One USB keyboard, USB mouse, and VGA monitor control two computers ;Separate the Internet and Intranet with the click of a button Max resolution: 2048 x 1536, DDC2B ;Plug-n-Play monitor support Molded-in cables to simplify setup ;Compact design features two attached KVM (USB and VGA) cables Compact design features two attached KVM (USB and VGA) cables Compatible with PC, MAC and SUN operating platforms 2-Port USB Cable KVM allows users to share a VGA monitor, a USB mouse, and a USB keyboard between two computers supports multiple operating systems including Windows, Sun, and Mac entry level KVM that will allow them to multitask with two computers at their disposal computer selection via 6 ft remote controller cable that can be placed on your desk for easy reach, full Mac keyboard support , supports programmable mice no power adapter required IOGear GCS22U 2-Port USB KVM Switch, 2-Port USB Cable KVM allows users to share a VGA monitor, a USB mouse, and a USB keyboard between two computers. Users can switch between computers using a manual switch located on a wired remote controller that can be placed on your desk for ease of reach. It offers an out-of-box solution with no additional cables needed. It supports multiple operating systems including Windows, Sun, and Mac. It is entirely plug-n-play and requires no software to run. It is also powered through the USB bus and thus does not require a power supply to run. It is the ideal KVM for those who want a competitively priced, entry level KVM that will allow them to multitask with two computers at their disposal.
I just bought this KVM. Here are a few thoughts after using it for a few days:REASON I BOUGHT THIS ONE: It had two USB 2.0 ports, and no PS2 ports. IOGear has had some great customer reviews for this, and other KVM products. I liked the fact that I plugged my own DVI cable into the switch to my monitor making cable length irrelevant. And finally, the one negative review I did see here was answered directly by an IOGEAR..
In general this KVM switch seems alright. It works with my logitech M570 that is wireless with the unifying receiver, and it works with my keyboard and all of its media keys. Switching between appears to be fairly quick and the mouse seems to work right away. Not all users will have this experience though, as different devices and machines may take more or less time to reinitialize the devices.On the video front however, I'm disappo..
Had to return this item because it lacks the EDID feature that pretends the monitor is still connected when switching away from a computer. Both my MacBook Pro and Windows PC were moving the desktop and resize windows every time I switched away from them because in both machines the desktop is setup to span 2 monitors. The GCS922U disconnects the monitor when switching, thus causing the computer to automatically move the desktop to the other, still connected moni..