ATEN 2- Port USB KVM switch allows 2 users to control one computer.

Mfg. Part: CS231 | CDW Part: 1380273 | UNSPSC: 43211604
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  • ATEN’s CS231 is a multi-user device that enables share access with a second user of a single USB or PS/2 computer with 2 independent monitors with USB Keyboards & Mice.
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Product Overview
Main Features
  • ATEN’s CS231 is a multi-user device that enables share access with a second user of a single USB or PS/2 computer with 2 independent monitors with USB Keyboards & Mice.
The CS-231 supports dual USB consoles and both PS/2 and USB computers when applications or budgets require multiple users or shared access to a single computer yet also able to run in Private-Mode. The CS231 is a powerful, micro-processor controlled computer sharing device which provides a multi-user, single-tasking device that enables two users to share the use of a single computer - each from their own consoles (monitor, keyboard, and mouse).The CS231 supports USB consoles and both PS/2 and USB computers CS231. In other words a single computer is shared by two USB consoles. Multiplatform Support (Windows, Mac, Unix, Linux). Manual or Auto console selection. On-Screen-Display informs user when system is in use. No Software required. Private Mode for a privileged user. Screen saver function. Supports VGA, SVGA Multisync monitors. Firmware Up-gradable. Multiplatform support: Windows 2000/XP/Vista, Linux, Mac and Single computer shared by two USB consoles
• Supports USB and PS/2 computers
• Multiplatform Support (Windows, Mac, Unix and Linux)
• Manual or Auto console selection
• Control the system with Hotkeys
• Firmware up-gradable
• Private Mode for a privileged user
• Screen Saver function
• Choose from four Timeout settings
• Supports VGA, SVGA, and MultiSync monitors
• No software required
• Device Status displayed in OSD message
Technical Specifications
Specifications are provided by the manufacturer. Refer to the manufacturer for an explanation of the print speed and other ratings.
Bay Required
Type: None

Connectivity Details Type: Keyboard / mouse / video / USB cable

Environmental Parameters
Humidity Range Operating: 0 - 80%
Max Operating Temperature: 122 °F
Min Operating Temperature: 32 °F

Brand: ATEN
Compatibility: Mac , PC , Unix
Manufacturer: Aten Technologies
Model: CS231
Packaged Quantity: 1
Product Line: ATEN Computer Sharing Device

Interface Provided
Connector Type: HD-15
Qty: 2
Type: VGA output

Connector Type: Type A
Type: Keyboard (USB)

Type: Mouse (USB)

Comments: Management
Connector Type: RJ-11
Qty: 1
Type: Serial

Connector Type: SPHD-15
Type: KVM

Keyboard Mouse Interface: USB
KVM Local Users Qty: 2 Local user(s)
KVM Max Supported Video Resolution: 1920 x 1440
KVM V-Sync Rate At Max Resolution: 60 Hz

Connectivity Technology: Wired
Features: Firmware upgradable
Form Factor: Desktop
Ports Qty: 1
Status Indicators: Port status
Subcategory: KVM
Subtype: KVM
Type: KVM switch

Power Device
Type: External power adapter

Slot Provided
Type: None

Slot Required
Type: None

Dimensions & Weight
Depth: 5.6 in
Height: 2.2 in
Weight: 1.32 lbs
Width: 3.4 in

Cable Details
Form Factor: External
Included Qty: 1

Qty: 1
Type: KVM

Product Reviews
Rated 5 out of 5 by 1reviewer.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Works As Expected This is exactly what we needed, the customer did not want another computer and the ability to have to collaborate on everything the computers is used for without needing a second workstation is fantastic. March 2, 2016
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