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Wired internet Hello, on this comp i have i wanted to plug Ethernet cable into it to get internet but the Ethernet socket seems to be much smaller than all the other ones i have on my other computers and smaller than all the Ethernet plugs i have is there any other way i can get wired internet without spending to much, something like usb to Ethernet adapter maby? Thanks in advanced.


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I would guess it should work on both computers and Wii as it says in the description \015\012"Instantly creates an Ethernet connection from any USB port for faster and more reliable internet connection."
The "smaller" plug you're talking about is an RJ45 plug, used for dial-up Internet - you'll get nowhere with that. You have a couple of options if you want to hook up your Ethernet cable.\015\012\015\012As you mentioned, yes there are plenty of USB to Ethernet adaptors out there, this is the simplest way of getting an Ethernet port on your computer.\015\012\015\012There are also PCI Ethernet Cards if you fancy your chances at installing it inside the computer, this will make it a little tidier and they're usually a little cheaper too. Your PCI slots, once installed will have the plugs located at the back of your PC, horizontally angled at the bottom - you usually have at least 4 slots, at the max of 7.
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