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Thread: Crossover gigalan help plz

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    i have two computers i wanna connect directly with 1000mbps (not 100)
    i have 2 gigalan cards to connect them directly (no router or switch)
    but i only connect at 10/100, whats wrong?

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    well, you probably only have a cat5 cable. Cat 5 is limited to 100mbps. In order to reach 1gbps, you need a cat6 cable (they look exactly alike).

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    i just checked the cable, its cat6 lol (how lucky)
    still 10/100 :\
    any help is welcome, i'm in kind of a hurry

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    hmm, well, you might want to try to update drivers and firmware on both cards. Otherwise I don't know

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