Can I use a switch instead of a router if I am only connecting one computer to t Tags: Routers Switch Computers Networking Last response: January 19, 2011 5:58 PM in Networking Share gagnec January 19, 2011 11:14:47 AM Hello, More about : switch router connecting computer purushottamaher January 19, 2011 1:00:07 PM gagnec said:Hello, Please write your Question Properly so that can we understand and reply you better... if you are having only LAN Connection then you can use Switch for LAN Connectivity but if you get Internet Connection from ISP then you need to connect Router in your network . isp link connect on one port of router and on second port of router you can connect Switch to give connection to all another computers. then your computer will also become a member of LAN & also able to use Internet...... m 0 l Anonymous January 19, 2011 5:58:53 PM @ purushottamaher gagnec is a newcomer and probably new to forums. It may seem obvious to us that you write the question in the space provided but it is very common for new people to not appreciate this immediately. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Can I use 3 wd livewire powerline adaptors with only one connection to my router? Forum Two routers, one connection but only using one router at any time? Forum SolvedGS 105 Switch is not connecting computer to router. Forum I have 4 computers connected to my router. I only want to monitor bandwidth usage. Is there a program that I can use to do thi Forum SolvedIs there a place where I can start to learn about building a computer instead of just using one? A crash course would be best Forum SolvedConnecting PC and Xbox to one Wall Ethernet Cable Using a Switch Forum SolvedInternet connection to all computers, tv's and wireless routers using a Switch Forum SolvedSetting Up Existing Ethernet Switch to Active Router Connection without Messing Up WiFi Connection (For a Desktop Computer) Forum SolvedHI, want to understand, how does IP works?, when i am using one router and 7 devices, will the IP address remain same for all, Forum Switch ports only work when router is connected to the switch? Forum Using one TV instead of two computer monitors Forum How to get rid of the Users screen I am the only one using computer Forum Could a switch be used instead of router for a simple network? Forum SolvedI have a router to which my computer is connected and a switch connected to the computer. there are five computers connected t Forum New Router still can only use one device Forum SolvedShould I be using a router or a switch to connect Ethernet controlled devices? Forum I have one router with internet connection. Another accesspoint. I have connected the accesspoint with my network switch with Forum SolvedI wish to get rid of my Router and use WiFi to connect my Laptop to the internet through my computer. What hardware will i hav Forum How do I connect more than one computer to the internet using one router in sepa Forum SolvedI have a dlink router connected to one computer and want to share it to another computer how do I do that? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !