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making RJ45 connections
money4 Apr-04-00 02:15 AM
1 w orange
2 orange

3 w green
4 blue

5 w blue
6 green

7 w brown
8 Brown

This is what I am being told is a proper straight cable enhanced straight cable!
How do I make a cross cable? I been told do the above and than take one end and just flip flop 2&6 ?

Using an ethernet tester this way test good as a straight cable but so does the cable if I just keep the wires as pairs meaning;

w orange
orange

w green
green

w blue
blue

w brown
brown

Whats the diffrence and why cause there is when connecting into 1 Gig Black Diamond Box?


1. RE: making RJ45 connections
lbyard Apr-04-00 01:51 PM
In response to message 0
All of the answers to these questions can be found in http://duxcw.com/digest/Howto/network/cable/cable1.htm. Larry

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