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Topic # 13963 7-Jun-2007 15:02
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Hey guys,

At the moment in my house i currently have my PC downstairs and my xbox upstairs.  When i want to play xbox live i disconnect my modem from PC and move it upstairs which is fine and it works.  But i was just wondering if this continual disconnecting and reconnecting of the modem might affect the modem in anyway?


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  Reply # 73834 7-Jun-2007 15:05
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If you turn it off properly it wont be doing it to much harm.

BUT, continuous unpluging and re-pluging will not do it any good either. Eventually the sockets, or the cables will wear out.



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  Reply # 73835 7-Jun-2007 15:12
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I basically just take power cord out?

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  Reply # 76027 26-Jun-2007 19:40
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just take the power cord out? u should turn the modem off by the off botton, unless it really dosnt matter, but it my cause the router to stop turning on

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