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As long as you appropriately credit the authors & contributors to the guide, that's not an issue.
Alrighty then, cool beans! Will definitely use the Cherry switch GIFs and some of Ripster's pics.

I might post the final PowerPoint here just to show you guys. I'm sure someone will be able to use it to learn the basics of mechanical boards...

Thanks,

CLiB
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Alrighty then, cool beans! Will definitely use the Cherry switch GIFs and some of Ripster's pics.
I might post the final PowerPoint here just to show you guys. I'm sure someone will be able to use it to learn the basics of mechanical boards...
Thanks,
CLiB

If you like I can make you some pie-charts that breaks down popularity by switch for general use, gaming and typing.

The charts aren't actually made yet as the form hosted in the Mech keyboard club hasn't got my ideal number of responses, but there are still enough to make usable charts if you'd like.
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Really? Isn't USB limited to 6 keys only? How would a 6KRO translate to NKRO by just using an adapter?

 

As Crazy said, the board supports it; but the USB driver limits it.

Newer boards support up to 26 keys over USB.

 

PS/2 ports / drivers have no such limitation, which is why it works.

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If you like I can make you some pie-charts that breaks down popularity by switch for general use, gaming and typing.
The charts aren't actually made yet as the form hosted in the Mech keyboard club hasn't got my ideal number of responses, but there are still enough to make usable charts if you'd like.

That would be amazing if you could get those for me! Of course, don't go out of your way just to do this for me, it's no big deal... although if you still want to get me this info, I'll need it by tomorrow at the latest (this assignment is due Thursday, just started it today lol).

By this time tomorrow I will probably have this finished, so I'll upload it then...

Thanks again,

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That would be amazing if you could get those for me! Of course, don't go out of your way just to do this for me, it's no big deal... although if you still want to get me this info, I'll need it by tomorrow at the latest (this assignment is due Thursday, just started it today lol).
By this time tomorrow I will probably have this finished, so I'll upload it then...
Thanks again,
-CLiB

There are the provisional versions, better versions can be generated when I get more data.

Also a footnote for the charts, the form included options for MX Greens, MX Clears and Buckling Spring, however they haven't received any tallies yet.








Hope these help.
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As Crazy said, the board supports it; but the USB driver limits it.
Newer boards support up to 26 keys over USB.

PS/2 ports / drivers have no such limitation, which is why it works.

Wasn't it Ducky and some other company that was experimenting with NKRO over USB?

26KRO is more than enough. Most of us computer users have 10 fingers.
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Wasn't it Ducky and some other company that was experimenting with NKRO over USB?
26KRO is more than enough. Most of us computer users have 10 fingers.

But I like mapping the right half of the keyboard to "Shoot" so I can play with my face.
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But I like mapping the right half of the keyboard to "Shoot" so I can play with my face.


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Wasn't it Ducky and some other company that was experimenting with NKRO over USB?
26KRO is more than enough. Most of us computer users have 10 fingers.

 

Many companies have done it.

 

Nopoo, Ducky, I think Topre did it on a board, Microsoft was the first to do it right, KBT.

 

I know some of the first boards to try NKRO over USB had issues where you would get key ghosting or incompatibility issues.

 

At this point in time, that's all worked out.

 

The DK9008-G2 Pro, DK9008-S2, & DK9008-YOTD all support NKRO over USB.

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There are the provisional versions, better versions can be generated when I get more data.
Also a footnote for the charts, the form included options for MX Greens, MX Clears and Buckling Spring, however they haven't received any tallies yet.



Hope these help.

Those will be EXTREMELY helpful, thank you. I'm working on slide 8 right now, and I need to have 8-12 slides total. I might have to integrate these into the summary slide...
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