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USB-C is a symmetrical USB connector system. Use this tag for questions specific to USB-C; for all others, use the generic USB tag.

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Is the number of monitors limited by the computer or the docking station?

I am looking at purchasing a Dell laptop which can connect to a docking station via DisplayPort over USB-C. I would like to be able to connect to two 4k displays, but the only "compatible" docking ...
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Are there issues with stacking USB hubs?

Would attaching a 4 port USB-3 hub to a port on a USB-C to USB-3 hub cause problems?
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Can you use USB-C in parallel to provide more power?

I am currently looking at eGPUs for my laptop (HP Spectre x360 15"). Because the standard power brick is rated for 150W, the USB-C standard would only provide 2/3 of the required power, so even an ...
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USB-C to Micro-USB charging adapter - will it be slower? [closed]

I have a device now that has a USB-C connection but all my old cables are micro-usb, so I picked up a small adapter. Should I expect to loose much in the way of time to recharge?
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Is it possible to connect an USB-A PC to an USB-C hub over an adapter?

A bunch of details: the USB hub is built in a display Lenovo ThinkVision P27h everything works as expected when a laptop is connected to the display over USB-C 3.1 port on both sides: power delivery ...
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Can a USB-C port be used for video (maybe audio too), data and power transfer simultaneously?

Because of my work, I'm planning to buy a 4K monitor, and since I hate cables I would like to connect it to my laptop (ASUS Zenbook UX501VW) with the smallest number of cables possible. As far as I ...
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USB-C (without Thunderbolt) ---> HDMI/DisplayPort - Second external monitor

I'm planning to buy second monitor, but the only option for me to connect it to my laptop is via USB-C, but I don't have a thunderbolt support. Is it still worth? I mean, I'm not planning gaming(I don'...
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Can you run Windows off an external SSD via USB-C?

I have a 2017 Touchbar Macbook Pro, so has 4 USB-C Thunderbolt 3 ports. Rather than running bootcamp and splitting my inbuilt SSD drive into a MacOS partition and a Windows partition, I am ...
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Do all USB-C ports support DisplayPort?

I have a HP ProBook 430 G4 laptop computer. It has USB-C, HDMI and VGA connectors. I would like to connect two monitors, but I just don't like the picture quality of VGA. So I would like to connect ...
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Dell Type C Dock WD15 has Blinking Monitor

Dell has a knowledge base article addressing this blinking monitor problem. It is about updating drivers and flashing the firmware of the dock. I have two problems with the instructions in that ...
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Best way to connect Dell Precision 5520 laptop to Dell UltraSharp U2717D Monitor

My Dell 5520 laptop has multiple display connection possibilities. HDMI Thunderbolt 3 / USB C USB 3.0 My Dell U2717D has: HDMI (MHL) DisplayPort Mini DisplayPort I also have a Kensington SD3500v ...
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Drive two monitors from 1 USB-C/Thunderbolt (Lenovo/ViewSonic)

I have a Lenovo X1 Carbon 5th Gen. It has 2x USC-C/Thunderbolt ports, plus USB-B and HDMI. It supports MST. I have also 2x ViewSonic VP2468s. The displays have DisplayPort (In); miniDisplayPort (...
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Why doesn't this USB-C PCI card work?

I'm trying to install a USB-C device with little success. Output device requires: ≤ 8 W 4.75-5.25V, 1.5A The card is supposed to conform to USB-C spec. The device powers on, but continually ...
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Why does my external Mac display show a red bar?

When I connect my MacBook Pro to an external USB-C display, the external display sometimes show part of the menu bar in red color. Why is that?
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dell xps 13 9360 ubuntu external monitor stopped working usb c

since a firmware update my external screen stopped being recognized. any way to debug this? more info: I have only one hdmi-usb c adapter so can't experiment with a different one (but this one has ...

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