What is the opinion of Reddit about the
StarTech.com Crash Cart Adapter – 1920 x 1200 – Portable Laptop USB 2.0 to KVM Console (NOTECONS01)?

A total of 10 reviews of this product on Reddit.

1 point

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27th Jul 2020

Instead of a monitor/keyboard/mouse in my trunk I carry one of these. Lets me use my laptop as a crashcart. Kind of expensive, but I use it all the time and saves me a lot of space.
CRash cart adapter

1 point

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16th Sep 2019

There are keyboard-video-mouse dongles that allow you to use a laptop as the “head” for a system. Maybe that would be ok?

The following is not an endorsement (just an example): https://www.amazon.com/StarTech-com-Console-Portable-Laptop-Adapter/dp/B002CLKFTQ

1 point

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25th Jan 2015

This is what I use. I know this isn’t exactly what you’re looking for, but it serves the same purpose. It might work or might not, depending on your situation.
http://www.amazon.com/Console-Portable-Laptop-Crash-Adapter/dp/B002CLKFTQ

For the HDMI-only server, you will likely need an adapter.

75 points

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3rd Feb 2019

I know it’s expensive, but if it’s critical to the job – https://www.amazon.com/StarTech-com-Console-Portable-Laptop-Adapter/dp/B002CLKFTQ

Fits in your pocket and doesn’t require you to plug into a customer’s PDU’s.

1 point

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7th Feb 2022

I do network and server administration and we have well-stocked vans for any call I need to go on that I think might require power tools or cable pulling. I also just decided to remove my big “IT toolbag” from my car because I almost never look in there anymore since I stopped doing desktop and infrastructure cabling work. So all I have left is a messenger bag, which I forget at home or the office half the time.

In my laptop messenger bag, I have:

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8th Aug 2021

Without looking too hard for cheaper options, this sounds like it’s halfway to what you’re looking for, turns your laptop into a portable kvm

https://www.amazon.com/StarTech-com-Console-Portable-Laptop-Adapter/dp/B002CLKFTQ