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I want to network 2 PC's at my office. The old one is sharing an internet connection using a switch that then goes back to a router.

I'm adding a new computer that I want connected to my old one. It does not need internet, but it's ok if it has it.

Can I just use another switch to connect my 2 PC's and then map the drives to network them? No need for a router then, correct?

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You can just connect the new PC to the same switch as the other PC. They have multiple port just for that reason. If I understand your network setup correctly and your router has multiple ports you can plug into there also. And yes it will be able to get to the internet.

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That'll work.

More or less how I have it set up at my house. A router in the back room feeds a couple computers there and provides a line to the media player in my bedroom. Then another line from the router goes to the living room where I have a switch to split the connection to feed this computer, an AV pre/pro, and a DVD player/media player.

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