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Originally Posted by TwoCables View Post
Can the keypad connect to USB? I mean, will you need NKRO with the keypad? Is the keypad even capable of NKRO?
well mainly I would connect it for work only i don't need for gaming or anything else, it's a cherry brwn switch keypad made in Germany # G80-5700HAAUS/04.
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post #2162 of 14551
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Originally Posted by fishman78 View Post
Yeah, but noise from this one is loud! My wife can always tell when i'm typing and she's a story up

Are the brown switches that much quiter than the blue?
If I were to just compare the Majestouch Tactile Touch to the Tactile Click, then I would say that there are only 2 ways the Tactile Touch can be quieter than the Click:
  1. Don't bottom out the keycaps against the board.
  2. No click of the switch (just the bump).
See, I'm finding that as long as I don't bottom out with the Tactile Click, then it's very quiet since the click of the Cherry MX Blue switches is pretty quiet. I mean, it's just a subtle click that is quieter than the sound of bottoming out the keycaps.

However, it also helps to use the keyboard in a carpeted room.
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Originally Posted by Kaankin View Post
well mainly I would connect it for work only i don't need for gaming or anything else, it's a cherry brwn switch keypad made in Germany # G80-5700HAAUS/04.
Does it use the USB interface?
Edited by TwoCables - 3/11/10 at 12:14pm
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post #2163 of 14551
Nop sure doesn't, so i guess i can just connect the filco to a USB and the keypad to the ps/2.
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post #2164 of 14551
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Originally Posted by Kaankin View Post
Nop sure doesn't, so i guess i can just connect the filco to a USB and the keypad to the ps/2.
Oh, then certainly use a PS/2 to USB adapter for the keypad.

But if it will work in the port that's usually used for the mouse, then nevermind. However, I just don't know yet whether or not it will work in that PS/2 port.

Here are some PS/2 to USB adapters:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...o%20usb&Page=1
Edited by TwoCables - 3/11/10 at 12:56pm
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post #2165 of 14551
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+1 on the active PS/2 to USB adapter

It's the easiest way to do it if you want to keep the keyboard on PS/2.
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post #2166 of 14551
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Elitekeyboards got a crapton of Otaku models in stock, and they're using softer LEDs (as Brian put it, "no more signalling extraterrestrial life").

Majestouch Tactile Touch NKRO "Otaku"
http://www.elitekeyboards.com/produc...d=fkbn104mnpek

Tenkeyless Majestouch Tactile Click "Otaku"
http://www.elitekeyboards.com/produc...d=fkbn87mcnpek

Tenkeyless Majestouch Tactile Click "Otaku" White
http://www.elitekeyboards.com/produc...d=fkbn87mcewek

Tenkeyless Majestouch Tactile Touch "Otaku" White
http://www.elitekeyboards.com/produc...id=fkbn87mewek


But best of all: replacement printed keycaps!
http://www.elitekeyboards.com/produc...id=fkb10487prn
got the email this morning too... those white tenkeyless are awesome! At first I really wanted printed keys for my number row, but I'm pretty much to the point of not needing them anymore.

The wrist rests have been delayed yet again though
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DAMNIT i need to stop coming to this thread, i want one so bad but then that thing doesnt come with a wrist support then i got to find a wrist support, i would love to have the white one, but i smoke so its gonna turn a different color !!!!!!!!!!!!!! i swear if they were like 80 bucks i would of bought like 5 of them.
 
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post #2168 of 14551
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DAMNIT i need to stop coming to this thread, i want one so bad but then that thing doesnt come with a wrist support then i got to find a wrist support, i would love to have the white one, but i smoke so its gonna turn a different color !!!!!!!!!!!!!! i swear if they were like 80 bucks i would of bought like 5 of them.
Smoke doesn't actually stain it. It might coat it, and you'll have to clean it once in a while to keep it looking good, but it's nothing permanent.

The one thing I've found that's absolutely amazing for removing smoke residue from plastic is Windex, believe it or not. Try it on your monitor's casing, you'll surprised.
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anyone use paypal on them? since i got my bank account linked up to it will it take the same amount of time to process the payment?
 
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Here, AutoHotKey.
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