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Tripp-Lite B042-008
5.6* out of 10

Tripp-Lite B042-008

Tripp Lite's NetController 8-port USB/PS2 KVM Switch is an Read more

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Overall 10

excellent KVM

Louis Y., Newegg
26 April 2010
  • Summary: We have 7 devices connected and it has been flawless for about a year. Just ordered a 15' cable and will connect a system in the next room.
  • Pros: First small KVM we have used that: 1. never fails to connect both mouse and keyboard when switching and 2. supports booting machines while the KVM is connected to another machine (every time). #2 can be extremely irritating when remote restarting and you find out the mouse or keyboard doesn't wor...
  • Cons: Newegg should point out that you need Tripplite cables and they are a little spendy. Alas, you get what you pay for.
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Overall 2

Don't waste your time or money

Randy O., Newegg
23 February 2010
  • Pros: None
  • Cons: Purchased the switch and bought some generic HD15 cables for it. The switch see's all PCs plugged in. It even gives the display and functions of the keyboard and mouse of the first pc plugged in. I try to click on the button for another PC, nothing happens. I called Tripp Lite and they tell me si...
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Overall 2


Matthew K., Newegg
31 July 2009
  • Pros: Rack Mountable, Node Connection Indication
  • Cons: NO CABLES! Why wouldn't anybody mention the cables to connect to the Node is not included??? FYI: You need to go buy Trip Lite P780 series cables in addition to this that run about $20-$30 a piece depending on the length.
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