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Problematic switching between 2 P/C

I use the F1DG102U switch. When I power on the first PC (win vista) all is well. When I power on the second PC (win xp professional), although I can hear the booting up procedure nothing appears on the screen unless I press one, two or even three times the restart button of the PC, in which case the PC repeatently restarts and finally gets in working order.
From that point on everything works perfectly and switching between the two computers is accomplished either using the romote button or the Flip software.
Any suggestions ? Thank you very much !!

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  • Anonymous Sep 11, 2008

    Has anyone figured this out? I have the wireless version, but the same thing happens to me. For no reason that I can see, it will switch between computers. Sometimes just once and then sometimes, back and forth several times, until I have to shut off one of the computer to get it to stop.

  • lteads Oct 29, 2008

    same problem but when the laptop (xp) comes up the keyboard does not function or I get an out of range message on the monitor.

  • Anonymous Oct 30, 2008

    same problem.

    i can't get second pc working

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Please advise of further info. All the connected PC's are running on XP. One is not connecting to the network. Sounds like the "Local Area Network" setting needs to be set for "Automatically assign an IP". Go to the start menu, select "Run" and type in "CMD". Type "IPCONFIG" and enter. This will display your network setting and IP address. If there is no IP address, then you will enever have a connection. If the IP address is listed, it will display a unique IP address, a subnet of 255.255.255.0 and the ip address of the gateway. Please respond with any further.

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You might try disabling any power saving schemes in use on either computer. The KVM (I believe) gets its power through the ports and one computer may be shutting down power.

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this must be a troja or a virus and the mesage that pops up bears no relevance as XML is a exel type file along with a HTTP address number.

 

Click start>run, then type msconfig and in the next window, look at the startup tab and look in the list for anything that relates to XML and untick it.

 

Click apply and then reboot the pc and then click don't show again when a windows pops up and says that you have changed system settings.

 

The notification should not now pop up.

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change private lan in modem or router and then try again. 168 is being automatically assigned by one of those devices

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