM
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cat six

its the same just has a plastic piece separating wires but the connection is the same
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Same Same, Cat6 just means that it will support Gig connections.
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Your network cards will work fine with cat-6, it's just capable of a higher speed/bandwith than cat-5.

http://www.connectworld.net/syscon/support.htm check this link out, it explains it in-depth if you're bored.
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Your network cards will work fine with cat-6, it's just capable of a higher speed/bandwith than cat-5.

http://www.connectworld.net/syscon/support.htm check this link out, it explains it in-depth if you're bored.
hence the plastic piece
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sweet...thanks guys!!

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