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Moving client from one room to another
Posted 29 July 2013 - 12:03 AM
Posted 29 July 2013 - 12:29 AM
What does the label on that "switch" say? I'm guessing it's actually a SWM Splitter. If so, then yes, you can run another RG6 coax cable to your 3rd bedroom to use with one of the Genie Clients.
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Posted 29 July 2013 - 12:30 PM
If it were truly a switch (unlikely), it would have at least 12 ports on it.
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Posted 29 July 2013 - 01:02 PM
And be sure to use the terminator that you removed for the new coax to replace at the unused coax inside. . . use a coax 'bullett' - screw terminals on each end.
SWiM splitters come in 2, 4 or 8 ports - it's better to use the smallest possible - and have a green label on them.
Posted 29 July 2013 - 02:36 PM