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DisplayLink software will install on Windows 2008 Server and Windows 2008 Server RC2, however DisplayLink does not test or support these platforms.

DisplayLink also provides an open source implementation of DisplayLink USB graphics software to allow developers to support DisplayLink devices on Linux and other platforms. Further information on the open source project can be found at www.displaylink.org

DisplayLink software does not install on:

  • Windows 2000 (SP1 to SP3)
  • Windows 2003 Server
  • Windows XP (No service pack)
  • Windows XP SP1
  • Windows XP 64 bit
  • Windows XP Media Center extensions are not supported

    PowerPC based Macintosh systems
    Mac OS X 10.6 In 64-bit mode