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DisplayLink Releases v.8.5M0 for Windows

DisplayLink announced v.8.5M0is now available.  Using this version of the software should work, but Targus has not validated this release with all Targus Universal Docking Stations or Targus UDS Utilities.  This release has not been submitted for distribution on Windows Update for Targus Universal Docking Stations and Targus is not providing .MSI/.INF files for it.  Targus is not planning validation of this release. New Features DisplayLink DL-6950 video playback improvements […]

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DO NOT Update To macOS 10.13.4!

  DisplayLink is warning of significant macOS issues as shown here.   The issue is shown Apple Forums is shown here. Computer World news April 6th here.  And please note this article.  And other like this can be found on the WWW.  Thee DocKtor recommends that macOS users request support from Apple for these issues so that they have full awareness of the issue(s) you are experiencing. As shown, some […]

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DisplayLink Releases v.8.4M2 for Windows

DisplayLink announced v.8.4M2 is now available.  Using this version of the software should work, but Targus has not validated this release with all Targus Universal Docking Stations or Targus UDS Utilities.  This release has not been submitted for distribution on Windows Update for Targus Universal Docking Stations and Targus is not providing .MSI/.INF files for it.  Targus will consider validation of the next planned release, v.8.5 in April 2018. A […]

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Targus Validates DisplayLink v.8.4M0 for Windows

The DocKtors have validated the latest release version 8.4M0 (including Targus Universal Docking Station device drivers) for all DisplayLink-based Targus Universal Docking Stations on all version of Windows 7, 8.1, and 10 through Fall Creators Update build 16299. The software is available from targus.com and Windows Update for all Targus Universal Docking Stations.  Enterprise customers may also download the corporate version INF/MSI files from Targus.com. The new software is reported […]

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Targus Validates DisplayLink v.4.1 for Ubuntu Linux

This is DisplayLink Software 4.1.0 for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and 17.10.1.  Thee DocKtor has validated this version on a minimal set of Targus Universal Docking Stations (UDS).  The software is available on each of the applicable dock product pages under Support i.e. at USB Graphics Software for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS & 17.10.1 (v.4.1) – December 2017 The driver enables video support for products using DisplayLink USB 3.0 technology. Standard native Ubuntu […]

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Targus Validates DisplayLink R4.1 for macOS

Targus has posted the latest release 4.1 for macOS X under Support on the dock product pages at Targus.com.  Release 4.1 is for bug fixes and work arounds in macOS X as far back as version 10.11 including: Low Ethernet performance on DL-6xxx device when external screen is set to resolutions below 1080p. On some DL-6xxx the Ethernet activity LED 0 stays blank. Headset may have a pop noise on […]

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Time To Change Your Oil !?

Thee DocKtor was dialoging with, almost admonishing, Mrs. DocKtor this weekend about the importance of proper maintenance for her car when it occurred to him how often he sees PCs that are not being maintained.  Just like a car needs the occasionally oil change, a PC needs updates. With the release of the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, various firmware and software changes to support hardware changes of the various […]

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DisplayLink Releases v.8.4 for Windows

DisplayLink announced v.8.4 is now available.  Using this version of the software should work, but Targus has not validated this release with all Targus Universal Docking Stations or Targus UDS Utilities.  This release has not been submitted for distribution on Windows Update for Targus Universal Docking Stations and Targus is not providing .MSI/.INF files for it. A list of all updates in 8.4 is follows. More information can be found […]

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Group Policy and Corporate Installation of the DisplayLink Software for Targus UDS

These two articles may come in handy for those building corporate images and/or deploying the DisplayLink software for Windows: MSI – http://support.displaylink.com/knowledgebase/articles/615840-how-to-deploy-displaylink-msi-files-in-a-corporate INF – http://support.displaylink.com/knowledgebase/articles/607686-how-to-deploy-displaylink-windows-software-within The associated versions validated by Targus are on the dock product pages under “Support”

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