3 votes
Accepted

Does this destop has voltage switch capability?

Many don't have switches these days, they're auto-switching - but you need to be able to read the info panel on the power supply to know for sure. This is what it must say, 100-240V, ~50/60Hz Only ...
Tetsujin's user avatar
  • 486
2 votes
Accepted

Gigabit Switch for Home LAN

For home networking, TP-Link and Netgear are the brands I've found most affordable and relilable; TP-Link tends to be a little cheaper and Netgear a little more reliable, but there's little difference ...
ArtOfCode's user avatar
  • 2,253
2 votes

Device Sharing over USB with remote, programmatic control (not a button)

You actually answered your own question with a perfectly acceptable hardware rec! The USB Switch acts like any KVM switch, press num-lock two times and it will switch over. Found this in a review......
BigElittles's user avatar
2 votes

Networking hardware that allows configuration of IP for each port

You can do this with a managed switch. My personal experience is only with small/medium business managed switches, but either the ProSafe M5300-28GF3: 24-port Gigabit SFP Managed L3 Switch (GSM7328FS ...
Andy's user avatar
  • 3,260
2 votes
Accepted

sfp+ switch for linux cluster

Would any of these work for me? The CRS317-1G-16S+RM and TL-SX3016F definitely will, and they both have good support. Which one of the above you would recommend? And why? I use the CRS317-1G-16S+RM ...
James Risner's user avatar
2 votes

IT Networking: Tiny managed 2-port network switch?

Mikrotik has various devices, for example mAP with suggested price $45. Wireless You can disable. You can power it via POE.
Guntis's user avatar
  • 121
2 votes

16-port 19" rackmount PoE Switch with low noise

Since no one else answered I will give the answer, as in the meantime I choose the "Ubiquiti Unifi 16-150W" switch. It has one (maybe even 2) fans, but they only come on at a certain ...
Patric's user avatar
  • 141
1 vote
Accepted

Which kit to replace a basic toggle switch

The damaged switch is known as a single pole single throw rocker switch, also SPST rocker switch. The only critical aspect of this switch is the size of the opening. Conveniently, you have the opening ...
fred_dot_u's user avatar
  • 1,408
1 vote
Accepted

Gigabit ethernet switch with VLAN management powered thru PoE

Cisco C3560CX-8PT-S has remote management, up to two PoE upstream power sources, 8 ports, wall and rack mountable. You can power with a single PoE+ upstream or two PoE upstream. They are readily ...
James Risner's user avatar
1 vote

Layer 3 POE+ Network Switch Advice

While I've not used it personally, I've used some of their other gear which runs the same basic software and I suspect Microtik's CRS354-48G-4S+2Q+RM meets and exceeds your requirements in every way. ...
Journeyman Geek's user avatar
1 vote
Accepted

Decently priced 10-Gigabit Ethernet switches?

Absolute lowest price I could bring one down for is 185.73. You'll notice that regardless of your low port requirement this switch has 24 ports. This just happened to be cheaper than switches with ...
Bennett Yeo's user avatar
  • 1,142
1 vote
Accepted

16 ports rackable gigabit switch(es) for 10 inches wall mounting cabinet: does it even exist?

Some solutions I've found so far. They are all Gigabit 16 ports sold WITHOUT 10" rack mounting kit Intellinet 16-Port Gigabit 561068. L x W x H: 21.5 x 13.3 x 44 millimeters Longshine LCS-GS8116-A....
Anto's user avatar
  • 139
1 vote

Any USB-C only switch in existence?

https://sabrent.com/products/sb-tb4k Two devices upstream Three USB4 ports downstream It won't get any better any time soon.
chx's user avatar
  • 406
1 vote
Accepted

Low cost 4-8 port 2.5 GBe switch

I think the TRENDnet 5-Port Unmanaged TEG-S350 switch seems to be a good option: Goes for $129.99 Wall Mountable; The 2.5G switches feature metal housing with a convenient wall mountable design for ...
Yisroel Tech's user avatar
1 vote

Switch to swap between two USB C laptops

Turn a $30 USB switch into a full-featured KVM doesn't work with Apple Silicon Macs at the moment but there's a workaround in linked issues if you are not afraid of compiling Rust. Sabrent has a USB C ...
chx's user avatar
  • 406
1 vote

3-Monitor/3 Comptuter Complex Setup Help

If you search for "KVM Switch" on Amazon, that will get you part of the way to your end goal. The one I use only allows 2 input computers to go to 2 monitors. For some reason they do not ...
Cullen D's user avatar
  • 121
1 vote
Accepted

What are the pros and cons of Relays and Transistors

The main difference is that relays switch a different circuit while transistors switch the circuit that the transistor is in.
CoderCookie10's user avatar
1 vote
Accepted

USB switch for monitors

The Workstation The cheap route is to use a USB-C Hub. I have used this one across many devices and can vouch for it. The fancy way, you can get a USB-C Dock that is basically the same thing but is ...
Alphy13's user avatar
  • 890
1 vote

What type of Network Switch+Router to buy for small (less than 15) computers and printers

I have successfully ran a small office network using a MikroTik Hex. It's a decent router, with good software, good management solutions and support for VPNs. We recently switched to a bigger one ...
jaskij's user avatar
  • 1,001
1 vote

Any A/B switch to use a Dell docking station in two computers? Or any other solution?

I don't have a direct answer for you, but may have a useful alternative. I have worked with many computers of various flavors and long ago gave up the idea of switches for the various displays and ...
Stan Bischof's user avatar
1 vote

I need a POE switch that can supply four 32w cameras + one 12w camera

Found the hikvision ds-3eo318p-e 240w switch which can do eight 30w ports, but it's expensive. Decided just to plug injectors into the current switch. I started with my router going to a cheap 8-...
computemike's user avatar
1 vote

Connecting a Laptop and Desktop to 3 monitors

I have the same setup, except with a GTX 970. I use a cheap-o VGA kvm and it works great. This HDMI KVM is what your are looking for. Sea Wit HDMI KVM Switch - 2 Port KVM Switcher Supports 1080P ...
BigElittles's user avatar
1 vote
Accepted

Ethernet switch with ports at the front and back

Edit 2: There are some products now: https://www.amazon.de/dp/B0CJ31DLRT as an example. There are various vendors who are all selling the seemingly same device. You can also find it on Aliexpress/ebay....
user3549596's user avatar
1 vote

Ethernet switch with ports at the front and back

Black Box has a 5-Port Gigabit Ethernet Switch with support for Power of Ethernet, however it does cost a pretty penny. Which is closer to what you probably want, with the exception of the power ...
Scott Ramboz's user avatar
1 vote

WLAN router for 802.1X (RADIUS) testing

One cheap option would be the D-Link DIR-632. It supports all of the above requirements, save perhaps "management of at least 12 devices possible," using dd-wrt firmware, possibly also stock firmware. ...
Adam Wykes's user avatar
  • 2,375
1 vote
Accepted

Managed ("Smart") switch with port status

Look at Mikrotik routers based on RouterBoard hardware and RouterOS software. The prices are competitive even with dumb switches, reconfiguring the router to act as a switch is perfectly normal (our ...
SF.'s user avatar
  • 542

Only top scored, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible