Video extenders let you extend video between the source and the output devices over long distances. These devices use standard Cat5 / Cat5e / Cat6 UTP cables to deliver video involving the local transmitting unit and the remote receiving unit. These Cat5 Extender units transmit Video locally in addition to remotely to one or several screens.

Amongst the various kinds of those units, the most common are the VGA Extender. These extenders are available with 1/2/4/8 vents and with optional stereo audio or RS232 control. These are simple to install and encourage simple plug and play performance. You can purchase CAT5 Switches online on Cat 5 KVM Switches.

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These Cat5 Extender units deliver sharp and clear images with resolutions of up to 1900 x 1200. They supply equalization and video signal gain adjustment. While VGA extenders are the most popular, video extenders are also available in other formats too, including, DVI extender, HDMI extender, Composite extender, and Component extender.

KVM Extender allows the computer keyboard, mouse, and monitor to be placed up to 1000 feet away from a computer. They have a double user option which allows two users to access the same computer. This feature is excellent for either remote desktop programs or for controlling one PC from more than 1 location. Dual User access makes it possible for the major system to be put in a safe environment.