Ethernet cable help please?

Ok so there are two types of cables I need, straight through and crossover. I don't know which one i use to connect: 1) Computer > switch? 2) computer > printer? 3) switch > server? 4) printer > switch? 5) router > switch? Please help and also, any tips on remembering what to se and when? show more Ok so there are two types of cables I need, straight through and crossover. I don't know which one i use to connect:

1) Computer > switch?
2) computer > printer?
3) switch > server?
4) printer > switch?
5) router > switch?

Please help and also, any tips on remembering what to se and when?
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