tinkerBOY IBM XT/AT Keyboard (180 Degree, 5-pin DIN) To USB Converter v1.0 now uses Vial QMK firmware (better than Soarer’s Converter firmware) so you can use your old 5-pin IBM XT or AT and compatible keyboard on a modern computer with USB support.
NEW: You can now purchase an adapter with QMK Firmware supporting both Via and Vial. VIA is a feature of QMK Firmware while Vial is a fork of QMK Firmware. Vial is an open-source cross-platform (Windows, Linux and Mac) GUI application and a QMK fork for configuring your keyboard in real time. For more info about Vial please go to their website at https://get.vial.today/.
Take a look at some screenshots.
2 Ways to remap or configure your keyboard with QMK in realtime:
Vial – Download the Vial app or use the online app available at get.vial.today (recommended).
- On-the-fly Config Selection
- Full NKRO, if the keyboard supports it.
- Compatible with Windows, MacOS, and Linux.
- XT protocol supported (scan code set 1).
- AT protocol supported (scan code set 2).
- Realtime configuration using Vial app or online.
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