Remote Control Panel

Control KVM from Rack Mountable Push-button Switches

  • Rack-mountable push-button switches for switching a KVM port to any CPU port
  • Connects directly to the RS232 port of a KVM switch using a single RJ11 Data cable
  • Compatible with Rose Electronics UltraMatrix, UltraConsole, UltraView, ServeView, and MultiVideo products

Typical Application

Remote Control Panel application


Remote Control Panel provides quick and easy pushbutton switching to 4, 8, 12, or 16 computers. It is compatible with Rose Electronics UltraView, ServeView, MultiVideo, UltraMatrix, Xtensys, and other switches, and plugs into the RS232 port. Eliminating the need for keyboard commands and on-screen menus, the Remote Control Panel is ideal for system applications in which remotely switching different computers to a single KVM station. When one of the numbered buttons is pressed, control of the corresponding computer is transferred to the remote KVM station. Operating computers at a distance is made possible with the use of a standard RJ11 data cable. The Remote Control Panel can be used to fulfill a multitude of uses, making it an excellent resource in any situation in which expedient switching between computers is a priority. Minimal setup and configuration are required.


Dimensions (W x D x H) 13.2" x 4.5" x 1.75" (335 x 114 x 44.5 mm)
Weight 4 lbs (1.8 kgs)
Power 90-240 VAC 50-60Hz
External adapter, 17 VAC CT, 700 ma
Distance RS232: 100 feet (30m)
Connectors Power: DIN5
RS232: DB9M
Controls KVM port select: Lighted push-button per port
Environment Operating temperature: 32°F–113°F (0°C–45°C)
Storage temperature: -13°F–140°F (-25°C–60°C)
Relative humidity: 5%–85%, non-condensing

Part numbers

Product Part Number Description
RCP-4RS/SWRemote Control Switch, 4 Computers
RCP-8RS/SWRemote Control Switch, 8 Computers
RCP-12RS/SWRemote Control Switch, 12 Computers
RCP-16RS/SWRemote Control Switch, 16 Computers
ACC-ATRXSerial adapter, RJ11 to DB9F
CAB-04RJnnn RJ11 cable
 (nnn = length in feet)
RM-UL1919" Rack mount kit
RM-UL2323" Rack mount kit
Rack mount kit