Cat 3 connecting to cat5 Tags: Connection Fax Networking Last response: September 2, 2010 5:25 AM in Networking Share David Matthews September 1, 2010 2:55:02 PM Hello, I have a late model FAX with a CAT3 connection and only have a CAT5 connection to plug into, is there an adaptor that is available to go from CAT3 to CAT5 More about : cat connecting cat5 buwish September 1, 2010 11:26:52 PM This topic has been moved from the section Forum Feedback to section Networking by Buwish Anonymous September 1, 2010 11:42:21 PM What is a "late model FAX"? Is that a foreign car? A FAX needs a POTS (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plain_old_telephone_servic...) connection. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Major7up September 2, 2010 5:25:59 AM There are cat3 to cat5 adapters but these are for voice applications only (such as a voice multiplexer). And I have not seen such adapters available for purchase in a retail store either. What are you trying to plug your fax machine into? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedconnecting coax router to cat5 network Forum can we extend our dsl and network to next door by connecting cat5 ethernet cable to laptop at house next door by using Forum Connecting modemwith cat5 cable to wireless router Forum SolvedCat5 between ubuntu media server & ps3? Forum Any reason why two switches connected with a cat5 cable btw a 50m distance why n Forum I have a cat5 cable length of over 100mtrs how can I best connect my pc Forum Cat3 vs cat5 Forum Cat5 to cat3 for dsl Forum Connect USB printer to a cat5 wireless router Forum Need Dual monitor setup with 3rd monitor extended via Cat5 Forum Turn two phone cables into a cat5 connection? Forum Unable to connect to internet, 2Wire, cat5 Forum What type of connection over CAT5? Forum New at&t 2wire modem will not let me connect to internet via cat5 Forum cat3 to cat5 question Forum Cat5 Cabling connection question Forum Impact of CAT3 connector with CAT5 cable for high-speed an.. Forum CAT5 Connectivity question Forum Connect two cat5 cables together? Forum Connecting Cat6 cable into Cat5e keystones - Color code? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !