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Funny how you don't know you need something till you read about it. On the Mac Forum Blog I read a review of a thing called an Iogear GCS362U 2-Port Kvm switch.

It enables you to operate two computers from one usb keyboard/mouse/monitor.

It sounds a great idea except that I use a bluetooth Mac mouse and keyboard.

Is there a similar device for them?
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I wrote that review.

I've never seen one for Bluetooth devices, unfortunately. Although you can pair the keyboard and mouse with more than one PC, I'm not sure they can be connected to two PCs at once.

Oh, and also... NOTE: Thread moved to appropriate forum. Not just anything goes in Anything Goes

Liquid and computers don't mix. It might seem simple, but we see an incredible amount of people post here about spills. Keep drinks and other liquids away from your expensive electronics!
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Oh Thanks. I knew it shouldn't be in the Switchers' Forum. The magic mouse takes a bit of getting used to as it's so responsive, almost too responsive at times but I'll just control the PC separately.
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