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Hardwire Orbi Sattelite

zb411
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Hardwire Orbi Sattelite

Is it possible to hardware an orbi sattelite to a modem? I have seen a few conflcting threads discussing the issue on the forms. We have a large outdoor area and are trying to extend our network throughout the house and outdoors. The shed outdoors has a coaxial in it which could be used with a modem to hardware the sattelite to increase reliability / speeds. Essentially want the sattelite to act in another router manner but still remain one continuous network. Let me know and thank you

Model: RBK22| Orbi AC2200 Tri-band WiFi System
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FURRYe38
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Re: Hardwire Orbi Sattelite

This is the only configurations that are supported for hardwire:

https://kb.netgear.com/000051205/What-is-Ethernet-backhaul-and-how-do-I-set-it-up-on-my-Orbi-WiFi-Sy...

All satellites have to be wireless or wire connected to the main Orbi router. 

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RocketSquirrel
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Re: Hardwire Orbi Sattelite

If the coax (and AC power) runs to appropriate locations, and the coax is not carrying satellite TV, then you could use a pair of MoCA adapters to wire the shed satellite.

 

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