How to connect Ethernet(RJ45) cable to DSL port of the modem Tags: Dsl Modem Cable Networking Last response: August 8, 2010 9:56 AM in Networking Share Anonymous August 8, 2010 8:21:34 AM Hi All, I have a wireless modem with 6 ports(1 DSL port,1 VOIP port & 4 LAN ports) but the cable that carries my internet connection has RJ45 plug(This is what he told when i asked him).. I want to set up wirelss connection with the above mentioned modem..so i tried to insert my internet cable into the DSL port of the router but it does not fit... Can any body tell me what should i do? Is there any converter available for Ethernet cable to DSl port... Please help.. More about : connect ethernet rj45 cable dsl port modem | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Anonymous August 8, 2010 9:56:49 AM No. To connect to a modem, you need a router designed for use with a separate modem. The best bet is to buy one of those -- or to remove the present modem if you can and replace its function with the on-board DSL modem in your present router. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Networking>How to connect Ethernet(RJ45) cable to DSL port of the modem> Related ressources: ForumHow to connect to internet using ehernet port of DSL wifi modem ForumHow to connect a router that has a WAN phon port to a cable connection modem ForumHow to connect trendnet wireless router to att dsl modem ForumHow to connect ethernet cable from modem /router to belkin n600 ForumConnect DSL Modem to DSL Router and then to switch Forumusing a dsl router with a cable modem ForumExtending network range through house ForumGreat Cable/DSL Modem Tip ForumHow to link a dsl modem to a netgear router to a netgear WNR2000 acess point ForumEthernet Port causes restart when I connect to DSL ForumHow can I connect a Zyxel P660R Dsl cable modem to a westell A90-750015-007 rout ForumFile transfer under shared internet ForumHow to forward port if you have dsl to wireless router to desktop ForumHow to Connect a second router to my DSL modem and keep it private? ForumCable connection through dlink dsl g604t gen 2 router ForumHow to bond two seperate DSL connections to create one faster internet ForumPulling DHCP from Cable Modem instead of wireless router ForumWE HAVE SHORT RJ-45 AND HOW TO LONG THAN ForumHelp connect Fios thru RJ45 to upstairs room with older windows machine. Forum[Solved] What if I wanted to connect several netbooks together without the internet? More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !