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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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Lenovo V15 with Dell Dock

i bought a new laptop and wanted to setup my Dell Docking station (which is working perfectly fine with my work laptop). The docking station is detected and i can also use keyboard and mouse connected ...
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Where to find boot log files?

Since updating Kubuntu from 20.10 to 21.04 and my displaylink driver to 5.4 (necessary due to the 5.11 kernel in use on 21.04) my laptop hard freezes (meaning I have to press the power button to shut ...
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Displaylink don't work if I close the lid of my laptop

I'm desperately trying to get my XPS 13 9350 (bios rev. 1.13.0, Ubuntu 20.04, kernel 5.8.0-50-generic) to work with my Dell 6000 dockstation and the two attached -- via displayport -- MSI Optix AG32CQ ...
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Dockingstation resets itself from time to time

I am a linux user for some years now. I have set with Xubuntu on my private laptop (ThinkPad X390) for my daily use and I am really happy with it. I got a nice homeoffice setup by my employer with two ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 + DisplayLink three screens

I have a Dell XPS 13 9310 laptop that's connected to Dell WD19B docking station. I Have three screens connected to the dock + the laptops screen, and for some reason all screens are detected and ...
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Ubuntu keeps reseting my display settings on reboot

I run Ubuntu on my Laptop and occasionally I connect it to a second display via HDMI over a USB dongle. After a system reboot the settings concerning the display are being reset (I have to tell it ...
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multi-monitor layout/detection not persistent (docking, displaylink, kde)

Context : I have a dock labelled DisplayLink, 4HDMIorDP (actually DVI under the hood) to USB-C PD charging. So I use it with 4 external monitors and the internal monitor. I'm running Kubuntu20.04, on ...
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Ubuntu 20.04 displaylink patch for xorg

https://bugs.launchpad.net/xorg-server/+bug/1875015 Can anyone tell me if this problem is fixed or will be fixed soon. Currently I reload the patch supplied by Displaylink for 20.04 https://www....
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Ubuntu 18.04 - recent up date breaks displaylink

This morning I received an update to my Ubuntu system. After the required reboot by external monitors no longer work. These are connected to an external docking station (dell D3100) and use ...
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Dell docking station (D3100) not detecting monitors on 20.4.1

I installed Ubuntu 20.4 which has connected (via USB 2.0) a Dell Docking Station Model D3100 which has two Dell HP 2311x monitors hooked into it. I have installed DisplayLink with all updates and ...
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High CPU Load with Display Link Docks -> alternatives

Is there any docking station that supports 2 external screens which does not use the DisplayLink chipset? On different laptops we have the problem of very high CPU load with DisplayLink drivers and ...
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xRandR detects same monitor on different ports

I have Ubuntu 20.04 installed on Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 7390, which I connect by USB-C port to Dell D6000 Universal Dock, and then on via HDMI to external monitor Dell SE2719HR. It is important to note ...
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Monitors not detected using a Dell DisplayLink docker even after installing the driver for 20.04

I am running Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS on an HP Elitebook x360 830 G6. I have been wanting to display two monitors through a Dell DisplayLink docking station. I installed the 5.3.1 version of the DisplayLink ...
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Displaylink driver do not work after kernel upgrade

I updated my kernel to 5.4.0-42-genericafter that my docking station do not work anymore. So I try to reinstall my drivers and get following message. Verifying archive integrity... 100% All good. ...
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DisplayLink drivers on Kubuntu 18.04

I recently purchased a SideTrak portable monitor, the attachment process went well, and I have the cable connected (and tested both sides and several usb ports), however it does not turn on upon boot/...
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Problems Installing Display Link on Ubuntu 20.04

Hello im having problems trying to install display link on Ubuntu. Im using Ubuntu 20.04 LTS ,Kernel Linux 5.4.0-40-generic Here are the instructions im trying to follow. https://support.displaylink....
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External monitor screen freezes and Bluetooth stops working

I currently have my Dell Latitude 5490 laptop connected to an external monitor through a Dell DisplayLink D600 docking station, using a DisplayPort cable. I have previously connected my laptop to the ...
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D6000 Dock with Displaylink DisplayPort output not working

I have a Dell D6000 docking station which I am using with an Ubuntu 20.04 laptop. At present only the HDMI output is working, the displayport outputs does not work as intended (it does not detect the ...
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Night Light not working on external monitor (through DisplayLink dock)

I have a 2019 Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 7390 connected to Dell D6000 docking station and using Dell SE2719HR secondary monitor. The dock uses DisplayLink technology, for all it matters. My Ubuntu version is ...
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How to use displaylink adapter with ubuntu 18.4.4

I have installed the ubuntu driver software for display link adapter and followed the instructions at: https://support.displaylink.com/know...on-legacy-ubun However, Whenever I connect my usb 3.0 to ...
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Help in downgrading xserver-xorg-core and xserver-xorg-common on ubuntu `18.04` LTS

Latest version of display link drivers and xserver slows down external displays to 1 frame per second, if the built-in display is closed. The issues is described and discussed in length over here. As ...
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Displaylink driver installation fails on Ubuntu 18.04

I have been trying to connect an extra monitor through the DVI port of ThinkPad USB 3 Pro docking station (which has a DisplayLink label) with a Lenovo IdeaPad L340 which has Ubuntu 18.04. All other ...
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lm_lid doesn't run when lid closed

I have an xps 15 7590 laptop with ubuntu 20.4 and I'm using a displaylink driver that has a problem that when the laptop lid is closed the computer become so laggy it's unusable: https://github.com/...
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Ubuntu 20.04 Boot Fail after DisplayLink Driver Installed HP Spectre

I had been running Xubuntu on version 18.04 on my HP Spectre 15. I was using a USB-C dock to connect the laptop to my other monitors with the DisplayLink driver installed. This was working fine. I ...
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Google Chrome won't open .URL extension files Ubuntu 18.04.4 LTS

I recently tried to open a URL link I saved onto my desktop by double-clicking it, but it will not open correctly. If I DRAG & DROP the file into chrome works fine. The file is saved with a ".url" ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 DisplayLink 4K issues

1) When I boot my machine in Ubuntu 18.04, I have issues detecting the mouse and keyboard if they are connected to the DisplayLink box; eventually I'm suddenly logged out and it is detected from that ...
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USB Dock (Pluggable UD3900) video stopped working

Been using a Pluggable UD3900 (displaylink chipset) for over two years without issues. Today, the video out stopped working. Checked all cables and tried a windows laptop - the dock is working as ...
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How to install Nouveau driver on 19.10 and use DisplayLink

I'm trying to get DisplayLink work on Ubuntu 19.10 for the dual DisplayLink i-tec USB3 to Dual-HDMI device (to have 2 external displays by USB3). I have posted some log and opened an issue at GitHUB. ...
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Multiple display stopped working - log understanding

The secondary displays on my XPS 7390 have suddenly stopped working. The laptop is attached to a docking station and uses displayLink. I don't see anymore the displays in the settings. The other ...
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External monitor connected to DisplayLink docking looses connection sporadically

I currently have a Dell Latitude 5490 with an external monitor connected to a DisplayLink docking station, running Ubuntu 19.10. As the title says, the external monitor will shut off sporadically. ...
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Displaylink USB 3.0 does not work on boot

So I think I have narrowed it down, the computer doesn't seem to register the USB ports during start up. With my monitor plugged into the HDMI port on the video card and keyboard plugged into the USB ...
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Ubuntu 19.04 LTS - Displaylink before LUKS drive encryption password

I suspect this is a dumb question but is it possible to get Displaylink drivers running before the LUKS drive encryption password is required during the boot process. When I boot I have to open my ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 with “plugable” docking station and dual monitors

I have an Asus UX390 with only a usb-c port. And this docking station: https://plugable.com/products/ud-ultcdl/ If I boot into windows I can connect my 4k monitor to the 4k hdmi port, and a 2560x1440 ...
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Ubuntu 19.04 trying to get DisplayLink driver to work for my adapter for usb 3.0 to hdmi

I just purchased a Slim USB 3.0 to HDMI® External Video Card from Starlink on amazon and I have gone through many of these before. I am trying to get it to connect to my monitor as my HDMI port has ...
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Audio over Displaylink USB 3.0

I have a DisplayLink USB 3.0 to DisplayPort adapter, connecting a Thinkpad laptop running Ubuntu 18.04 to a DisplayPort monitor. When I installed the DisplayLink Ubuntu driver and now the video on ...
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Will Ubuntu drivers work on Kubuntu?

I need some special drivers for my docking station which are available for Ubuntu. Can I also install them on Kubuntu or do I need to port the drivers? (I want to install these drivers in particular:...
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How to use StarTech USB32HD2 with Ubuntu 18.04?

I bought this device because its reviews said it worked under Ubuntu. However, there are no drivers for ubuntu on the website. I did install DKMS, which is the first step according to their website, ...
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How do I uninstall a DKMS package if I have deleted the dkms.conf file?

The package in question is evdi-1.6.0. It didn't work as expected (ASUS Zenscreen only displays garbage), so I thought it would be uninstalled if I removed the files in usr/src. How do I recover from ...
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Ubuntu does not recognize external monitors when attached through docking station

I just bought a Lenovo USB 3.0 Docking Station. It works with my keyboard, but not with the monitors: ubuntu just does no recognize the external monitors when I connect them. Sorry for the lack of ...
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Using both displaylink and the HDMI output on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS on a Dell XPS 15 9550

I've decided to switch my setup from Windows to Ubuntu for a while. I have a Dell XPS 15, with three monitors attached. One via the HDMI port, one via USB-C and a third via DisplayLink (using a ...
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Can't connect ASUS ZenScreen MB16AC in Kubuntu 18.04

I'm trying to install and connect my ASUS ZenScreen MB16AC to my Kubuntu PC and I already tried the steps in this question and this page but unfortunately my monitor still can't connect. As a proof, ...
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Dell D6000 DisplayLink dock blanks screens

after a period of time that ranges from minutes to hours, the two external displays i have will go blank. everything else connected to the dock still works. I'm running ubunu 18.04 on an Acer A515 ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 DisplayLink high cpu usage

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 18.04 and now my multi-monitor setup with DisplayLink is no longer working properly. CPU usage is almost at 100% all the time where DisplayLinkManager is using about 80% ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 - DisplayLink not working (any more)

In Ubuntu 18.04 displaylink did not work. I fixed it using a Ask-Ubuntu thread (unfortunately not sure which one) After a long time I use Display Link again and it is not working any more. How to fix ...
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Displaylink adapter not showing full resolution options available in 18.04

When I upgraded from 16.04 -> 18.04 the monitor attached to my displaylink adapter stopped outputting in 1080p. The only options available for it now are 1024x768 and 800x600. Also, I cannot put the ...
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Internet stopped working via USB after sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

I am using ubuntu 16.04. To connect with external monitor and internet via USB, I had installed displaylink driver. It was working fine until I had run command sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get ...
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What's the most reliable port for adding an external monitor?

I'm doing purchasing research to buy a new laptop. I want to connect two external monitors. Every laptop I've seen contains one HDMI port, so that's one covered. Some devices also have VGA, but ...
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Setting up a DisplayLink display on Ubuntu Core running on a Pi3

I am trying to get a DisplayLink (USB monitor Lilliput UM70) running on a Pi3-B. Currently, it is running Ubuntu Core, but I can switch to something else if it makes more sense to run something like ...
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Problem with an external monitor and ethernet connection plugged into a displaylink on ubuntu 18.04

I upgraded my ubuntu distribution from 16.04 to 18.04. On 16.04, an external monitor (VGA plug) and the ethernet connection were working well. Since the upgrade, I obtain very strange behavior of the ...
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Displaylink USB monitor on Lubuntu 18.04

System is an old Acer Aspire One running Lubuntu 18.04. Hoping to use an AOC e1649Fwu USB monitor as 2nd display. This page says the latest Displaylink driver (4.2) works with 16.04 + 17.10 -- no ...