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I just bought a linksys router but I can not figure out how to install it I played the cd but I am still confused I am trying to connect another computer in a bedroom so do I connect everything to my main computer or to the one in the bedroom?Also the phone cord that came with the router is too large to fit my computer, can I use a regular phone cord or not?Please just explain what cords go where Please and then what I should do about the phone line that is too large.

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That "large phone chord" is actually an ethernet cable or RJ-45. Its very similar to the RJ-11 telephone cable but they cannot be interchanged. One is strictly for networking computers the other one is only for telephone.

here's a good video that explains how to hook it up, youtube has a lot of good videos on the topic of routers

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rEUAAiAIKbw&feature=channel

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