Placing a network dropline behind a door.

Hi all,

My question is: would it be an NEC violation if I terminate a network (cat6e) drop line on the wall behind a door.  (The wall where the door rest against when it is fully opened)  The door is leading to a small office space and yes, there is a door stopper preventing the door from hitting the wall.  But my concern is that the cables might get snagged under the door when the door is closed.  The office super thinks the wire guard molding does not look nice anywhere else in the room ad she wants to hide it behind the door.

Thanks in advance
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
You want to find a way to route the cable so that it cannot get snagged. If you allow the cable to get crimped in the doorway and a wire breaks over time from crimping, you could get all kinds of intermittent problems. Ethernet cable is not meant to be distorted or crimped and terminations should not be physically stressed.

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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
@Reyesrj - Thanks and I was happy to assist you.
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