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Cord management: pegboard nailed to back of desk & plastic pegboard locks to keep the cables in place
Telephone Cord Repurpose... Cable Management. What a great idea!
Cable Management: Corral your cables with a rain gutter.
Outstanding under-the-desk computer cable management idea.
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