This is a Westell 2200 modem. It has an ethernet jack and a usb jack both. Do you suppose I could try connecting one to the usb and the second to the ethernet, bypassing the netgear DS104 altogether? Doug Keller Spider wrote: >Sorry Doug but if you got a device called a HUB then you got the wrong piece >of equipment. I use cable so my only experience with DSL is supporting some >of my clients with it. I'm a little surprised as it seems most DSL modem's >are coming with built in routers but apparently your's does not, so it looks >like you need to get a router. Netgear makes one as does Linksys among many >brands to choose from. You could get a single port router and continue >using the HUB or you could get a 4 port and eliminate the hub. If you keep >the HUB, you would plug the DSL modem into the WAN port of the router then >the hub into the other port on the router. Your pc's would continue to >connect to the HUB. > >Spider > >-----Original Message----- >From: 24hoursupport-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx >[mailto:24hoursupport-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Doug Keller >Sent: Sunday, February 08, 2004 8:44 AM >To: 24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx >Subject: [24hoursupport] networking problems > > >I recently talked my wife into dropping the dialup ISP and we went with >verizon dsl. I bought a netgear DS104 hub. If I connect a short ethernet >cable, the signal will go through the hub fine. On both computers. But I >have a wire appro. 75-80 feet long running down into the basement, around >the house, and back up to the second computer. I have a cable test set which >shows the cable to be wired correctly. My wife is starting to get perturbed >with me because she can't get on until I'm offline and can take her the >modem. I CAN'T go back to dialup after having dsl. HELP!!!!!!!!!!! For a web-based membership management utility and information on list policies, please see http://nibec.com/24hoursupport/ To unsubscribe, send a blank email to 24hoursupport-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with "unsubscribe" (without quotes) in the subject.