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Computer Network – UTP and STP cable

… require flexibility and does not put mechanical stress on the jack or the equipment connectors and are able to withstand frequent plugging/unplugging from connections. The solid wire cable is used for long distances and connects in solid terminations such as patch panels, or the wall-mounted jack. The solid wire is cheaper, connects better and easier in patch panels and is a better match for long distances were flexibility of the cable is not an issue. Never use flat cable for Ethernet …

How to Troubleshoot Internet Connection Speed

… to a separate wall jack bring a phone and check if you have a dial tone, you might have a dial tone in the bedroom and not in the office. Similarly check if there is TV service, if there is no TV service then most likely it is a bigger problem at your cable provider. Look for the DSL filter as described above. Check the LAN light on the modem. If the LAN LED is off your computer’s network adapter might be defective, or disabled, or the UTP cable that connects the computer with the modem …