Closed Ethernet cable max distance effective Tags: VPN DSL Modem Ethernet Card Cable Computers Networking Last response: April 28, 2010 11:02 PM in Networking Share doublejack November 16, 2009 2:30:22 AM I would like to operate a DSL computer about 400 feet away from the modem. What is the likelyhood of success?? More about : ethernet cable max distance effective Anonymous November 16, 2009 9:57:14 AM Not good since the maximum length on CAT6 cable is 330'. Score 0 ntadmin101 November 17, 2009 2:35:09 PM doublejack said:I would like to operate a DSL computer about 400 feet away from the modem. What is the likelyhood of success?? Make two segrments. Plug a long ethernet cable into the dls router and then into a small ethernet switch, plug one more cable into the switch and run it to your machine. Score 0 Related resources Maximum effective distance of ethernet? - Forum Huge difference between temperature and distance to tj max.. - Forum 20m long Ethernet vs 15m Wifi Distance with walls - Forum Using DSL modem to transmit longer distance instead of Ethernet - Forum Increasing Logitech 5500M effective distance - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ntadmin101 November 17, 2009 2:37:09 PM PS, try to make the two ethernet cable lengths about half the total distance so that the signal on the line doesn't suffer attenuation, and make sure it isn't directly near any power supplies or lamp balasts. Score 0 Anonymous April 28, 2010 11:02:43 PM This topic has been closed by Fihart Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved55ft to 75 ft Ethernet cable Forum SolvedDo I loose strength of signal running Cable wire, or Ethernet wire Forum SolvedWhich ethernet cable is best? Forum SolvedEthernet solutions - would I lose speed if I ran a cable from the room next door to the pc room Forum SolvedMy Ethernet Cable is Not Working HELP!! Forum SolvedSecond PC won't connect to Internet without Ethernet cable Forum SolvedCat 6 UTP ethernet cable Forum SolvedWhat Ethernet Cable will work best for my gaming PC? Forum SolvedConnecting to the internet with an Ethernet cable. Forum SolvedWill a 100ft/ 200ft ethernet cable work well. Forum SolvedWhat kind of Ethernet cable is best for a wired connection? Forum SolvedEthernet port doesn't blink and the computer isn't detecting any cable or ip adress Forum SolvedI need an aternative for Ethernet Cable & Network Adapter? Forum SolvedIs it possible to share ethernet cable connected internet using a usb wi-fi adapter? Forum SolvedCan Ethernet cable damage pc Forum More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !