troubleshooting Question

User KVM for PS2 AND USB?

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We have a monitoring station that servers a business purpose for a user that has two computers sitting at a desk.

So there are two towers, two monitors, two keyboards and mouse etc.

Normally I would just stick in a cheap kvm switch that would eliminate two keyboards and mouses. I would leave the two monitors, as they need to be used. I would normally only use the KVM for just the keyboard and mouse toggle.

However I ran into a problem. Comptuer 1 is quite old...there is no USB ports on the machine. It only uses PS2 mouses and keyboards. Computer 2 is newer and only uses USB.

My KVM only works via USB.

I know there are expensive server room ones, I normally only use cheap $20-$30 KVM for user situation like this where there's only two computers. For example I normally use these for a cheap solution for user computers for things like this:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817403047&Tpk=tk-207k

I can't seem to find on that fits my situation.

Can someone link me a cheap KVM that would work for with one being a PS2 and one being a USB?

Thanks!
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