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Hardware

To connect you network card to the data socket in your room, you will require a network cable, also known as RJ45 Ethernet Cable. There are many cables which may look the same as a network cable but wont actually work. It is important that you use the correct cable, an RJ45 Cat 5/6 Ethernet Cable.


YES!

NO!

To connect to ResNet you need the following:-
You cannot connect to ResNet using the following:-
  • RJ45 Ethernet/Network Cable
  • RJ11 cable often provided as a telephone or modem cable
 RJ45 cable  RJ11 Cable
  • 10/100/1000Mb Ethernet/Network Card or adapter
  • A Modem

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