Need additional ports than what my existing wireless router provides. Tags: Wireless Router Routers Connection Switch Networking Last response: February 1, 2008 2:18 PM in Networking Share abmw January 31, 2008 8:28:39 PM Do I just buy a switch and connect it to my exisiting netgear router? I was just assuming I connect the switch to one of the existing RJ45 ports on the router. Will the bandwith be reduced for the devices connected via the switch Sorry for the dumb question. Thanks More about : additional ports existing wireless router Anonymous January 31, 2008 11:11:20 PM Yes, just get a network switch. No, the babdwidth will not be reduced. Grumpy rgeist554 February 1, 2008 2:18:49 PM Quote:Do I just buy a switch and connect it to my exisiting netgear router? Yep. Most new routers have a 4-port switch built in now. You just attach the switch to one of those ports and you'll be set. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan I wire LAN ports of 2 wireless routers using existing wired network? Forum Need additional Ethernet Port (Router has only 4) Forum do u need an internet provider to set up an Xbox one are can i use an wireless router Forum Router with more than 4 ports and fast wireless Forum Trendnet Wireless N Router providing less than 1 Mbps Connection!!! Forum What wireless router do I need Forum SolvedIn connecting your wireless router what is media port ? Forum How many ports do you need on a wireless router Forum whats wireless ac and do i need a speacial wireless router Forum Do you need a internet provider to use wireless router Forum I have a wireless Router, I need to restart it every morning, what is causing this? Forum What is ADSL2 ROUTER do i need another router for wireless Forum What do I need to have 4 static IPs using a wireless router from DSL Forum Need advice what wireless router to buy Forum What type of wireless router do I need? plz help me! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !