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6 Towers,a Monitor,keyboard,mouse,printer


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#1 pcvictim

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Posted 21 February 2008 - 12:17 AM

could you tell me how to connect 6 towers and 1 monitor,1 keyboard,1 mouse, and 1 printer...what hardware would I need if any....thank you

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Posted 21 February 2008 - 12:55 AM

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx...N82E16817107420

215$

or

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList....mp;Order=RATING

that 2100$ combo looks nice

and then i guess you would want to network them and share the printer?

Edited by DaChew, 21 February 2008 - 12:56 AM.

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Posted 21 February 2008 - 09:53 AM

I already have all the above equipment...is the price you told me still how much it would be or do I just have to buy the switch for 215 dollars or is there more to this...thanks again

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Posted 21 February 2008 - 10:37 AM

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ShowImage.as...+w%2fcables+Kit

I would assume the cables are in the box, you might need a usb to ps2 adapter

http://www.iogear.com/product/GCS138KIT/

Four 6' long and four 10' long KVM cables included.
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Posted 21 February 2008 - 08:43 PM

I want to thank you for the info and links and going to order the kit....thanks again

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Posted 21 February 2008 - 08:50 PM

you are more than welcome, I hope you can keep up with 6 computers, I am so old, 3 was about all I could handle
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Posted 28 February 2008 - 03:47 PM

I did have one more question on the kvm switch,,,can I hook up just 1 printer to take care of all the computers needs...thanks again

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Posted 28 February 2008 - 04:36 PM

most printers are just hooked to one computer and then the computers are networked and share it

commercial printers network directly to the lan
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Posted 29 February 2008 - 10:49 AM

will give that a try...thanks again for the help




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