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Windows 7: Mechanical Keyboards

01 Jan 2010   #11

Windows 7/10 64 bit

The old keyboards were good but the "cherry switches" do go back and need to be replaced. Fortunately the old keyboards that had the cherry switches could be worked on and a bad key replaced. I've worked on IBM mainframe keyboards and on some old GTE (Ultronics Systems) keyboards that had replaceable keys. But, these model keyboards were custom/proprietary interfaces and not compatible with PC I/O device interfaces.

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29 Apr 2010   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

I know this thread was a bit old, but I picked up a ABS M1 keyboard tonight after debating this for a while. It will take a little getting used to, but thus far I am pretty happy with it. It's no frills and I like that. And it's nice and heavy, so it doesn't slide around.

The cord could be a bit longer...that would be my only real complaint.
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