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    marsha2437 Posts: 2, Reputation: 1
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    Jun 12, 2006, 04:47 PM
    Ethernet cable
    I am on orange broadband and I need to connect the ethernet cable from my livebox into my computer ,however I donot have an ethernet socket on my computer so is there another way of doing this .
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    Jun 12, 2006, 04:58 PM
    If you have a desktop computer you can buy and install a Network Interface Card. Ask at your local computer store, they may do it quickly for you.
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    Jun 12, 2006, 05:04 PM
    You will likely need an ethernet network adapter to use your Internet.

    You can get either an internal PCI adapter, such as this: fairly inexpensively.

    If you don't care to crack open the case and install a card, you could go with a USB adapter, such as this:

    Note: I'm not in the UK and know NOTHING about this particular retailer. I am merely providing examples from a shop in your country.
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    Jun 13, 2006, 07:33 PM
    Thank you for the information

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