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Can 2 people with 2 displays,keyboards,mice share 1 PC

Postposted on Tue Jan 28, 2014 10:48 pm

With the speed of new PC's these days I was wondering if 2 people with there own keyboards, mice and displys share the same PC as long as they were just surfing the net or doing HTPC duties. i can see gaming being a problem.
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Re: Can 2 people with 2 displays,keyboards,mice share 1 PC

Postposted on Tue Jan 28, 2014 11:07 pm

vargis14 wrote:With the speed of new PC's these days I was wondering if 2 people with there own keyboards, mice and displys share the same PC as long as they were just surfing the net or doing HTPC duties. i can see gaming being a problem.

Pretty sure you cannot have more than one pointer device or keyboard on a PC.
Multiple keyboard or mice will simply act as one.
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Re: Can 2 people with 2 displays,keyboards,mice share 1 PC

Postposted on Tue Jan 28, 2014 11:19 pm

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Re: Can 2 people with 2 displays,keyboards,mice share 1 PC

Postposted on Tue Jan 28, 2014 11:22 pm

Yes,

Here are some options, I'm sure there are more.

Windows Multipoint Server
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/multipoint/

MiniFrame SoftXpand
http://www.miniframe.com/

automseat
http://automseat.sourceforge.net/
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