I used to have 2 nics in my PC connected to the net. 1 nec to the modem, 2nd on to the hub. 3 other pc hooked to hub with net access. Had to use some NAT software tho
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Have sence got a router. MUCH better. now any PC can get online without needing any othere PC's powered on. Also was able to remove 2nd NIC and free up a PCI slot, and "Main" PC does not have to be running the NAT software (cuts into system resources)
The router is def. the bet way to go.
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