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General Category => General Discussion => Topic started by: baddielaz on 02:15 PM - 02/05/21

Title: USB switch
Post by: baddielaz on 02:15 PM - 02/05/21
hey bros, i was just wondering if this USB switch https://www.amazon.co.uk/Selector-Switcher-One-Button-Swapping-Keyboard-Black/dp/B07MNZ1FVS/ref=sr_1_2_sspa?dchild=1&keywords=usb+switch&qid=1612555690&sr=8-2-spons&psc=1&smid=ALDJ3DU3Y5BR&spLa=ZW5jcnlwdGVkUXVhbGlmaWVyPUExS0VFSTFPU1AzS0VXJmVuY3J5cHRlZElkPUEwNTMzODc3M0M3MFdKRktBMlI3MiZlbmNyeXB0ZWRBZElkPUExMDM4NTc1M1FMUDZLTkwzTFNUViZ3aWRnZXROYW1lPXNwX2F0ZiZhY3Rpb249Y2xpY2tSZWRpcmVjdCZkb05vdExvZ0NsaWNrPXRydWU= would work with my XIM Apex and if so could someone help me with how it all gets plugged in please? im new to XIM so any help would be appreciated (: thanks
Title: Re: USB switch
Post by: Edge-Effect on 12:00 PM - 02/06/21
Hi Baddielaz, I'm using a very similar usb switch with my Apex but Usb 3.0 (see below link),. Upgraded to Apex beta firmware so I can play PS5 games.  Setup is; one of the usb input leads plugs into the Apex fob\dongle and the other into my pc, keyboard - mouse & controller plugs into the front of the output usb's (the usb hub that comes with the Xim is not used at all). Everything works perfect, only thing I have to do is unplug the Controller when  switching and using my pc because it plays havoc with Google Chrome (stops responding ) for some reason.