What will happen to my PC if I plug an Ethernet cable into it directly from my router?
- VPLv 79 months agoFavourite answer
If it's plugged into one of the router's LAN ports it will thank you profusely. 😊
- DickLv 79 months ago
Your internet speeds will increase substantially.
- RoddyLv 79 months ago
That is exactly how one normally connects a PC to the internet - via a router with an ethernet cable or WiFi.
- GeorgeLv 49 months ago
A router is a distributor for sharing the internet with several devices all at the same time. Removing it means only one item will work.
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- 9 months ago
Nothing bad will happen. You will just have an Ethernet connection from your PC to your router.
- GTBLv 79 months ago
This is how you make a hard wired connection from a PC to the LAN. It will enable the router to assign a LAN IP address to the PC and allow traffic to flow from and to the pc