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I want to add a new hard line into the home office.

Now we are all working from home, including kids on tablets, wife on Netflix - I was thinking it would be more beneficial to install a new hard wire Ethernet port in the upstairs office. Is this something that only VM would be able to do?

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Re: I want to add a new hard line into the home office.

anyone can do ethernet. VM will not install ethernet for you
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Re: I want to add a new hard line into the home office.

Some aerial installers & electricians will do this type of wiring, but it is really cheaper to DIY.

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Re: I want to add a new hard line into the home office.

The back of my router is already full - can something be done rather than just another line from a splitter or is this the only way?

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Re: I want to add a new hard line into the home office.


@Brickers1966 wrote:

The back of my router is already full - can something be done rather than just another line from a splitter or is this the only way?


Search for Ethernet switch on your favourite search engine.  That is what you need to expand the number of available ports.

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Re: I want to add a new hard line into the home office.

Something like this will be fine:

https://www.amazon.co.uk/NETGEAR-Ethernet-Unmanaged-Internet-Splitter/dp/B07PWHGQSS/ref=sr_1_5?dchil... 

Personally I ran a flat ethernet cable upstairs under the carpet.

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