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Will a router work WITHOUT INTERNET?
Apr 20, 2006, 10:59 AM
I am setting a wired lan. I don't currently have broadband. I am going to get it within a 1 year. Can I use a router currently without have any broadband connection?
Apr 21, 2006
will router work internet
Apr 20, 2006, 12:04 PM
If the router has multiple Ports you should be able too. It might be a bit hard to setup, so ask your vendor.
Apr 20, 2006, 11:43 PM
Yes, to a router working out broadband. Just dont use the WAN port.
Some have serial ports for hooking up modems, mainly used for fall back.
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Apr 21, 2006, 8:45 AM
even if it only has 1 LAN port, you can add switches/hubs as needed
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