input and output rate on fastethernet in cisco router and switches

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Oct 9th, 2009

hi ,

traffic coming inside to interface is inbound and traffic leaving the interface is outbound .

similarly in CAT5 cable which pair is used for input rate and which pair is used for output rate , when we force speed 100 Mbps and duplex full

kindly brief me thank you .

I have this problem too.
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Giuseppe Larosa Fri, 10/09/2009 - 10:17

Hello Saintoskumar,

for pinout = cable details see

to be noted that two types of Rj-45 ports exist one type "NIC" and one "switch" they can be connected with a straight cable because the "switch" port receives on the wires where "NIC" port sends and viceversa.

Hope to help



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