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I am looking at different power-line adapters (that transmit Ethernet signal over the normal electric network in the house) and I am considering to plug a PoE switch to one of these. How can I figure out if the adapter supports PoE?

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Any of these Powerline will support this as it is the switch with PoE that provides the actual power to the device(s). The Powerline ethernet devices simply replace a run of cable or a WiFi connection.

You simply connect ethernet at each end and then connect your PoE switch.

I use several different Powerline Ethernet devices and have not seen any that also provide PoE. However, I am sure someone will add the information if such exist.

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Thanks for your answer, but to be honest I don't understand it. You are saying that these Powerline adapters do support PoE, or they don't? –  Grzenio Nov 26 '12 at 7:50

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