What is Thunderbolt™ 3? Thunderbolt 3 is the latest version of the hardware interface that has been co-developed by Intel and Apple since early 2011. In its third iteration, which was launched in 2015, Thunderbolt adopted the USB-C connector. This replaced Mini DisplayPort (MDP), improving its interoperability and general compatibility. Thunderbolt was created to replace […]
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Get your tilde (~) keys ready, practice the Konami code, and have your secret decoder ring lined up, it’s time for a Plugable Top Secret Cheat! As Windows continues to update and evolve, many system actions like changing power settings, formatting partitions, and connecting devices have been relocated to the new Settings menu. The traditional […]
Learn how to record your screen on MacOS in this step-by-step tutorial. Screen captures are a quick and easy way to record your presentations, a new process, or even capture B-roll. No video editor software needed! “Hi, this is Bob from Plugable Technologies. What I’d like to do today is give a quick demonstration of […]
Synopsis: Plugable has received recent reports of mouse or keyboard inputs being delayed (also described as ‘lagging’) or the entire image within a display momentarily freezing while using a DisplayLink-based product such as our UD-3900 docking station with a Windows 10 system. For the customers we have helped that reported this behavior, we have found […]
The USB-C connector is increasingly appearing on more and more of our devices, and that potentially means great things for the future of device connectivity. Wouldn’t it be dandy to use the same USB-C cable to connect your phone, computer, and other peripherals? Unfortunately, there are issues to contend with that make it difficult to […]
Learn how to customize the display settings and resolution for your Mac laptop. We’ll also teach you a quick trick to access the hidden display resolutions for your external monitor. If you have any questions please comment below or reach out to our support team at email@example.com!
In November of last year we released new larger 1TB and 2TB versions of our Thunderbolt 3 NVMe SSD drive that was initially only available in 480GB. Today we are pleased to announce a new variant coming in at 512GB! Just like the other 480GB, 1TB and 2TB models, the new 512GB version will offer […]
Plugable’s New Docking Station and Adapters at CES 2020 Raise The Bar For Connectivity, Power, and Productivity
Today, we are excited to announce a few of our upcoming 2020 products at CES. The TBT3-UDZ Thunderbolt 3 and USB-C Docking Station with 100W Power Delivery; the 2.5Gbps USB Ethernet Adapter; and the USB-C DisplayPort 1.4 MST to Dual HDMI 2.0 Adapter. These products take advantage of the latest advances in Thunderbolt™ 3, USB-C and Ethernet technologies.
Background: So, you’ve purchased or received a new Windows computer? Awesome! But, you’ll need to transfer those important documents, pictures, videos, and other files, right? We can help! Your data is important to you, and we want to help you transfer it with confidence. Our Plugable USB Transfer Cables give you the power to transfer, […]
Continuing with their practice of providing frequent large updates to Windows 10, Microsoft released the ‘Windows 10 November 2019 Update’ for Windows 10 on November 12th, 2019 and with this update there are many fixes and enhancements to the operating system. More details about the update and how to obtain it are available here -> […]