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Since you say that you cannot see the labeling on the jacket, and you almost certainly do not want to spend hundreds to thousands of dollars on specialized testing tools, the simplest thing to do is to try it and see. Get two computers, hook one at each end, see if they negotiate a gigabit connection between them. Then use iPerf (or similar tools) to send ...


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Cat5 vs Cat5e is a specification of cable quality, not a different kind of cable or a different kind of jack. It should be written on the insulation periodically along it's length. I found a picture of an example: https://www.lanshack.com/Assets/Cat5e_stock.jpg


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