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> can one mouse, one keyboard, run 4 PC's?, multiple towers 1 mouse, 1 keyboard?
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 Posted: Mar 25 2013, 06:45 PM
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I have 4 desktop computers on the desk, 4 different Linux OS's, 4 mousies, 4 keyboards. There just isn't enough space for all 4, plus anything else. It's just way too cramped. Is there a way to have an auxillary switch on a keyboard, and on a mouse, or a program, so that I can run all 4 PC's with just one mouse and just one keyboard..? blink.gif
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 Posted: Mar 25 2013, 07:26 PM
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No problem, you need a KVM switch (Keyboard VGA and Mouse).
Assuming all systems can handle USB, have a look.

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 Posted: Mar 26 2013, 12:45 PM
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If a hardware switch isn't a good option, and/or you don't often need direct access to the BIOS or boot screens, you could run three of them headless and just use Xwindows or vnc to display them on the fourth machine.
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