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KVM GCS1734 with microsoft wireless mouse/keybrd 4000

Hi, I have a Microsoft Wireless mouse/keyboard 4000 an it only have 1 USB cord. Now on the front of the KVM GCS1734 unit have 2 USB port (1 for kybrd and 1 for mouse) Where does it go? Also is it even compatible to begin with? Would really like to use the wireless and keyboard since I just bought it and it is great for gaming,,,PLEASE HELP !!!!

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Re: KVM GCS1734 with microsoft wireless mouse/keybrd 4000

The MS keyboard & mouse receiver is effectively a USB hub with two devices connected to it. So, plugging it into the keyboard socket on the KVM switch may well work, depending on how that particular switch implements USB. If it just passes things through, it should be OK. On the PC side you should only need to plug in the USB cable from the switch's keyboard port.

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