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Internet connection sharing

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this is more of a question than a problem. i am considering getting a connection hub. you plug your ethernet cabel from your modem into the hub and two wires come out of the hub, one into the ethernet port on the computer and another into the wii. this will enable me to share the connection. but i have a question. does this method slow down the internet speeds when using pc or wii and if so how much does it slow down. my internet speed now is 3.5mbps but this changes to around 1mbps during busy times. could you also tell me will the speed be slower on the computer than on the wii and do the speeds only slow down when i will be using them because i have the wii in standby connection mode. i cant get wireless internet where i live so this is not an option.
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Using a hub is fine, but the more machines you connect to this hub or even to your internet is going to slow things down. if your just using your computer and wii i doubt you will see any slows downs.


you speed should not be affected.

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