can i use a usb port on this keyboard to connect to another computer (use two computers with one keyboard)??

i have two computers set up and i'm wondering if i buy a usb cable if i can plug the keyboard (or an older mac keyboard w. two usb ports) in and use it for two computers!! that would be SWEET!

Apple Keyboard with Numeric Keypad

Apple Keyboard with Numeric Keypad

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    Not without using a KVM switch. You need to switch it from one computer to the other.
    Otherwise how would it know what Mac you are on at the time.
    Search for KVM switch.