Switch Keyboard Tray

The UPLIFT Switch Keyboard Tray's mousing platform easily slides through the tray from left to right for ambidextrous use
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  • Effortless adjustment with 8" of height adjustment range
  • Lift and release mechanism with dial for 10° positive and 20° negative tilt
  • 360° swivel mechanism allows for storage and quick adjustments
  • Includes removable wrist rest and mousepad
  • Made in the USA to meet or exceed ANSI/BIFMA standards
The Switch Keyboard Tray allows you mouse and type on a spacious surface.

Switch Keyboard Tray

It’s great to have a place for everything and everything in its place. Enter the Switch Keyboard Tray — featuring a separate mouse pad area that can go from left to right with just a push and the will to change. It’s never a bad time to Switch things up.

Check out our Keyboard Tray Comparison Chart (PDF) if you need more help deciding which keyboard tray is best for your setup.

Corner Sleeve

Working in an L-shaped desk doesn’t mean you need to feel wedged in all the time. Our convenient UPLIFT Corner Sleeve steps in to take the edge off for everyone that likes to work right in the middle of all the desk action. As soon as you’ve taken in the hardy metal structure and the added space the sleeve adds to your work surface, trust us—you’re going to learn to love feeling cornered.

A slim 0.25'' phenolic Corner Sleeve allows for plenty of knee clearance under desks, even with under-desk accessories.
A fully equipped UPLIFT Desk with mounted CPU holder and Switch Keyboard Tray.

Track Spacer

Why choose between installing our supportive crossbars and getting the full under-desk retraction our keyboard trays offer? Get the best of both worlds with the Track Spacer, and expand your accessories’ reach to the stars, or at least the back of your desk.

Goldtouch Adjustable Keyboard

Ready to step up your typing game? The highly adjustable, effortlessly ergonomic Goldtouch Adjustable Keyboard is a perfect complement to our UPLIFT trays—raising, lowering, and splitting to suit any individual need, and cushioning everything from your casework to your commentary with curves on every key. Mavis Beacon would be proud.

While supplies last, add a brand-new keyboard to complement your keyboard tray at a special low price of just $20.

The Goldtouch Adjustable Keyboard tents for keying comfort.

Assembly Video



Platform dimensions 19.5" wide by 11.5" deep by 0.25" thick
Mouse pad dimensions 8.25" diameter
Height adjustment 3" above track to 5" below (8" total)
Track lengths 21" (standard) & 11" (for limited depths)
Swivel at mechanism 360°
Weight limit 10 lbs
Warranty 5 years
Shipping dimensions 14'' W x 6'' H x 28'' D, 22 lbs

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Do more people prefer the Large Keyboard Tray or the Switch Keyboard Tray?

    It really comes down to personal preference. Some people really enjoy having a separate mousing platform, and will therefore be happier with the Switch. Other people are quite content with the single, large surface provided by the Large Keyboard Tray.

  2. What are the benefits of the Switch over the Large Keyboard Tray?

    The Switch Keyboard Tray has a more compact footprint, thanks to the separate mouse platform. It also features a cable organizer to keep your mouse cord in line.

  3. What is the track spacer and do I really need one?

    The crossbar of the UPLIFT frame is mounted to the underside of the desktop, and may get in the way of your keyboard tray when you try to push it all the way under the desktop. That is where the Track Spacer comes into play. The Track Spacer goes over the crossbar and allows you to install the keyboard tray directly to it, instead of your desk. This means that you will be able to fully stow your keyboard tray under your desk without hitting the crossbar. We highly recommend the Track Spacer!

  4. Can I tilt the mousing platform independently of the keyboard platform?

    No, the keyboard tray and mousing platform tilt in unison.

  5. Why is it called a "switch" keyboard tray?

    The Switch Keyboard Tray allows you to easily "switch" the mousing platform from left to right, depending on which hand you prefer to use for mousing.

  6. Are there one or two mouse platforms that slide out from underneath the keyboard tray?

    There is one mousing platform that slides from side-to-side underneath the keyboard platform. Only one side of the mouse platform can be used at a time.

  7. I just installed my keyboard tray but now it won't lower, help!

    Stay calm, you may have simply forgotten to remove the shipping pin. Refer to step four of the installation guide for how to remove the shipping pin and you'll be enjoying your keyboard tray in no time.

  8. How big is the keyboard platform?

    The keyboard platform measures 19.5" wide by 11.5" deep by 0.25" thick.


Warranty Info

This product comes standard with a 5-year limited warranty. For more information on UPLIFT warranty coverage, click here.

Return Instructions

  • All single-item UPLIFT Desk brand orders, with the exception of our custom laminate and solid wood desktops, are eligible for our 30-day trial. If you're not satisfied for any reason, return the item with no outbound shipping or restocking fees.
  • Return window closes 30 days after receipt of item. You must request the Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) number within this time. You are responsible for return shipping costs.
  • All items must be disassembled and returned in their original factory packaging and in "Like New" condition. Items not returned in this condition may be subject to additional fees.
  • To view the full return policy, click here.

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  • 5
    Great Keyboard

    Posted by Dave Z on Dec 3rd 2016

    I bought the Uplift Switch keyboard tray because of limited mounting space at my work desk. Using the short track mount, the tray is absolutely rock solid and doesn't move at all when typing. I have been suffering from carpal tunnel syndrome and find that this tray has been of immense benefit in reducing CTS symptoms once I was properly adjusted it.

  • 5
    The perfect keyboard tray for me

    Posted by Suzy M. on May 8th 2015

    I love this keyboard tray. I had a cheap tray before and thankfully this Uplift Switch Tray is a really high end upgrade for me. It has a easy to use finger dial with degree markings so I can achieve the perfect angle for my keyboard and even modify it slightly as my hands/wrists need a different position. I've only ever seen this high end dial feature on much more expensive Humanscale keyboard trays. The tray moves up/down very easily and is rock solid steady while I type. I like the fact that it came with both a short and long track for mounting it below my desk, I ended up using the short track and it works very well. The included mouse pad and cord keeper on the mouse tray are really great little touches that make this affordable keyboard tray nicer than any other keyboard tray I've seen. Make sure you install the tray on the mechanism before trying to make the mechanism go up/down. You need the mechanism to get leverage on the tray so you can use the easy up/down feature on this tray. I jumped the gun and didn't follow the assembly instructions and I thought my up/down didn't work. A quick call to the very helpful customer service set me straight!