Status if KVM switches


Back in the day kvm switches had issues with clarity, switching and dependability unless you paid real big dollars  for the kvm switch.  

For almost forever I have preferred all software solutions because they worked better unless you were doing heavy video and sound such as video conferencing  solutions such as Google Hangouts.  

As you were guessing, my next sentence that I need to do Google Hangouts and other video conferencing.   Is there a decent kvm out there now that is Windows / Linux compatible, HDMI and reasonably priced.  I am hoping HDMI may have made this better.  


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I have never had problems like you are referring to?
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3 programs that will eliminate the KVM


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TIMFOX123Author Commented:

Great answer !!
synergy it is

That is just what I need because it will leave my video and sound alone
TIMFOX123Author Commented:
Great Answer
Thank you :)
 glad it helped you!!
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