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It tells me to test connection for internet not sure where cords go

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Your ethernet cord goes into the spot that looks like it accepts a phone cord on back of console, then the other end goes to your modem or router.

The ports on back of console can sometimes be a tad tricky to get a connection if you are using a cord with the retention clip broken off. If this is the case, get a different ethernet cord. Also make sure you are putting the cord into the right port on your modem/router.

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