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Configuration of dual external displays using the Venue 11 Pro dock



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Dual displays using the Venue 11 Pro dock

NOTE: The Venue 11 Pro (5130) can only support 1 external display.

A Venue 11 Pro (7130/7139) can be configured to use 2 external displays via the Venue 11 Pro dock.

NOTE: If you encounter problems with your Venue 11 Pro 7130/7139 updating drivers and firmware per this following article: Recommended updates for optimal performance of your Venue 11 Pro 7130/7139 Tablet should resolve most issues with your tablet.

Recommended cable connection configurations

There are specific display cable connections that have proven to be successfully configured for dual external displays using a Venue 11 Pro (7139/7130) and the Venue 11 Pro dock.

Recommended Cable Configurations

Single Monitor Configuration

Cable/Adapter

Dual Monitor Configuration

Cable/Adapter

HDMI to VGA

HDMI to VGA adapter - Dell Part YTGDK

HDMI to VGA, DisplayPort to DisplayPort

HDMI to VGA adapter - Dell Part YTGDK DP to DP Cable

HDMI to HDMI

Cable Only (No adapter needed)

HDMI to HDMI, DisplayPort to DisplayPort

Cables Only (No adapters needed)

HDMI to DVI

HDMI to DVI adapter - Dell Part G8M3C

HDMI to HDMI, DisplayPort to DVI

DP to DVI (active Eyefinity certified) adapter - Dell Part KDP70

DisplayPort to DisplayPort

Cable Only (No adapter needed)

HDMI to HDMI, DisplayPort to VGA

DP to VGA adapter - Dell Part RN699

DisplayPort to DVI

DP to DVI (active Eyefinity certified)adapter - Dell Part KDP70

HDMI to DVI, DisplayPort to DisplayPort

HDMI to DVI adapter - Dell Part G8M3C

DisplayPort to VGA

DP to VGA (active Eyefinity certified)adapter - Dell Part RN699

HDMI to DVI
DisplayPort to DVI

HDMI to DVI adapter - Dell Part G8M3C

DP to DVI (active Eyefinity certified) adapter - Dell Part KDP70

HDMI to DVI
DisplayPort to VGA

HDMI to DVI adapter - Dell Part G8M3C

DP to VGA (active Eyefinity certified) adapter - Dell Part RN699





Article ID: SLN290990

Last Date Modified: 04/17/2017 11:58 AM


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