DisplayLink Manager application high cpu usage when connect to docking

  1. Posts : 2
    Windows 10 Pro
       06 May 2016 #1

    DisplayLink Manager application high cpu usage when connect to docking

    Hi all..
    i don't know where this issue come from.
    This problem happens on my DELL XPS 13 QHD 2015.

    anytime i am plugging my laptop to my DELL D3100 USB 3 docking station and watching a movie through YouTube or anything else(like VLC and MediaPlayer) i experience high CPU usage that come from Displaylink Manager Application service - it goes around 56-80% of usage and my laptops fan going crazy and very noisy..
    i also checked with CPU ID and found out that my CPU temperature goes up to 97-103 Celsius.

    does anyone had this issue before and know what to do?

    i am really frustrated cause i am a student and i just can't watch my classes (playbacks) through my second screen (27" Full HD Screen) which is much more convenient.

    Thanks a lot for your help :).

    edited: i have the latest driver according to DisplayLink website.
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  2.    09 May 2016 #2

    My experience has been that display link software causes more problems than it solves. The way it captures video eats CPU. (Very bad when gaming too). I uninstalled it and got a mini-display port to DVI cable instead. Problem solved.
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  3. Posts : 2
    Windows 10 Pro
    Thread Starter
       09 May 2016 #3

    I see... thanks.
    I am still looking for some other solution that will allow me to use the docking through hdmi, it's because I want to have two screens connected..
    anyone else???
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