The Link Depot USB 2.0 to PS/2 Keyboard and Mouse Adapter offers simple plug-and-play operation for your computer or laptop. It allows you to link PS/2 plug-and-play compatible hardware to the USB port on your devices. This USB 2.0 adapter supports the standard Windows multimedia keys. It is also compatible with Windows 98/SE/ME/2000/XP and the Mac OS9.0/OSX/Linux platforms. This PS/2 cable adapter is an invaluable tool when attempting to use PS/2 equipment with most USB technology. This converter can support multiple devices and has a dependable data transfer component. The function of this unit also allows you to connect older model keyboards and mouse's to newer USB computer systems. It is ideal to use in the home. It is a budget-friendly option at the office when updating equipment. This adapter has one male and one female end. Use it with video game systems and with monitors. It is compliant with USB HID specifications.