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DISCONTINUED. (Verified 4/2003) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. Switch-Back is a switch interface which connects simple switches to an Apple Macintosh computer that has Desktop Bus firmware. The device accepts from one to six switches and may be connected anywhere on the Apple Desktop Bus (ADB). Switches are plugged into stereo jacks in the back of Switch-Back. When a switch is activated the computer thinks a function key on the keyboard has been pushed. Software tasks can be assigned to function keys F10 - F15 for switches 1 - 6; pressing the switch will activate the specific function. Possible applications include remote on/off and computer logging of phone calls. Such applications can be set up by connecting external input switches to the computer and customizing desired functions using macro programs. The Switch-Back device comes with an ABD cable and documentation. ABD firmware and input switches are not included. COMPATIBILITY: For use on Apple Macintosh computers. DIMENSIONS: 1.3 x 6.2 x 4 inches. WEIGHT: 0.5 pounds.