[Coco] Recreating the CoCo keyboard

Dave Philipsen dave at davebiz.com
Sun Oct 25 10:07:34 EDT 2020

I have bought modern USB keyboards that fall back to PS/2 by simply 
using a PS/2 to USB adapter. In fact, my CoCoDEV uses a USB connector 
for the keyboard but relies on the keyboard's ability to fall back to 
PS/2. Most of the inexpensive USB keyboards do it.


On 10/24/2020 11:31 PM, Allen Huffman wrote:
>> On Oct 24, 2020, at 11:48 AM, Dave Philipsen <dave at davebiz.com> wrote:
>> The only suggestion I would make regarding such a keyboard is that it would be nice if, like most other inexpensive USB keyboards, it would fall back to PS/2 format. That would make it compatible with Gary’s CoCo3FPGA and my CoCoDEV.
> Sadly, these Alibaba places are all modern USB things.  But, surely someone could make a USB to PS2 adapter?
> 		— A

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