DisplayLink is a computer graphics company that specializes in USB graphics hardware. The Linux kernel ships with drivers for DisplayLink devices.

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KDE on 14.04 with DisplayLink bug? [closed]

I'm having some interesting issues with DisplayLink on 14.04 final beta. With the Sewell Displaylink Adapter, sometimes it will initialise, sometimes not. Sometimes I can configure it, and it will ...
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how to get a DisplayLink display adapter working in Ubuntu 13.10

I have a UGA-2K-A USB 2.0 to DVI DisplayLink graphics adapter and I'm trying to get it to work on Ubuntu 13.10 in order to hook it up to a display. First, I confirmed that the package ...
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Cursor blinking with DisplayLink

I just got my DisplayLink monitor (Lenovo LT1421) running on my Ubuntu 13.10 Laptop. With the help of some really helpful tutorials from archlinux (https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=164385) I ...
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Displaylink udl in xubuntu 13.10

I'm using Xubuntu Saucy Salamander (13.10). I'm trying to connect displaylink wireless monitor with my linux machine. My configuration is Nvidia GT310M Intel HD Graphics for 1st gen i5 processors ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 and DisplayLink adapter

I'm using 13.10, and have upgraded my kernel to 3.14rc5 and blacklisted udlfb. I boot up, plug in the DisplayLink adapter, and eveything appears to be peachy at first blush: > lsusb Bus 002 ...
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Display port monitor not being detected

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 with 3.0.11-15 generic kernel. I am trying to use a Mimo USB touchscreen monitor. When I run xrandr -q I it doesn't show up as a display. It doesn't show up in the display ...
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ubuntu displaylink (usb graphics card) configuration

i have device : lsusb Bus 002 Device 006: ID 17e9:0199 DisplayLink please help to to run it. (monitor is turned on - i can switch to it witch ctrl+f1) but is not visible in monitors configure, ...
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Setting up a Displaylink touch screen in ubuntu 21.04

I have a Mimo Magic Touch 10" touch screen usb monitor. I have the touch driver working and the it displays the shutdown info. But while I am using the computer it only shows green. How do I fix this? ...
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Lenovo USB Monitor - LT1423p

Morning all, I have recently aquired a USB Lenovo monitor, LT1423p but it is not working in Ubuntu 13.10. I have read through the forums and googled like a madman and can find alot of information ...
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How to get work Ubuntu and Displaylink [duplicate]

according to this I should only update the kernel. Who had success with this? It seems that X-Server (of 12.04LTS) isn't able to handle Displylink because the Display (lenovo lt1421) only shows ...
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DisplayLink Usb vga adapter being loaded as audio device

I'm new to the world of Linux, please try to bare with me. If I'm using commands wrong or misunderstand, a shove in the right direction would be greatly appreciated. I'm attempting to make the switch ...
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Where can I download a DL 4000 chipset driver for 13.04 [duplicate]

I would like to say thanks in advance for any and all help. I recently bought an AOC e1659fwu usb powered monitor. This monitor came with a CD/DVD which had drivers on it- but they were only for ...
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Sabrent USB-2011 (Displink Adapter DL-195) / XORG.CONF?

I'd really appreciate it if someone could help me configure my xorg.conf so that I can use my displaylink adapter for a 3rd monitor. I've tried many variations and I know that I'm close but can't ...
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How to configure a second monitor using DisplayLink on Ubuntu 13.04

After following the advice in this question, the second monitor is detected, and the mirroring option works (although not that smoothly). However, I'm not able to activate the second monitor in the ...
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displaylink 13.04 kernel 3.9 edid issue

I have followed this thread How To Make Ubuntu 13.04 Work With DisplayLink Monitor? but i get stuck as my displaylink adapter does not pass edid info on. (The monitor does if I connect directly with ...
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Three monitor setup working, one screen just shows logo

After a lot of searching and trial-and error, I've finally got my Ubuntu system working almost how I want. My setup is three identical Dell 21" monitors. I am using the open source NVIDIA drivers and ...
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How To Make Ubuntu 13.04 Work With DisplayLink Monitor?

I recently purchased an AOC E2251FWU DisplayLink monitor. When I plug this into my System76 Gazelle Professional running Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, nothing happens. Under 'displays', no additional ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 DisplayLink Adapter No Green Screen

I initially wanted to get this working on 13.04, but have since given up. If I get it working on 12.10, I may decide to upgrade, but that's irrelevant until such a time. Unlike many reported cases ...
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VGA DisplayLink adapter under Ubuntu 12.10

I'm trying to connect a third monitor as an extended desktop to my other two. After hours of trying, I achieved a green screen on the monitor with the DisplayLink adapter. Then i wrote a xorg file, ...
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DisplayLink usb on ubuntu 12.04 on laptop

I'd like to use a displaylink usb UGA-2k-A rev b. (dl-195) on my laptop with ubuntu 12.04 I have an Asus x53s with intel graphics and nvidia Geforce GT 520MX 1GB. I've read a lot of posts about how to ...
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triple monitor 12.04 nvidia and displaylink, getting white screens on nvidia displays

This is running 12.04 on a Mid 2010 with Nvidia GeForce 320M and a USB to DVI displaylink adapter. I looks like it is almost working, does anyone know why it is turning grey? Here is a video of ...
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how do to install the display drivers for a displaylink usb monitor on 13.04?

how do i install the display drivers for a displaylink usb monitor? the monitor connected with the displaylink device has the following messages on the display: [ 10.723468] usb 3-1.1: device ...
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Targus usb 3.0 docking station support

I am planning to purchase a Targus 3.0 docking station, does anybody have experience with it on Ubuntu. Will the display work? ...
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DisplayLink USB video adapter on Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

Is there any way to run USB DisplayLink on Ubuntu 12.10?
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Setting up triple monitors with a Display Link Adapter

My first question, I suppose, is "Is this setup even possible?" I'm running a Dell N7010 with Ubuntu 12.10 and I have two external monitors. One of them is connected with a VGA cable and is running ...
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How do I extend the desktop to the third monitor using a Displaylink USB-to-VGA adapter? [duplicate]

I have a DisplayLink USB-to-VGA adapter (17e9:0198 Newnham Research) I would like to add to my system (eventually two). I am running Linux 3.5.0-19-generic #30~precise1-Ubuntu SMP Wed Nov 14 21:43:28 ...
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Ubuntu Toshiba Dynadock u3.0

I am having a few issues with my new Dynadock u3.0. First of all, all of the USB connections are working as well as the usb ethernet. The only two issues I am having are with the usb audio and the ...
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Dual monitor with intel GM45 on 12.10

I am new to Ubuntu but at the same time shocked with the fact that a lot of work is needed to get my computer setup to get it connected to various devices. This is trivial in Windows 7 which really ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 USB Graphics Compatibility

I was looking at solutions to connect 2 monitors to 1 USB port and found these: 1) http://www.targus.com/us/productdetail.aspx?regionId=7&sku=ACA039US 2) ...
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Constant green screen with USB to DVI Adapter

I am trying a triplehead configuration. I already have two monitors working perfectly, but the adapter one is just green. I've done a bunch of things trying to get it to work: Created a udev rule ...
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Using a DisplayLink USB video adapter on Ubuntu 12.10

The line of USB video adapters made by DisplayLink has a somewhat sordid history under Linux. In past Ubuntu releases, the process of getting them to work has been somewhat difficult, inspiring a ...
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Displaylink USB show “Logo / Loading” on monitor

I tried with this problem for 2 years already. LOL, today, I install Ubuntu for I have to resolve it or I will back to stupid Windows 7. First, I have 3 monitors. My graphic card is support dual ( ...
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Problems with both LightDM and GDM using DisplayLink USB monitor

When I use LightDM, it will auto-login to desktop just fine. The only problem is Compiz doesn't work, and menus don't work. I can't right-click the desktop, and I can't select program menus in the top ...
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DisplayLink Display nearly working on 10.10

Here's what they look like at the moment. Here are 2 images: http://i.imgur.com/HphO5.jpg and http://i.imgur.com/HphO5.jpg. I can't seem to find anyone else with this screen, and I've just installed ...
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How do I configure a displaylink USB monitor?

I have seen many pieces but not a comprehensive guide to fix what must be a very common problem, particularly in Ubuntu 11.10 where there is no xorg.conf file. Is there an easy how-to somewhere (for ...
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How do I configure Display Link with my Macbook Pro? [closed]

I wondering if someone can help me configure my displaylink usb adapter to work with my macbook pro. So far all it does is display the green screen but if i try to configure the xorg.conf file it ...
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change xorg.conf based on displaylink monitor detection using lightdm

I've purchased a USB driven external display for my laptop. I've gotten it working by adding a xorg.conf file, however when the usb monitor isn't plugged in I want the xorg.conf to disappear so that ...
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Green screen when using DisplayLink on a Toshiba L630 14C laptop [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to connect USB monitor? I've justed returned to my lovely Ubuntu after some years of non-linux OS. Anyhow, I have a Toshiba L630 14C Laptop, Ubuntu seemed to be ...
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How can I set up my DisplayLink USB video adapter without having to create and edit an Xorg.conf?

Ideally, I'd like to be able to plug it in, be prompted for apt to get the necessary driver package, and just have to logoff/login or restart to get the monitor connected to the DisplayLink (or any ...
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How to connect USB monitor? [duplicate]

I have a Mimo monitor and it runs USB. I tried and failed and I don't know what to do......All i get from the USB screen is just a green screen. Anyone could help me?
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Where is my xorg.conf file in my VBox virtual machine?

I installed Ubuntu 10.04 as a guest in a virtual machine in VirtualBox. I also installed guest additions. My problem is that I can no longer find /etc/X11/xorg.conf. Where has the file gone...? Or ...
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How do I get a UGA iTek ITUGA17D1 DisplayLink USB adaptor to work? [duplicate]

I really need to run this product with a linux distro. For first I choose Ubuntu but I do not have particular preference... I need to run a 37" monitor in vertical way so with 1080x1920 resolution. ...
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Using a displaylink usb video adapter

I just bought this USB graphics adapter and I need to use it on Ubuntu 10.10. I followed this guide, but when I ran $ ./configure && sudo make install && make check nothing ...
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Getting a MIMO UM-710S USB Powered 7 Inch LCD Mini Display to work

Am interested in a satellite 7-10" display for my Thinkpad X201 (in addition to already running LCD and main laptop display). I've seen a bunch of mixed info regarding these devices which use ...
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How can I get a DisplayLink USB monitor under Ubuntu (any recent version)?

I have a DisplayLink-based external USB monitor, which has both power and data over USB, and seems to work perfectly under Windows 7, but only can display a text console under Ubuntu 10.10, and that I ...
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How to get second display to work alongside primary display?

I've almost got this problem solved... I've got both displays working now. The secondary display is displaying a purple background. Unfortunately, I can't use it. (I can't move the mouse into it, ...
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How to get Lilliput USB monitor working?

Okay, I just got a Lilliput 7" USB Monitor: Unfortunately, I am having some trouble getting it to work in Ubuntu. It is a DisplayLink device, so it should work in Ubuntu. Here is the output of ...
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What might prevent mouse movements between xrandr screens? [closed]

I've followed the steps outlined in this HowTo. Right after I log in to Gnome I can move the mouse back and forth but as soon as the task bar loads, the mouse becomes jailed in the screen its in ...