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Short Circuit Failures

Short Circuit Failures

Short Circuit Failures

What is the effect of a NIC short-circuit failure on a bus-based network if a short circuit failure occurs?
How would a repair person locate the source of the problem?
What is the effect of an open-circuit failure?

RE: Short Circuit Failures

What is short-/open-circuited? With so little info it's impossible to tell. Did you short the comm lines, the power supply, etc.?

Dan - Owner

RE: Short Circuit Failures

If this is a legacy coax-based network such as thick or thin ethernet then the whole segment will be down. If it is something else then answering MacGyver2000's question is a good starting point.

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