Using the network for the first time


#1

hello. i want to use the network for the first time and i need to know that it’s possible to connect the wd tv live with network cable directly to my computer   with no router or …?!

thanks


#2

Yes, you will want to use your switch or router to connect it to the network.


#3

zirnevis wrote:

hello. i want to use the network for the first time and i need to know that it’s possible to connect the wd tv live with network cable directly to my computer   with no router or …?!

thanks

 

Yes it is possible with a special Ethernet cable where some of the leads are flipped…  Al


#4

Yes, it’s called an Ethernet Crossover Cable.

To use standard ethernet cable, either buy a crossover adaptor or rewire one end yourself (above link is a good start).