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Using a switch slows internet speeds??

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drenader

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Nov 8, 2003
Location
Austin
Ok I purchased a new 5 port switch and figuired it wouldnt slow the internet down since the cat5 is faster than my internet would ever be. But when i run speed tests at the same time the results are almost half they are when i run one while not messing with the other computer. Is this to be expected when using a switch?

TYIA for you comments

DRE