Anonymous asked in Computers & InternetComputer Networking · 3 months ago

What will happen to my PC if I plug an Ethernet cable into it directly from my router?

6 Answers

  • VP
    Lv 7
    3 months ago
    Favorite Answer

    If it's plugged into one of the router's LAN ports it will thank you profusely. 😊

  • Dick
    Lv 7
    3 months ago

    Your internet speeds will increase substantially.

  • Roddy
    Lv 7
    3 months ago

    That is exactly how one normally connects a PC to the internet - via a router with an ethernet cable or WiFi.

  • George
    Lv 4
    3 months ago

    A router is a distributor for sharing the internet with several devices all at the same time. Removing it means only one item will work.

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  • 3 months ago

    Nothing bad will happen. You will just have an Ethernet connection from your PC to your router.

  • GTB
    Lv 7
    3 months ago

    This is how you make a hard wired connection from a PC to the LAN. It will enable the router to assign a LAN IP address to the PC and allow traffic to flow from and to the pc

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