Mini DisplayPort™ 1.2a to
4K Ultra HD HDMI®, HDCP 2.2
It‘s that easy
Watching movies on a big screen rather than the small notebook screen is a much better experience. Enjoy all this in Ultra HD Quality.
The new one
The IB-AD506 is the successor of the popular IB-AC506. No changes were done to the proven functionality, but now with a more handy look and premium aluminum accents.
With a stiff but very flexible cable, the IB-AD506 enables comfortable usage in small spaced environments like the backside of a tower PC or a beamer.
|Resolution||Up to 4096x2160@60 Hz|
|Interface||Mini DisplayPort™ to HDMI®|
|Packing unit||50 pcs./carton|
|Total weight||5.5 kg/carton|
|Gross weight (incl. packing)||0.097 kg|
|Net weight||0.029 kg|
|Dimension of packing box||200x105x25 mm|
|Dimension of article||45x30x14 mm|
|Country of origin||China|
Compatibility with host computers?
How many monitors can I connect?
Is the DockingStation ready for gaming?
Is Windows® 10 supported?
Can I use the DockingStation with Mac?
ATTENTION: Apple devices with the operating system macOS® 10.13.4 are not supported! As of macOS® 10.13.5 and higher, the operation of the DockingStation is again possible without limitations!
Is the notebook charged through the DockingStation?
How hard is the setup?
How can I continue working with my closed notebook?
• You can make these settings in the power options.
• Select "Additional power settings".
• Go to “Choose what closing the lid does".
• Select "Do nothing”.
To keep the Mac® from shutting down when it is closed, the following actions are necessary:
• The MacBook® must be connected to the power supply.
• A mouse and keyboard must be connected.
• A monitor must be connected. In this case, the MacBook® can also be used when closed.
If this is the case, the MacBook® can also be used when it is closed.
What is the maximum number of external monitors supported by the DisplayLink software?
The included USB cable is too short, can I use a third-party provider cable?
Does the DockingStation prevent the use of video connections on the notebook directly?
Does the DockingStation support audio output via HDMI® or DisplayPort™?
No network connection via the DockingStation, but via the host computer. What is the problem?
After the Windows® operating system is updated, the DockingStation does not work anymore.
• Disconnect the DockingStation from the host computer.
• Download and run DisplayLink Installation Cleaner.
• Download and install the latest DisplayLink drivers.
• Restart the notebook/PC.
• Reconnect the DockingStation.
The displayed image from the DockingStation is jittering or flickering.
• If the problem persists, try using a high quality cable.
The monitor does not turn on again after the notebook wakes from sleep mode.
• Windows® may have automatically turned off the USB root hub to save power. To prevent this from happening, follow these simple steps to change the USB root hub settings in order to stay active during sleep mode.
Windows 8/8.1 and 10
• Click the power plan settings you want to use.
• Click "Change plan settings"
• Click "Change advanced power settings".
• Click the plus symbol (+) next to "USB Settings" and " USB selective suspend setting" to expand the options and change the setting to "Disabled”.
• Click OK to accept the changes.
Hint: You may need to disconnect and reconnect your DockingStation after applying these settings to restore the connection.
The video output does not work even after installing the latest DisplayLink driver.
Why does my wireless mouse or keyboard look sluggish or does not work properly when used with the DockingStation?
How do I know the Mac address of the DockingStation?
Connect the DockingStation to the running Windows® computer and connect the LAN cable, switch on the DockingStation if necessary.
Right click on the Windows® icon in the lower left corner.
Select the "Run".
Enter cmd and confirm by pressing OK/ENTER.
Write ipconfig/all and confirm by pressing the ENTER key.
The connected network devices with Mac address are now displayed.
Connect the DockingStation to the running MacOS® computer and connect the LAN cable, switch on the DockingStation if necessary.
Click on System Report.
Click on Network.
Select the appropriate device. The Mac address is displayed below.
NO headphones and speakers, BUT YES: media player and NAS