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Laptop will not connect properly

I just installed my Iogear MiniView III. I connected my PC and my Toshoiba laptop so I could use just one keyboard and mouse. Using #1 allows me to use my PC without a problem, but when I switch to #2 where the laptop is connected nothing happens. The screen is blank or the laptop will never come up with the KVM connected. Ideas?

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If possible directly connect the KVM cables to the laptop computer. Try to avoid connecting the KVM cables to a docking station. Also if your KVM has manual port selection buttons on the front of the KVM try holding that button for about five seconds when switching ports.

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