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    4 Port dekstop KVM

    Can anybody recommend a decent 4 port KVM with cables for desktop use (not servers) VGA/usb would be ideal. I don't want to spend mega money but I need it to be decent.

    Thanks

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    I am currently using this (Avocent 4 Port USB Switch With Audio 4 X Cable Sets.. | Ebuyer.com) with no problems.

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    Afternoon Tron,

    Here is the one we have at our place, never had any problems with it. The keyboard commands are handy to! Thought it was a nice touch, not sure if all KVM's come with keyboard shortcuts/commands.

    You might be able to find it cheaper if you crawl the internet but I didn't think the price was to bad anyway.

    http://www.amazon.co.uk/D-Link-DKVM-...5322840&sr=8-9

    Thanks

    Liam,

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    Hi Tron ,

    We use 16 Port versions of these for our desktop QC system . http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00006B8D...SIN=B00006B8DA

    Happy to quote and supply if you need quick , just send a PM or email .

    Cheers

    Andy

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    For note, I do not recommend the D-link KVMs. They won't play nicely with keyboards that are "not 100% standard" - that includes those with multimedia keys and even those with dual function keys. Avoid them.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TronXP View Post
    Can anybody recommend a decent 4 port KVM with cables for desktop use (not servers) VGA/usb would be ideal. I don't want to spend mega money but I need it to be decent.

    Thanks
    I have one of these on my desk for troubleshooting and one on each station in the workshop. They're excellent

    Amazon.com: 4-Port USB 2.0 KVM Switch w/4 Cable Sets: Computers & Accessories

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