Summary: If you have a mouse and keyboard that work with this switch, it works pretty well. But figuring out if you have a compatible keyboard and mouse appears to be nearly impossible.
Pros: This device is built like a tank. From my experience with the 4 port version of the switch I used in a different installation, I know that if you can get these switches to work, they are smooth and trouble free once you get them up and running.
Cons: I know from experience that setting up an IOGEAR switch can be a challenge. The best setup procedures (search on boot with focus) aren't in the manual. You have to go online to find the procedure. I followed the boot with focus setup procedure and it became obvious pretty quickly that the keyboar...
Summary: Pros – Priced right; seems to be a solidly built unit; comes with cables; instructions are fairly easy to follow; setup is not complex. Cons – Switching by tapping the SCRLK key does not work.
Summary: My wife starting working from home, so I needed a switch to allow her to switch from my desktop to her laptop dock so she could use our office desk during the day for work. We have a dual monitor setup, but I opted to get a single monitor switch and we hook up the second monitor where the desktop...
Works well if you use Iogear products. but NOT if it isn't IOGEAR.
23 July 2014
Summary: Works fine if you have a Iogear mouse and keyboard. Does not work well with other brand keyboards or wireless mice. Not happy that I can not use with my SILENT mice or Silent keyboard. Upgraded to this DVI model from a Belkin 4 port switcher. The DVI was the decider of getting this.
Asked customer support about wireless mouse and keyboard compatibility with ...
13 July 2014
Summary: Asked customer support about wireless mouse and keyboard compatibility with my Logitech K800 and M310, but only got a "Due to the large number of manufacturer's and each manufacturer's wide range of models it is impossible to maintain any meaningful compatibility list.
Summary: It has been working perfectly! Now I can easily toggle my Cintiq between my iMac and Windows workstation. It's a production artist's dream setup. It took me a little while to figure out that clicking the buttons vs.