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Monitor and KVM switch compatibilty

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I have the following:
Monitor: Acer AL2216WD
Input Signal: VGA (Analog), DVI-D (Digital), HDCP
Maximum Resolution 1380 x 1050
I currently use the VGA cable but will be getting a Digital Video card and changing to DVI-D

I would like to get a KVM switch and am currently looking at the D-Link DKVM-2K a mini 2 port which only supports the following:
The DKVM-2KU supports VGA, SVGA, and MultiSync monitors at up to 2048 x 1536 resolution

Are they compatible??
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Thank you.
Do you know of reasonably priced KVM switches I can use with DVI-D
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Goodness I see your point.
Is there any way I can get around this I just want to be able to use the monitor very rarely with both computers and not spend all that money.
For example can I have two video cards (VGA and DVI-D) in the computer and simply change the monitors cable to VGA when I want to use a VGA KVM switch.

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If reference to your first comment.
I haven't purchased the digital sound card yet I only have the analog so if I purchase a DVD-I video card can I use my monitor with it?
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