IOGEAR MiniView Compact 2-Port w/Cables



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The IOGEAR MiniView GCS12 2-port Compact KVM Switch allows you to control 2 computers with a single keyboard, mouse, and monitor.  Use one keyboard, one mouse and one monitor to control two PC or Macintosh systems.* The IOGEAR GCS12 self-powered KVM switch features mouse & keyboard emulation to ensure smooth operation, as well as support for Plug-n-Play monitors and most wheel mice. IOGEAR's patented Video Signal Enhancement (VSE) technology provides rich, 32-bit color at resolutions up to 1920 x 1440.

* Macintosh support requires IOGEAR's Mac Adapter.

IOGEAR MiniView Compact KVM Switch Function Diagram
IOGEAR MiniView Compact KVM Switch Function Diagram

IOGEAR MiniView GCS12 Features and Benefits:

  • Use one keyboard, monitor and mouse to control two computers
  • Microsoft Intellimouse, Logitech FirstMouse+, MouseMan+, and other special mice are supported
  • Port selection through push button and Hotkeys
  • PS/2 mouse emulation for error-free boot-up
  • Connected PC's can be added or removed from the setup without powering off the KVM switch
  • Plug-n-Play monitor support
  • MiniView switches support video resolutions up to 1920 x 1440
  • No software required
  • Built in AutoScan mode
  • Keyboard lock states are stored for each computer
  • LEDs allow for easy status monitoring
  • Macintosh keys are remapped on the PS/2 keyboard
  • Built-in surge protection

IOGEAR MiniView GCS12 KVM Switch Package Contents:

  • 1 MiniView 2-port KVM switch GCS12
  • 2 Sets of premium bonded KVM cables
  • 1 Installation manual
  • 1 Quick start guide
  • 1 Product registration card

IOGEAR GCS12 Specifications:

Height 1.25 in. (3.175 cm.)
Width 3.5 in. (8.89 cm.)
Depth 8 in. (20.32 cm.)
Weight 0.35 Lbs. (0.1575 kg.)
Case Plastic
Consumption DC 5V 20mA (Max.)
Amps 20mA (Max.)
Voltage DC 5V
CPU Connectors  
Keyboard 2x6 pin mini-DIN Female (PS/2)
Monitor 2xHDB15 Male (Std. VGA/SVGA)
Mouse 2x6 pin mini-DIN Female (PS/2)
Console Connectors  
Mouse 1x6 pin mini-DIN Female (PS/2)
Keyboard 1x6 pin mini-DIN Female (PS/2)
Monitor 1xHDB15 Female (Std. VGA/SVGA)
Computer Connections  
Direct 2
Selected 2
Mouse PS/2
Keyboard PS/2, AT
Video Resolution 1920x1440; DDC2B
Scan Interval 5 seconds
Port Selection Push Buttons or Hot Keys
System Requirements Computers with PS/2 mouse connections, PS/2 or AT keyboard connections, and HDDB15 VGA connection.