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  1. Some applications detect DisplayLink as incompatible display driver. Problem exists with Adobe Premiere Elements 14, X-Plane, GoPro Quik

    When using DisplayLink some applications show incompatible display driver error. Problem exists with Adobe Premiere Elements 14, X-Plane, GoPro Quik on Windows 10 and I'think at last since version 8 of drivers. Solution is to open them on laptop screen and then switch to displays connected via DisplayLink (in my case i-tec USB 3.0 docking station). It would be nice if it could be solved.

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    • Increased Mouse lag since the W10 Redstone / DP Driver 8.0 Update.

      I have increased Mouse lag since the W10 Redstone / DisplayLink Driver 8.0 Update. I have a 3-screen Setup here. Surface Pro 3 + the DisplayLink USB Docking Station with 2 additional Screens. Working on those 2 external Screens got a bit tedious since the W10 Redstone / DisplayLink 8.0 Update. Maybe I´m too sensitive, but I feel enough mouse lag on the external Screens to slow down my daily work a bit. I´m using the DisplayLink Adapter since 2 years now and there were highs and lows regarding lag, but Version 7.9 on Windows 10 1511 was really good.…

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      • fix windows 10 anniversary

        a bundle download that resolves all problems when updating to windows 10 anniversary would be nice

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        • Not working on ubuntu 16.04

          After I upgraded to 16.04 LTS, I could not use my DisplayLinks graphics/ethernet adapter for graphics (ethernet works fine). I recently installed the newest driver (1.2.65) but I get this error:

          Warning: dlm.service changed on disk. Run 'systemctl daemon-reload' to reload units.
          Job for dlm.service failed because the control process exited with error code. See "systemctl status dlm.service" and "journalctl -xe" for details.

          I run journalctl as suggested by the error message and here is what I get:

          26 16:27:28 myhost systemd[1]: Starting DisplayLink Manager Service...
          -- Subject: Unit dlm.service has begun start-up
          -- Defined-By: systemd
          -- Support: http://lists.freedesktop.org/mailman/listinfo/systemd-devel
          -- …

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          • Support for Dell XPS in Ubuntu 16.10

            It seems to me that many people are reporting instability issues for Ubuntu 16.10 using the latest 1.2.65 driver. Severe instabilities occur for certain types of hardware that was supported in Ubuntu 16.04.

            I have a Dell XPS 13 (9343) and DL-3100. The screen keeps disappearing and re-appearing. It happens really randomly and sometimes many times per minute, other times it might be once per 20 minute. The displays go to black and everything crashes. It crashes often, but not always. This makes the applications stuck to that display crash as well. It is very poor performance (lag/hanging/high CPU usage)…

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            • Fix some applications not running on laptop GPU

              Hi since the Windows 10 Anniversary update games or utilities i have in Steam valve dont seem to use the GPU on my laptop but instead use intel graphic the laptop i have is a Lenovo Y50

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                The change is needed in the operating system kernel mode graphics driver. Microsoft is looking into scheduling this development. In the meantime, provided you have purchased a platform allowing you to, the workaround is to disable the low end GPU so Windows uses the only one left. Today, Windows will always use the POST graphics card.

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                • Fix linux driver scaling

                  Scaling doesn't work with the linux DisplayLink driver. This makes it impossible to use displays of different DPI together. By scaling I mean, for example:

                  xrandr --output DVI-I-1 --auto --scale 2x2

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                  • Home PC System/Networking Product

                    I would like to see a product that will allow me to have one main computer in my house and then have various monitors/keyboards located in other rooms be able to access and use the one computer through my network. 1 PC = less cost and less problems (I hope).

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                    • Netflix support on Android device

                      Netflix support from Android device

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                      • add brightness support to non-windows OSes

                        It's stated in the documentation that color correction and brightness do not work. I'm mostly interested in controlling the birghtness - is display link working on these features for non-windows OSes?

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                        • Support for LUTs

                          I have a laptop connected with an external monitor through a USB dock. It seems that DisplayLink does not support LUT as the ICC profile creation software (XRite i1Profiler) cannot complete the ICC profile creation for the secondary monitor connected through the USB Dock. The software works fine if I connect the monitor directly to the laptop HDMI port.

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                          • stop using grey text - it is frustrating to read when trying to solve a problem

                            stop using grey text - it is frustrating to read when trying to solve a problem

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                            • Single pc connected to 12 TVS via graphic adapter

                              show how people can connect 12 TV via usb hub to a single computer!

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                              • Android portrait

                                Add screen rotation to Android client. I have a display link monitor than can be turned to portrait mode. But, by default, my device displays in a box unless I turn the device to landscape... It then fills the screen. I would ask that the app allow me to hold the phone in portrait and display to my portrait monitor full screen. It does display correctly for a short time before rotating fully.

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                                • Make DisplayLink driver available for installation and update from Ubuntu repository

                                  Contact Canonical to make DisplayLink driver available for installation and update from Ubuntu repository, like AMD and nVidia driver packages.

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                                  • fix compatibility issues with Citrix 4.4

                                    Fix compatibiity issues with Citrix 4.4 receiver

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                                    • Deploy Display Link using SCCM 2012 Task Sequence

                                      Corporate: How to deploy Display Link Software using SCCM 2012 Task Sequence.

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                                      • better mac icc profiles for monitors

                                        hi!

                                        there seems to be a need for better icc color profiles for mac. i'm using asus mb169b+ portable monitor and the colors are not very good. there is a real problem with the subtile greys, they are not getting displayed.

                                        hopefully there will be something done about this.

                                        15 votes
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                                        • Fix the display link ubuntu. When another monitor is plugged in and when at stand alone, monitors turn off and on or the displaylink fails.

                                          Fix the display link Ubuntu. When another monitor is plugged in and when at stand alone, monitors turn off and on or the display link fails. My laptop is a dell.

                                          Ubuntu 16.04

                                          lshw -c video output

                                          WARNING: you should run this program as super-user.
                                          *-display
                                          description: VGA compatible controller
                                          product: 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller
                                          vendor: Intel Corporation
                                          physical id: 2
                                          bus info: pci@0000:00:02.0
                                          version: 09
                                          width: 64 bits
                                          clock: 33MHz
                                          capabilities: vga_controller bus_master cap_list rom
                                          configuration: driver=i915 latency=0
                                          resources: irq:27 memory:c0000000-c03fffff memory:b0000000-bfffffff ioport:3000(size=64)
                                          WARNING: output may be incomplete or inaccurate, you should run this program as super-user. …

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