Trying to setup RRAS with unmanaged switch

October 19, 2010 at 18:45:46
Specs: Server 2008
So just to start this is my network setup i have the cable modem connected directly to the server using a NIC, then the server has two other NIC each NIC is connected to a unmanaged switch.Here is my problem i have a desktop connected to the switch and the desktop doesnt receive any packet from the server.But when i connect the desktop directly to the server i get connection to the server and internet.

Am i doing some thing wrong?
Help will be appreciated, Thanks.

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October 19, 2010 at 21:04:07
sounds like you are using a crossover cable which is why it works pc to server but not pc to switch. Use a regular patch cable for this.

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October 20, 2010 at 16:22:32
Thanks for your reply Waderer

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October 20, 2010 at 17:38:52
Thanks for your reply Waderer,

All the cable that are connected to the server are straight patch cable even the one i connected directly to the pc and server.

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