want Info about Cross Cable (CAT5) Combinations

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 Question by Tanveer Hussain posted 08 Nov 2007
 want Info about Cross Cable (CAT5) Combinations
Sir, I have a cat5 cable that contains 8 wires of solid colors i.e. red, blue, brown and green. the rest 4 are whites. i want to know the combinations for connectors to join only two pc's via LAN card.
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 Answer by Dmitri Abaimov posted 17 Dec 2007
Dear Tanveer,

The red is commonly referred to as "orange" and those four colors represent traditional color code of a category cable. Please visit our pin layout section for the cross connect layout you need. Making T568A on one end and T568B on the other makes for an Ethernet crossover cable.

Sincerely,
Dmitri Abaimov, RCDD

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