Choose Your Product
No Product SelectedSelect Product
ThinkPad USB Port Replicator with Digital Video driver and the Display Link driver cannot be installed on the same Hybrid system
Symptom
  1. Customer installs Display Link solution, the Lenovo Enhanced USB port replicator or the Lenovo USB to DVI monitor adapter driver, and then installs the ThinkPad USB Port Replicator with Digital Video driver: the installation cannot complete and there is no response, unless customer cancels the installation.
  2. Customer installs the ThinkPad USB Port Replicator with Digital Video driver, and then installs the Display Link solution, the Lenovo Enhanced USB port replicator or USB to DVI monitor adapter driver: Installation can complete, but after restarting system, the ThinkPad USB Port Replicator with Digital Video will disable itself until the customer uninstalls the Display Link solution driver. A pop-up message asks the customer to uninstall conflicting driver.
Affected configurations

Hybrid graphic system
ThinkPad model: R400, T400, T500
Display Link solution product: Lenovo enhanced USB port replicator, Lenovo USB to DVI monitor adapter

Solution

Customer must uninstall the previous driver to use a new one correctly. If the system has drivers installed for the Lenovo Enhanced USB Port Replicator and the Lenovo USB to DVI monitor adapter, and user wants to install the ThinkPad USB Port Replicator with Digital Video driver, the previous driver(s) must be uninstalled first. Likewise, if the customer wishes to install drivers for the Lenovo Enhanced USB port replicator and the Lenovo USB to DVI monitor adapter, they must first uninstall the driver for the ThinkPad USB Port Replicator with Digital Video.

Additional information

Issue is caused by resource conflict between ThinkPad USB Port Replicator with Digital Video and the Display Link solution replicator/dongle.



If you are unable to find what you are looking for, please do try the following options:
1. Lenovo Assisted Search
2. Product usage and general troubleshooting tips
3. Lenovo Support Forum
4. Technical Support Call Centre

Country Availability
AvailableWorldwide
Document ID : HT004429
Legacy Document ID : MIGR-73128
Last Updated :
Copyright © Lenovo 2013, all rights reserved
Was this page helpful to you?YesNo


   
Select Task
 
Drivers & Software  
Guides & Manuals  
Diagnose & Fix  
Warranty & Services  
Parts  
Accessories  

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES
Support Help Index
Technical Specifications - PSREF
Driver Matrix
Newly Released Drivers (RSS)
Community
KnowledgeBase Featured Articles
Community KnowledgeBase
Community Forums
Lenovo EMC
Windows 8 Support