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Connecting My Cable TV Modem To Wireless Router

I Have A Comtrend Cable/TV Modem For Which My Carrier Gave Me To Access Internet And Cable TV!...I Play My PS3 Online And Have A Laptop. I Called The Company And They stated U Cant Hook More Than One Ethernet Cable From This modem because its a TV modem so only the first port has DSL! Can I Jump Out Of That Port Into A Wireless Router And have wireless internet through out my house AND be able to straight wire into the back of my wireless router for a wired connection!! ...Any help would be great!!..

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  • he15man Nov 16, 2009

    Great I ordered one and it should be here in a few days...ill be sure to let u kno

  • he15man Nov 16, 2009

    good news!! i ordered one it will be here in a few days i will be sure to comment back as soon as it comes in

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Yes you should be able to go directly from the modem to the back of a wireless router. You will be able to plug in 4 devices via ethernet and several via wireless depending on which router you have/get. If your looking into getting a router I would recommend LINKSYS. They are the easiest to set up and are the most stable.

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Yes you can. you simply plug the modem into the input port on the wireless router and then plug which ever device you want to hardwire into the back of the wireless router. that's all :)

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