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Questions tagged [docking-station]

A Docking station or port replicator or dock provides a simplified way of “plugging-in” an electronic device such as a laptop computer to common peripherals

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HDD is not accessible. Possible MFT corruption. How do i proceed?

I use a WD 1TB Sata2 HDD, on a USB docking base. I started copying large files to this external Storage and went out. When i got back home, there was a strange System tray message which i closed as i ...
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Accessing Data from an Old Windows XP Hard drive

I have a really old Windows XP computer with data still intact in its two hard disk drives. Due to stability issues with the motherboard hardware, this computer hasn't been able to boot up stably, but ...
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Ubuntu: How to set each workspace to a separate monitor

I have a brand-new t-500 Laptop with docking station, and a Samsung SyncMaster T220 connected to it. The OS is Ubuntu 8.04 LTS. I would like to set up the workspaces, so that the right one would be ...
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Docking Station Disabling/Enabling Network Connection

Whenever I dock my laptop onto my docking station, Windows disables my Wireless Network Connection and enables my Wired Network Connection. Whenever I undock my laptop, Windows disables my Wired ...
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Ethernet port on thinkpad doesn't connect but the one on the ultrabase (dock) does

I just recently bought a used Thinkpad X200s and installed Xubuntu 13.04 on it. I am have issues getting the ethernet port on the laptop to connect. I also have a Ultrabase dock for the laptop. ...
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Windows 8 tablet keyboard dock hard drive

I've bought an ASUS TX300CA Windows 8 transformer tablet which has a detachable keyboard dock. The tablet is a Core i7 machine and has serious power - so I want to use it to do sporadic and ad-hoc ...
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DVI to USB 3.0 to Thunderbolt: Laggy Screen and mediocre USB bitrate

I'm connecting an Early 2011 MacBook Pro 13'' which only has USB 2.0 port via its Thunderbolt 1 port to a Kanex KTU20 Adapter which successfully allows me to connect USB 3.0 cables to this old Mac ...
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USB C 3.1 Gen 1 to DVI

I recently purchased i-Tec USB C Travel Adapter for my ASUS T100HA. As this tablet has no USB C 3.1 Gen 2 support (DP/PD), I could not use the HDMI port included in that dock or charge it using the ...
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Cannot connect to external monitors with E-Port dock station

I have an E-Port dock station and Dell Latitude E7440. I have recently switched from Windows 7 to Windows 8.1. System stopped detecting external monitor connected to my dock station. Regardles of ...
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Thinkad w540 docking station and Linux Mint

I have got Lenovo Thinkpad w540 and running Mint 16. When I dock the laptop into the docking station, everything freezes. I have to undock and wait until the login window is loaded. How should I go ...