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Hello, I'm not sure if the product I'm looking for even exists but here goes; I'm wondering whether there is something that will allow me to connect 3 USB cameras to 2 computers. say i have cameras a b and c. I need camera a to be connected to computer 1 and camera c to be connected to computer 2, then I need camera b connected to both computers 1 and 2. The catch is that I can only have one of the cameras open per computer, which means that if camera a is on computer 1 then camera b (connected to both) cannot be seen by computer 1 (which is why I can't just use usb hubs)
I thought maybe a kvm switch would work but I would need 2, I can add a picture of the diagram I came up with to show why while it would work it would be tedious to operate. I need it to be as simple as possible as it will be used in a college lab and there is no time to figure out bad connections and even if there was the teachers wouldn't want to deal with that. I just can't come up with anything and was hoping one of you might have an idea. Thanks a ton! thumb.gif
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Brodo Swaggins
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-3570k ASRock z77 Extreme4 EVGA GTX 660 SC Corsair Vengeance Blue 4GB x 2 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Seagate Barracuda ES 7200 500GB x4 RAID 10 Sony 24x  Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus Windows 7 Home Premium 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
21" Dell LCD @ 1440x900 Microsoft Digital Media 3000 Corsair TX750 v2 750W  Fractal Design Arc Midi 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Microsoft Comfort Optical 3000 Logitech black Sony SA-W2500 & Altec Lansing's (Bye bye in a f... 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k GIGABYTE G1.Sniper M3 EVGA GTX 670FTW Samsung miracle (8GB) 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Western Digital Black 1TB 7200 Sony 16x (already have) Corsair H80i Windows 8 64-bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
LG 29EA93-P Black 29" 5ms HDMI 21:9 ADESSO MKB-135B Black Corsair TX750v2 (already own) Silverston Temjin TJ08-e 
MouseMouse PadAudioOther
SHARKOON FireGlider n/a n/a Intel 520 Series Cherryville 2.5" 180GB 
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