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Aten-cs-22u.6618008
7.7 out of 10

Aten CS-22U

The CS22U, 2-port USB KVM switch, is a tool to manage two USB co Read more

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Excellent

Kent, Office Depot
10 November 2014
  • Excerpt: I have used this product at home and a work and find it to be very useful, especially in a limited space situation.
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Nice little unit

James P., Newegg
30 April 2011
  • Summary: If you have a BIOS password set for booting, as I do, you'll need to enter it with the keyboard hooked directly to the computer, and then hook it to the KVM. After you've gone through one complete bootup and it installs drivers, you won't have to do this again.
  • Pros: Impressive little unit. Simple, self-contained, and intuitive--don't really need the manual as ports and cables are labelled with mouse and keyboard symbols. I run 1680 * 1050 and it is crystal clear, no banding or artifact at all. Ports are pass-through; my mouse is a Logitech MX1100 and all features work on both systems: a very nice feature!
  • Cons: The only potential drawback I see so far is that the cable that connects the switch is really very thin and looks like it could be easily broken.
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Just what I thought it would be...

Andrew M., Newegg
22 March 2011
  • Summary: Just what I was looking for in the price range I was willing to spend. Works right out of the box and set up in 5 minutes. Keyboard and mouse plugins are USB so it doesn't matter what USB ports you plug them into on your computer. Delays when switching computers is tolerable. around 3-5 seconds to switch keyboard and mouse.
  • Pros: Easy to hook up, separate button to change computers instead of hotkey, USB instead of PS2 ports, Price (around $20)
  • Cons: Short wires but worked for me, can't use PS3 mouse without adapter (most, if not all, mice/keyboards are USB these days) about 3-4 second delay from my laptop to desktop but tolerable. Only attached button changer to change keyboard/mouse (other products have both),
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Works Great

Remington K., Newegg
2 February 2011
  • Pros: Absolutely love it! I use my monitor to switch the video so I was worried that it wouldn't work without a video signal, as some do, but it works like a charm. There is a single button for switching between the two available inputs which is on a really long cable connecting to the actual device. No need to have the actual unit on your desk unless you want it which is a big plus for me. Horizontal Surface Syndrome is a big issue for me.
  • Cons: None.
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Basic KVM

CHRISTOPHER B., Newegg
15 June 2010
  • Pros: Simple to install Worked instantly Can't get this wrong Due to a lack of additional monitors my wife talked me into getting this, since it was inexpensive, so i can manage our home server. I wasn't too excited about the button on a very thin cord, but i haven't had any problems with this device. Cable length is just fine in my opinion as i had my PC next to our server. The length on the remote cord is long enough to reach around and under my desk to where i wanted it ...
  • Cons: The noob vision lights that tell you which box your on are annoying, but i am not really one for electronics have as many lights as possible.
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KVM

CHRISTOPHER B., Newegg
2 April 2010
  • Summary: Really this thing is exactly what it is supposed to be, plain and simple. This is definitely a recommended product. And as ALWAYS...
  • Pros: It took 2 minutes to install everything. Instead of keyboard commands and simple button on a 4' cord swaps machines. It has indicator lights for those who can't tell on machine from the other ( which would bring up a lot of questions, but that's a different review). This thing simply gets the job done and is now helping me keep my desk space open by only needing one mouse and keyboard.
  • Cons: Doesn't read my brain waves to know if i want to be on my PC or Server. Doesn't make coffee
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Works

Andrew F., Newegg
27 July 2009
  • Summary: I don't use this for video so I can't speak to that, but as a cheap solution to switch a keyboard and mouse between two computers, I highly recommend it.
  • Pros: Simple operation, remote switch, ease of use and indication
  • Cons: None so far.
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goede aankoop

Robby , conrad.be
4 October 2014
  • Excerpt: Het artikel werd geleverd binnen de verwachte termijn, een eenvoudige installatie en voldoet volledig aan de gestelde verwachtingen.
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KVM SWITCH

gust , conrad.be
4 October 2014
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Value for money 8
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KVM-Switch

Anonym , Conrad
4 October 2014
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