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Which operating systems does DisplayLink currently support?

Supported Operating Systems


Take me to the latest Windows drivers
  • Windows 11
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista (the last release to support Windows Vista was 7.7)
  • Windows XP SP3 32bit (the last release to support Windows XP was 7.6)
DisplayLink software will install on Windows Server Editions, however DisplayLink does not test or support these platforms.


Take me to the latest macOS drivers
  • macOS 10.14 onwards
  • macOS 10.13 up to 10.13.3 (10.13.4 - 10.13.6 has single extended display support with AirPlay)
  • macOS 10.11 - 10.12
  • OS X 10.8 - 10.10 (the last release to support these OSes was v2.6)
  • OS X 10.6 - 10.7 (the last release to support these OSes was v2.2)


Available on the Google Play Store

For Android v5.0 (Lollipop) or Later

Chrome OS

DisplayLink USB devices are supported on Chromebooks since R51. For more information, see this article.


DisplayLink currently have a release to support Ubuntu. The Ubuntu release contains an open source component to enable it to be adapted to other Ubuntu variants or Linux distros.

Take me to the latest Ubuntu driver
See information on porting the Ubuntu driver to other distros.

Support for DL-1x5 and DL-1x0 devices is provided by the open source udl driver.

Unsupported Operating systems

The following Operating systems are not supported by DisplayLink
  • Windows RT platforms
  • Windows Embedded
  • Windows POSReady
  • Windows 10 IoT Core
  • Windows 10 Mobile
  • Mac OS X 10.5 or earlier
  • Android v4.4 or earlier
  • iOS or iPadOS

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