For Immediate Release

Dr. Bott LLC ships MoniSwitch Pro 8, for sharing up to 8 computers from a
single keyboard, monitor and mouse.

Portland, OR – May 23, 2000


Dr. Bott is pleased to announce MoniSwitch Pro 8 which allows the sharing
of monitor and USB peripherals between up to eight computers.

Only Dr. Bott offers an economical and stylish way to share a single
monitor and USB peripherals between diverse operating systems such as Mac
OS 8/9, Mac OS X Server, Windows 98/2000 and any other OS that supports hot
swappable USB.

Pixar Animation Studios’ Mac Systems Guru, Cory Knox said “I haven’t had
any trouble with MoniSwitch at all. It’s been a tremendous help in allowing
me to reclaim my desk space! I’ve used many different switches from many
different companies, and this one is by far the best. Thank you so much for
such a great product!”

* Standard VGA (HD15) video interface.
* Looks and works great with new G4s!
* Supports power on through Mac compatible keyboards.
* Supports 5-8 computers (see MoniSwitch USB for 2-4 computers).
* Includes all necessary USB and super premium VGA video cables! (6 feet)
* Lighted LED indicates selected computer at a glance.
* Compatible with Windows 98, Mac OS and other operating systems that
support USB.
* Compact design measuring only 2 7/8″ x 5 7/8″ x 6 1/2″

MoniSwitch Pro 8 is currently shipping in quantity and is available through
Dr. Bott LLC (North America), Dr. Bott KG (Europe), and authorized
resellers. MoniSwitch Pro 8 retails for $399. Reseller inquiries are

About Dr. Bott LLC:
Dr. Bott LLC of Portland, Oregon (, is a
manufacturer and distributor of Macintosh peripherals dedicated to serving
resellers, VARs, and individuals with third party Macintosh products that
provide real solutions for real problems.

Dr. Bott LLC can be reached at (503) 452-8101 or by fax at (503) 892-2475.
For further information check the Dr. Bott web site at


Dr. Bott products are available through DevDepot
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800-MACDEV-1, Outside US/Canada: 805-494-9797, Fax: 805-494-9798.