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Avocent SwitchView 100
6.7 out of 10

Avocent SwitchView 100

The SwitchView 100 series KVM switching solutions include four c Read more

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Overall 2

Low quality. Not for Windows 7

Homeuser, Staples
27 February 2014
  • Excerpt: Low quality product. When you press top it switches to port 1.Does not work with Windows 7.Thank you Staples for easy in store return.
  • Pros: Price
  • Cons: Flimsy Construction, Not Windows 7 Compatible, Unreliable
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Overall 10

User Review

Larry M., Newegg
22 December 2013
  • Pros: Easy to install, works as advertised for a fraction of the price of an "enterprise" unit. USB powered, so do not need a free electrical socket.
  • Cons: None yet.
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Overall 10

Easy to Switch

gary whitlock, Amazon
29 March 2013
  • Summary: I won't subtract a star for the length of the cables because i've been dealing with KVM's for years and yet to have found a mfg. to provide cables long enough to meet most peoples needs.
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Overall 8

Solid but unhandy for X Windows

Gary L. Roach, Amazon
5 September 2012
  • Summary: This device works well and is a good buy for the money. But, there are two problems. The first is the layout. To make the device more compact, Avocent put connectors on all 4 sides of the enclosure. This makes it really unhandy for mounting.
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Overall 8

Good for the price

greymud, Beach Audio
25 May 2010
  • Excerpt: I got this to replace my DVI KVM, as all my work PCs were replaced with non-DVI laptops. Fast, easy to set up, ans small. 1 cable for KVM, 1 cable for audio (I don't use those). <br /><br />The only thing I don't like about this?
  • Pros: All cables included, Easy To Set Up, Easy To Use, Price
  • Cons: PC selector
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Overall 4

cheap, but lacking

Mike Messenger - Don't kill the, pcRUSH.com
25 June 2009
  • Summary: Comments about Avocent SwitchView 100 4-Port PS/2 KVM Switch: relatively cheap for it's function, however in comparison with other models I've previously used (switchview 4, etc.) this model lacks a bit in technical and ease.
  • Pros: Compact, Easy To Set Up
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Overall 6

Fit for most purposes

Sjur Richard Uppheim, Amazon
22 August 2013
  • Summary: There's not a big selection of these KVM switches, so if you're stuck with VGA screens these will do the job. I think the PS/2 version is better since switching from one PC to the next happens instantly.
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Overall 9

Avocent Switchview 100 2 Port USB KVM Switch

Steve, Misco
1 March 2012
  • Summary: Arrived day after order, easily installed and very easy to operate, have gone from a cluttered desk to having loads of spare space.
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Overall 9

Avocent Switch view

Salman, Misco
23 February 2012