Cat6 test result more than 100m fail Tags: Ip Phone Networking Last response: August 1, 2012 4:31 PM in Networking Share shahmizan August 1, 2012 2:32:00 PM Hello, we install cat6 at university. some of the length exceed 100m. Fluke test show FAIL result. does it really matter for the usage in learning and researching? or does it affecting the quality of IP phone? More about : cat6 test result 100m fail | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Emerald August 1, 2012 4:31:29 PM the max distance for CAT5e and CAT6 is 100m. you can try but the network switch and phone might not put out a strong enough signal to transmit the data and therefore you will not have any phone connection at all. you might make it a research project on how to extend a connection pass 100m | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Networking>Cat6 test result more than 100m fail> Related ressources: Forum[Help!]So I bought some high end belden shielded cat6 cable ForumLAN cable: how long is "too long"? ForumPc to pc communication with straight cable cat6 ForumWhy is Intel considered so much better than AMD? ForumWhat is an excellent CAT6/6A cable testing unit? Forum48Tb NAS - Your thoughts? Or a custom build of up to 72Tb? ForumCan't connect at 1Gbps Forumwhy is Token ring expensive than ethernet ForumAccess point or bridge, and which one to buy ForumNew building network ForumHenri Richard explains why AMD failed to gain more marketshare ForumUbee Cable Modem + Switch + Router =Unidentified network no internet a ForumLong run of ethernet cable vs wireless ForumAsRock 990FX Extreme4 won't run 32GB DDR3-1866 at more than 1600Mhz ForumAMD Piledriver rumours ... and expert conjecture ForumHow to setup a 1GB Gigabyte Network Forum[Solved] Internet is slower than it should be. ForumTesters for Router Field Test Wanted! ForumHow to network more than 10 computers? ForumHow to network more than 10 computers More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !