Plugable’s newest Thunderbolt™ 3 Cable Offers More Length & More Power

Today, we are excited to release the latest addition to our Thunderbolt™ 3 cable family: the 2.6ft (80cm) passive 40Gbps Thunderbolt 3 Cable with support for 100W charging (TBT3-40G80CM). Thunderbolt 3’s unparalleled performance has had a trade-off, with short 1.6ft/.5m cables or more costly “active” cables (without USB 3.1 compatibility) required to reach its maximum […]

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Thunderbolt application not in use anymore error on Windows? Check your driver types and versions

Synopsis – If your Thunderbolt 3 driver or utility version types are mismatched within a Windows host system, you may receive an error message stating, “Application Cannot run – This Thunderbolt application is not in use anymore and can be safely uninstalled” when attempting to run the Intel Thunderbolt Software management utility or the Intel […]

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New Intel Graphics Command Center able to configure DisplayLink Displays

At Plugable, we make a lot of different products based on DisplayLink technology that allow you to connect additional external displays to a Windows system via a USB connection. Some examples are our popular UD-3900 dock (https://plugable.com/products/ud-3900) and our UGA-3000 adapter (https://plugable.com/products/uga-3000). Previously when adding these devices to a Windows 10 system, the attached displays […]

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Get a Tactical Edge with the Plugable Performance Onyx Gaming Headset

We’re excited to announce the latest addition to our Performance line of products, designed by gamers, for gamers: The Plugable Performance Onyx Gaming Headset. The Onyx (TRRS-HS53) features premium plastics that are sturdy but help to keep the weight and comfort balanced. It features high-quality synthetic leather and cloth for contact points, sturdy brushed aluminum […]

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Thunderbolt 3 Error Message: How to Fix This

Ever come across either of these Thunderbolt error messages when connecting a Thunderbolt 3 device (such as our TBT3-UDV docking station) to your Mac or Windows laptop and can’t figure out why? “Cannot use the Thunderbolt 3 accessory please connect the accessory to a thunderbolt port on this Mac.” “Thunderbolt device functionality might be limited […]

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Game and Stream with the Plugable Performance NIX Capture Card

We’re excited to announce the latest addition to our Performance line of products, designed by gamers, for gamers: The Plugable Performance NIX Streaming & Capture Card. Whether you’re streaming on Twitch, YouTube Gaming, Mixer, or preparing footage for upload, the NIX Capture Card provides 1080p/60FPS capture in a compact, plug-and-play package. If you are a […]

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