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Q: Yoga 3 usb cable

HelloI have a Yoga 3 and the cable got crushed I think. The pinched end no longer inserts to the laptop. I have another one on order but will take a month to get here. Can I use a standard usb male to usb male instead to charge the yoga 3? Much obliged.

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$1,100.00 and no ability to attach a cable lock? What is a college student to do? Carrying the laptop around 24x7 is not practical and the stick-on hooks are rediculous. Please let me know if anyone has an option. Lenovo customer support no help - at least they acknowledged there was no Kennsington slot.

A:Yoga 3 Pro Cable Lock

Dear 2ndlenovo
 
Welcome in lenovo community
 
Unfortunately this model doesn?t support the locker cable .
 
Thanks
Alaa





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Hey,  I have a Yoga 2 pro and I am trying to figure if there is a way to connect a cable lock to it. It says on Lenovo site that the standard cable requires T-bar slot but I don't see anything like it on my computer. Am i missing something? Is there another way to secure it? Thanks,Tomer













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A:Cable Lock for Yoga 2 Pro

hi Tomer,
 
Welcome to the Forums.
 
Since the Yoga 2 Pro doesn't have a kensington security slot, you may want to try what sdyas have bought for his laptop in this thread that uses blade that slides through the laptops hinge to create a secure anchor.
 
Item:
Griffin TechSafe Cable Locking System for Laptops
  
 
Alternatively, you can also try this Security Slot Adapter Kit for Ultrabook but this is more of a permanent lock.
 

Edit:
Added links
 
Regards

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I have no idea! I know it's a stupid question, but any advice is helpful!











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A:What cable do I need to connect Yoga 900 to an ext...

Dear mstinagray,
 
Welcome in lenovo community,
 
To connect Yoga 900 to an external monitor, you can use the Type-C Port,
 

 
It supports,
 
USB3.0
Native display port 1.2 Video output
VGA/HDMI output using Type-C VGA/HDMI adapter
 

 
Regards,
Joseph

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Hello, the USB power cable is very short. Almost as short as the Macbook air cable but the Lenovo does not bring the prolonger. What should I do to have a longer cable or how can I prolong the cable? Thank Youg.

A:Yoga 900 - very short power cable

Good day.
 
A number of folks have commented that they would like a longer reach with the cabling.
What I've personally done is to get a short, inexpensive extension cord that I plug the power block into, and then plug that cord into the wall receptacle. This arrangement mimics, in some ways, the design used on other Lenovo laptops.
 
Hope this helps a bit.
Regards.

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We as Yoga 2 13 owners are looking at ways to replace the 2,5" HDD with an extra SSD,complementary to the M.2 SSD option of the Y2 13. As the supplied WD 5mm HDD has  very specific connectors on both sides of the cable  (SATA express and a Lenovo specific?) we are currently not able to add regular 2,5 inch SATA SSDs.  We learned form the Lenovo Yoga 2 11 Hardware Maintenance Manual that there should be a cable that fits our Yoga's. Cable miscellaneous parts:c) Vienna HDD Cable SEAGET   90204934c) Vienna HDD Cable WD   90204935  Pictures of the Seagate ST500LT032 show indeed the necessary SATA connector.So we should order the SEAGET version of the cable to connect:a 5mm 2,5 inch HDD with SATA connector oran SSD with such connector and an thickness of less than 7 mmBut still I'm not 100% sure the connector on the motherboard is the same for the Yoga2 11 (left) and 13 ? Could somebody confirm the connector type on the Y2 11 motherboard (with pictures)? 

A:HDD SATA cable Yoga 11 2 details

On the left picture Yoga 2-11, on the right Yoga 2-13. This connectors are not compatible.

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Hi all, I have a strange issue with my brand new Yoga 910. Opened the box yesterday and having issue with power cable. When I plugged in to the laptop, power cable working for approximately 4 seconds with a white light and immediately turned off. Tried another lenovo USB C power cable and working fine. Any suggestions? Thanks,Vamsy

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I have a type c male to vga male cable plugged into my Yoga 910 laptop and a 32in Dell monitor (I used the VGA input because I am already using the monitors other input, an HDMI input, for the xbox), and it isn't working. The monitor still says no signal. Any advice?
 
Mod's Edit: System model added to the front of Subject line to improve visibility / clarity and moved post to proper forum.
 

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What cable(s)/adapter(s) do I need to connect between the Yoga 910 and the Samsung KS8500 television to see 4K @ 60 Hz?

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Hello friends, I want to connect my YOGA Tablet 10 (B8000)  to my hdmi TV.Can you tell me which cable do I need  for viewing will be possible without any problems? many thanks,Eyal

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Hi can I use Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro power cable and power supply with my Yoga 700-14ISK?Thanks in advance.

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 Purchased a micro HDMI to standard HDMI cable for my new Yoga 3 Pro.  After trying it on two monitors (Panasonic and Vizio), my Yoga sees the resolution of my external monitors in "Display Properties" but no matter what I do, I can't get the monitors to display anything at all. Tried resetting the resolution of the Yoga, tried rebooting with cable attached/not attached. Can't get a picture at all. Tried "extend" screen and "duplicate" screen.   Nada.I planned to do a big slide show presentation tomorrow for Thanksgiving, so any help would be appreciated. 













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A:HDMI Cable will not work with Yoga 3 Pro

Did you try to only use the external monitor ? [ Windows key ] + [ P ]choose external monitor/projector only





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I have a Yoga 900 and a PowerAdd Pilot Pro 32000 portable battery charger.  If I want to built a chaging cable from the 20 VDC barrel connector on my Pilot Pro to the DC in on the Yoga 900, what is the correct pin to pin wiriing? Thanks,











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A:Yoga 900 Charging cable wiring

Welcome to the Lenovo Community !
 
I've been using my Yoga 3 Pro charger on the Yoga 900 so you might find this previous forum discussion of interest.....
 
https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-Yoga-Series-Notebooks/What-s-with-the-Yoga-3-Pro-power-adapter-i...

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A:can i connect my lenovo yoga 710 to my TV with an HDMI cable?

I believe you need an adapter like this:
https://www.ebay.com/itm/ZAMO-7-5-Inch-Gold-Plated-Micro-HDMI-to-HDMI-male-to-female-cable-Adapter-c...
 
I am not suggesting a particular seller.  I simply searched for micro-HDMI adapter and this was the first one listed.

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Hi, Im in the market for buying a new amplifier to my Hifi-setup. The one I'm looking for now only has a coaxial input as digital selection, and no USB. Is it possible to connect the sound from this laptop via coaxial cable or not?  

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Must be kidding,   MANY users of laptops want a spare charger-  one for the travel bag and one to leave at normal desk at minimum. Some want another for the home office desk,etc. -  the charger and the cable/tip on the yoga 900 and 700 are NOT available for order/ship in a reasonable time??? Forgetting about the convience an executive or most anyone wants whom can afford $1300 to $1500 for one of these, what happens if dog chews the cable? (laptop diues for 5 + weeks ?)  Lenovo, or anyone, please help !!!!!

A:yoga 900- how can i get a spare charger and cable in less than 5+weeks that the web site says? !!!!

Me too - I cannot even find a place to order a spare.  I have a 900 and based on that encouraged my son to get 710 - his cable's been mislaid and he's scuppered without it.  So wish I'd got him another product. I too want one for home and one for work.  Come on Lenovo sot out this  problem.  asap.  This experience has left me feeling unable to recommend this product to anyone else.

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Hi friends! The power cable/adapter/brick on my 710-15IKB is starting to go. Has anyone bought a replacement that they really like? I'm always skeptical of buying a replacement power adapter on eBay, since you don't really know who made it. I'll pay more for a good one that I know won't fry my machine. Thanks!

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This is not the first time this has happened, where having opened the laptop to tablet mode, a cable appears to have come loose. This means that the laptop no longer recognises that the laptop is back to laptop mode, so it doesn't reactivate the keyboard. Lenovo last time fixed this saying it was a fault with the assembly, but it has happened again, this time out of the 12 month warranty, and 3 months since it last happened. I really expected better quality of manufacture and the repair seems to have been very poor. This is my work laptop and the only computer I got, and any time spent without it is crippling to my work. I am currently using an external keyboard, which means working on the move is very inconvenient. I have a YOGA 51014ISK Is there a way for me to ask Lenovo to fix their repair mistake? I seem unable to find a proper way to contact/complain regarding this. I am not happy that I have to pay for repairs again for the exact same issue so quickly after the last "fix".  Otherwise, is there a repair guide I can follow to fix this myself? I didn't see one, and I'll need to reconnect the keyboard wire inside. Thanks for your time.

A:YOGA 51014ISK - Keyboard internal cable coming loose

Your description sounds more like an operating system problem, not recognizing a sensor.  Obviously, I cannot see the machine so I cannot be sure.
 
manual:
https://download.lenovo.com/consumer/mobiles_pub/yoga_510-14ast_510-14isk_510-15isk_510-14ikb_510-15...
 

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I have tried many things to get a new Yoga 910 laptop on my RT-AC5300 wireless. The router is rock solid until the Yoga 910 connects via wireless and BAM: both the Cable Modem and Router become unusable. The Router Admin UI is not reachable, and a simple reboot will not clear the problem. I have had to do a factory reset 3 times now on the router.I have turned off Wifi Sense and Hotspot 2.0 options as well.I have reset the network adapter, flushed DNS, flushed ARP, etc. etc.I have updated drivers, searched for similar problems and get nothing.The WIRED connection on the new Yoga works fine.Any ideas??jim

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Hi, I have a Yoga 2 Pro for a couple of years but only recently have I tried to use the combo audio jack. I purchased an apropriate cable that has a headphone plug and a separate mic plug. I have connected my headphones and an audio source (playing music) to the splitter. I can somewhat ear what the mic captures but the quality is just terrible, sound is cranckling and distorted.Any suggestions? Thank you.

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 WHEN I CONNCET WIFI IT KILLS MY ROUTER .. SOLVE PLEASE THANKS 

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I have some issues with my newly bought laptop. Once i try to connect to the wifi, if keeps (instantly or after a couple of minutes) shutting it off. It is only the home network, i can connect to my phone's hotspot and it works well. I have all the drivers and they are the most up-to-date. What can cause the issue and how should i try to fix it? I am not an expert in the topic so please write in details Smiley Happy Thank you,

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My Lenovo thinkpad S1 Yoga 12 20DL0066ZA does not want to boot up when it is connected to the Dock and the network cable is connected. My Yoga has the latest Bios update: 1.30 and firmware update: 10.0.55.3000And I also have the latest drivers for the dock: V11019 and firmware: 2.33.000 Unfortunately there is no Network settings in BIOS > Config to disable UEFI IPv4 Network Stack Enabled or UEFI IPv6 Network Stack Enabled. In BIOS > Startup > boot  I have disabled PCI LAN ( it has 2 sub headings - LAN (0050B68AC40A) -IPv4 and LAN (0050B68AC40A) -IPv6) Can some help?

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Hello,
I'm experiencing a problem when connecting my computers to the same cable modem. The computer that is connected with the USB Cable is getting excellent connection, while the other one is terribly slow. I have tried to switch the connections but still the one with the USB Cable is faster. Can someone help me resolve my problem, and what can cause it ?
Thank you in advance, Dejan Gorgevic.
 

A:Cable modem connecting with USB Cable and LAN Cable

Does your ISP contract call for two public IP addresses? If not it's probably just an accident that you can connect at all with multiple computers.
 

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hi everone,
I have motorola SB5101 cable modem provided by my ISP.i have windows 7 on corei5. My problem is that my modem suddenly stops working after 6.oo in the evening. If i restart the modem, it works for 5 minutes and then again stops working. It doesnt start functioning properly till the time my cousin uses his laptop so i believe there is some kind of parental lock set by him in the modem . please advice what should I do. I am in urgent need of internet as i have an important project to do.
P.S. Please dont advice to take help from my cousin as he is mischievous and plays such pranks so that i get less marks in my class.
 

A:Solved: parental lock in cable motorola cable internet modem

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So about a year my laptop got water on it ... send it to fix last week and it works now !
went to TWC to get a modem And the modem works pecfectly fine on My regualar Computer but no my Laptop
I doesnt even blink when i connect the ethernet cable ?
What can vb ethe problem??
 

A:Sony vaio wont recognize cable modem or ethernet cable?

you need drivers , for the devices with a yellow ! - possibly the chipset
its possible the hardware is damaged , because of the water issue

however, post back the exact sony model and windows version and can look for drivers - should be on the sony support site
 

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I apologize if the answer to this Q has been posted somewhere, but I looked 'til I went cross-eyed, and I couldn't find an answer...so here goes. [Btw: I love cross-eyed ppl; my grandma is cross-eyed!]

As stated in my title, my internet connection is Xplornet fixed wireless. The connection from the tripod on the roof into my house is via a network cable. This is where my problem lies. I am quite sure what else to do, because I need the modem along with the router for my setup...apparently... [NOTE: The following explanation is a result of me following the instruction through my Belkin router setup assistant...the setup stops when I cannot get past the first step ]

Since my Siemens SpeedStream 6520 external modem's primary input [for the internet connection] is for a DSL cable, I am basically screwed. Is there such thing as an adapter to plug a DSL cable into one end, and a network cable into the other end so that I can plug into this 'IN' port? All of the other ports on the modem are for network cables, of course, but they are 'outgoing' ports...

HELP!
 

A:Xplornet fixed wireless, using a network cable [not a DSL cable]...I can't hook it up

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Hi,

A week ago, my computer suddenly could not connect to the internet. I was using a cable directly connected to the cable modem.

Since then, I've tried:

1) Added a WiFi router connected to the cable modem. Tried using the WiFi card built in to the computer. It connects but reports "limited access", and there is no connection to the internet, and I can't access the router itself.

2) Bought a new Ethernet card, installed the drivers that came with it. I've tried it connected through the WiFi router's hard ports and directly to the modem. Hard resets (power cycling off 2 minutes) on the modem each time and still no connection.

3) In device manager, both Ethernet cards show as "working normally" with no errors. So does the WiFi card.

4) ipconfig shows only "tunneling" devices with media disconnected.

5) I've uninstalled and re-installed the drivers for the on-baord Ethernet, the WiFi card, and the new Ethernet card.

After reading some other posts, I captured the output from ipconfig and several netsh commands. I've attached them to this post. The files starting with netsh are basically the command entered with underscores replacing the spaces from the commands used to generate them.

I also borrowed another computer. It connects both directly through the cable modem, and using the Ethernet ports on the router. It doesn't have WiFi, so I couldn't test that method of access. It can also connect to and c... Read more

A:Lost connection to Internet. Using Cable modem, ethernet cable.

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Hello there, i've just built my pc installed all new drivers from mobo and the ethernet cable is plugged into the mobo but windows 10 tells me i still need to connect a ethernet cable into the pc... i do not know what is wrong and i can't see an option in my bios of ethernet cable? if anyone can help i would be really appreciative.

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I have set at home a network.

i have a Linksys router N

2 linksys access points

and several wireless and wired connections

here is my issue:

my NEW access point is using a 15m ethernet cable connection from router, the message i get on my laptop is when i search wireless networks: netweork with no or limited connectivity !

when i change cables and use a shorter one (1.5m) the connection works pefectly !!!

is it a cable problem ? cable too long or cable damaged?

i dont believe it is a setting problem since with the same setting it is working and not working depending on the cable i use.
 

A:Access point - Wireless issues (cable or not cable?)

The cables are mis-wired. There should be NO difference between the operation of a short cable and cables up to 100 meters long.
CAT5 Cable Wiring Diagram

HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN CAT 5, TWISTED-PAIR NETWORK CABLES
 

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Hello,

Since last night, my LAN connection has been giving me the error "Network cable unplugged." I have tried swapping the cable with another, swapping the ports on the router, restarting the router, power cycling the router, turning off the router and my computer and then turning them back on, and nothing has worked.

My computer has two network connections: Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller and a Hamachi network, which the computer is using (but not getting Internet on, of course) - I assume because it isn't giving a network cable unplugged error. This is the network controller that comes on my Gigabyte MA790X-UD4P motherboard, and it has the latest driver from the manufacturer's site (7.6.820.2009). In the device manager, it says that the device is working properly. There is a green light under the ethernet cable on the router, but not where it attaches to the motherboard (I can't remember if there was one before or not, though).

The Realtek Diagnostics Tool says the following:
IP Address 0.0.0.0
Connection NAme: Local Area Network
Link Status: Disconnected

It has a tab for Cable diagnostics, which says the following (Pair/Length/Status):

1-2 0 Normal
3-6 115 Normal
4-5 0 Normal
7-8 191 Short

When I run diagnostics, Register, Mac Loopback, PHY Loopback, IRQ, and FIFO all pass.

Here is what ipconfig/all says:

Primary Dns Suffix . . . . :
Node type . . . . .: Broadcast
IP Routing Enabled . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled . . . . . : No

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A:Network Cable Unplugged error: cable is plugged in

  
Quote: Originally Posted by sodivided


It has a tab for Cable diagnostics, which says the following (Pair/Length/Status):

1-2 0 Normal
3-6 115 Normal
4-5 0 Normal
7-8 191 Short



Have you tried a different network cable? Your diags here say you have a short on 7-8.

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Hi, I have a brand new Dell Precision Workstation with Windows 7 Professional 64 bit. I have not been able to connect to networks or the internet. It does not recognize that it is plugged into the network/internet via an ethernet cable. The computer has a Broadcom NetLink Gigabit Ethernet adapter which appears to be detected and running normally. However it says "network cable unplugged" even though it is fully plugged in. Does anyone know of a solution or what the problem may be?

A:Network cable unplugged message when using ethernet cable

Is that your only connection? What is your network setup? Are you running through a router or a switch?

Try another cable. That one may be bad.

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Recently I had to test my cable modem by directly plugging the output cable of the modem to a computer. The problem is that I have 3 computers: One desktop and two laptops. All three computers are running Windows 7, 64 bit and service pack 1. The three computer models are: (1) Dell Vostro, (2) Levovo Ideacentre and (3) Sony Vaio. All computers are less than a year old. When I cpnnect the cable modem RJ45 cable to the Vostro the browser works great. However, when I connect the same cable into either the Ideacentre or the Vaio the browser does not see the signal. Therefore a signal is coming out of the modem (as demonstrated by the Vostro) but I can't figure out why the other two computers don't see the signal? I checked the computer configurations in the command mode but that did not help much. Any ideas?
 

A:Solved: Cable modem cable issue with different computers

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Hi,

I am networking my house and about to go out and buy everything.

I currently have An ADSL 4 port router (10/100) that gives me Internet connection to my three computers on my first floor. I want to give the computers on my second floor access to the network and Internet, I was just wondering on what type of cables I should use.

As I only have one port left I was thinking of buying a hub that would be on my second floor (this would also mean I would only need one one single cable running from downstairs to upstairs). Now should I be using a normal Cat5e network cable to connect the router and the hub or a crossover cable?

From the hub on the second floor I would then connect the other computers I have using normal Cat5e network cables.

Does all this make sense?

Thanks in advance
 

A:Crossover cable or Normal network cable?

you would use a normal straight through cable to connet the router to the hub. You only need a crossover when directly connecting two pc's.
 

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If I tape together tightly HDMI and USB cables for a 15 foot run, will they cause any interference?
I know they are digital signals so I think should not. But doing this does cause a herring bone interference with analog vga cable.

A:bundling HDMI cable together with USB 2.0 cable will be interferences?

It depends on the quality of the cables insulation and shielding.
The only way I know how to find out for sure is try it.

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I have a cable modem attached to a network (router, cascaded to other routers - different vendors routers but it works / to attach 10 computers). The PCs use a lot of data/bandwith part of the day and works well, generally, but the cable modem sometimes has outages and its important we get network working again. We have no IT support. So thank you in advance for any direction you can provide.

I also have a DSL line/router that is not attached to anything (except it provides wireless).

Question: Can I just swing the cable from the cable modem over to the DSL router and expect internet to work?

I tried it one day and it worked, but we had very limited usage.

I tried it another time when the cable modem/internet failed - and it didn't seem to work. The usage was much higher so I don't know if the amount of data or the required "handshake" would take longer. or what...can you advise. This is just vanilla internet connection. No VPN or such. The applications can be shut down and reopened. But we would rather not have to reboot the PCs.

Second question would be: if I have both DSL and Cable Modem sitting next to each other - can I attach both so they can both be used and provide back up.
 

A:Can I just swap Ethernet Cable from Cable Modem to DSL?

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So I my laptop is upstairs and my At&t Uverse cable modem is downstairs and I believe there is some interference in the ceiling because although the signal always reads as "excellent" often times it seems to run a bit slower upstairs than when i bring it one floor down. I was wondering if connecting the laptop to the modem directly would be more helpful. (I already have a hidden wiring route that I made to run a hdmi cable from my tv downstairs to the laptop upstairs) I bought a 50ft cable cord and was wondering if all i need to do is plug it in or if i have to somehow program the connection so it knows to run through the cable instead of the wireless signal. I don't have a router either...not sure if id need one as they didn't provide one. Detailed help is much appreciated!

A:How do I set up a connection to a cable modem with a cable cord?

Just plug it in at both ends. It should work fine.

Once plugged in, it will take a few seconds to detect the new wired network and get an IP Address. After that you should be all set.

Edit: You can disable the Wireless if you want. There is either a switch on the laptop or a Fn+Fkey combination to do it.

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hi.i have just purchased a wired router.i have a pc and games consol to it.i have lots of cat5 crossover cables.can i use them or have i got to use a straight rj45 one.

is there any performance issues with either cable

thankyou
 

A:Solved: cat5 cable or rj45 cable

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My house has been networked for some time now. I have had a router and two computers. Recently I added a laptop. I ran a new cable from my router through the basement and up into the living room. At first I couldn't connect at all. I cut off ten feet of the cable and I could connect but not very fast. Then I switched for an unrelated reason from dsl to cable. Now I try to download a page and I get the date and half of the page in a minute. When I disconnect the laptop and plug it in where my main computer is I have no problems. My kids desktop is connected fine but the laptop won't connect at all on their connetion. Do you think I need a better quality cat 5 cable? I think the length is about 50 to 60 feet. I am not ready to spend the money to go wireless yet so that is not an option. Thanks in advance.
Jerry
 

A:Networking, length of cable and quality of cable

chewie
Cable Quality especially on long runs is very important. You can come up against allot of external interference as well as signal strength dropping. Laptops are finicky when it comes to the above
problems. I suspect if you were to hook up a PC in the Living room
you would not have the problem. Cat5 cables come in different flavors, for instance Beldon cable has three qualities of cat5.
You may want to talk to a local PC shop and see if you can purchase the highest quality cat5 available to the specific length you need. Higher quality cable are not cheap either, the per foot price can be significant. Spend some time on the net checking different cable vendors and you will see the difference.
cat5, cat5 shielded and so on.
Dave
 

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The pc ethernet port has worked 100% up to this point. I'll just tell you what happened, Somehow, the tip of the speaker connection managed to get stuck in the green port.

After reading about what to do online, i opened up the pc and managed to open the back of the sound ports and push out the tip with a paperclip. But when I started up the pc again the ethernet cable wasent being dectected.

I've tried the cable out with the laptop and it works 100%, i've also tried a different cable into the pc and that isint being detected either (works 100% with laptop).

The drivers should be upto date. I had to remove the power supply cables from the inside of the computer to get at the sound ports , maybe i didnt put them back right? What cable controls the ethernet port?

I'm a bit lost, the lights on the lan port dont light up either.

Any ideas?
 

A:Ethernet cable not being detected. Cable works on other pcs.

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I am a very frustrated and angry customer at the moment as i keep running into Road Block and unacceptable answers.  This issue is enough to cause me to never buy another Lenovo laptop or any laptop at Best Buy!I bought my computer in July and in September i noticed a key had popped off-  the "< ," key next to the M key.  I have used the key board only when i was setting up-  now at my office and at customers i set it in downward dog mode ;-) and use a blue tooth key board.    So it is not from use that it broke.   I took the laptop into BEST BUY and was told that the key was missing a metal part on the back so they could not fix it onsite-  i would have to send it in and be without my laptop for a week to 10 days - unacceptable -  this was a month or more ago. I searched on the LENOVO website and could not find a way to purchase a single or the entire set of Keys!  I am self employed as a software consultant.   My life is pretty busy and i finally decided today to bite the bullet and ask for a call from Lenovo support.  Again i am told the only way to fix this is to send my laptop in for a repair.  I asked to just be able to buy a KEY - i am told that well they do not sell individual keys - they would replace the entire keyboard!  So sell me the keyboard and or send me one an i will take into best buy to have them replace it while i wait.  They cannot do that.   I live... Read more

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Hi i have a Del Dimension 3000 with motherboard number E210882 and i need to change the factory  GREY FLAT CABLE TO A SATA CABLE SO I CAN USE A NEWER HDD but i don't kinow what this cable would be called or where i can find it.there are 39 pins in the motherboard and no SATA connectors in the MOBO just IDE connectors.
I'd appreciate your help on this!
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A:Switching from an IDE cable to an SATA cable

There is no way to use a cable to install a SATA drive on a mainboard with no SATA support.
You'll need to install a PCI SATA controller (and you'll also need a MOLEX to SATA power adapter for the drive -- it's long past the time that SATA drives had MOLEX power connectors on them.
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If, to transfer files between two W98 computers, one wishes to use the Direct Cable Connection, a communication facility available on W98, does the cable have to be a null modem cable or would a straight-through cable suffice? My question applies to either serial and/or parallel ports.

Since DCC knows by default and by design the connection is a direct connection, with one machine designated as host and the other as guest, isn't DCC software smart enough to accommodate either reversal or non-reversal of pins 2 and 3?

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R. J. Emery
 

A:Cable for Direct Cable Connection

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