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The Crick Switch Interface is a USB switch connector for PC or Apple computers. It allows connection of 4 switches. Using the accompanying software, switches can be configured for a range of software or can be set to emulate mouse or keyboard functions. This switch interface will work with Clicker 5 Software.

General Details

Installation

USB-Keys 2 software is a small application that converts switch presses from the USB Switch box into key presses or mouse clicks. It is set up via a single dialog where the user simply chooses which key press or mouse click each of the switches is to generate.
The software can be set up to start automatically whenever the computer is started up, and it remembers the settings it was last using.

System Requirements:
Macintosh OSX or Windows 8
USB port
CD-ROM

Extra product information

The Crick USB Switch Interface allows up to four switches to be attached the computer. It includes software that automatically configures the switches for use with most popular switch software. Alternatively you can customise the function of each switch to act as a keyboard or mouse input as required.

This can be used as both a KEYBOARD and a MOUSE interface and can be used with most single switch programs.
Includes USB-Keys which is a software program that allows you to determine which keyboard or mouse function will be entered with each switch press.

Switches can send any of the following actions:
Space, Return, Tab
Number keys: 1,2,3,4
Cursor keys: up, down, left, right
Mouse: left-click, right-click
The software can be set up to start automatically whenever the computer is started up, and it remembers the settings it was last using.

The Crick USB Switch Interface package is made up of:
Crick USB switch box
USB lead
User manual
CD containing USB-Keys software

The Crick Switch Interface connects to the USB port. The 'USB Keys 2' software is used to configure switch functions. Switches can send the following actions through the interface:

Space, Return, Tab
Number Keys: 1,2,3,4
Cursor Keys: up, down, left, right
Mouse: left-click, right-click

The software can be set up to start automatically when the computer is turned on.

Factors to Consider

Works with Crick range of software (including Clicker 6).
Some software will only work with certain brands of switch interfaces- please check the system requirements of the software.

Manufacturer/Country

Crick Software, United Kingdom

Warranty

12 months

Websites

Maintenance

Refer to the supplier and manufacturer manual for maintenance instructions and safety warnings.

Models / Specifications

Model Crick USB Switch Interface: One model only

  • Number of Switch Inputs 4 units

Features

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Set Up or Installation

  • Switch Interface Set Up :
    • Installable device driver
    • Plug and play
    • Switch function adjusted on computer software
  • Operating system(s) :
    • Macintosh
    • Windows
  • Switch Interface Connections:
    • USB

Power Source

  • Power source:
    • USB connection with a mains powered device

Standard Features Included

  • Switch Functions Available:
    • Any keyboard press
    • Combination keyboard press (e.g. Ctrl+S)
    • Left Click
    • Right Click
  • Switch Interface Features:
    • External switch jacks

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