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Should I remove Kensington Display Adapter?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #22,867
United States Rank #16,053
Reach 0.0094%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 324.84 days
1118.31 days >
Average installed length: 587.59 days


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Kensington Display Adapter


Kensington Display Adapter is a program developed by Kensington Computer Products Group. The most used version is 5.2.24173.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is DisplayLinkKensingtonSupport.exe. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 2.07 MB (2,174,858 bytes). DisplayLinkUpdater.exe is the automatic update component of the software designed to download and apply new updates should new versions be released. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 62% of users of Kensington Display Adapter come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.kensington.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Kensington Display Adapter\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{75D5CD37-9101-41A6-AB95-A10C2D429141}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.07 MB
Language: Hungarian (Hungary)

Program filesFiles installed by Kensington Display Adapter

Program executable:DisplayLinkKensingtonSupport.exe
Name:DisplayLink Core Software v5.2.24075.0
DisplayLinkKensingtonSupport Application
Path:C:\Program Files\Kensington Display Adapter\DisplayLinkKensingtonSupport.exe
Additional files:
  • DisplayLinkKensingtonSupport.exe (by DisplayLink) - DisplayLink Core Software v5.2.24075.0 (DisplayLinkKensingtonSupport Application)
  • DisplayLinkUpdater.exe (by Caphyon LTD) - Advanced Updater

How do I remove Kensington Display Adapter?

Quickly and completely remove Kensington Display Adapter from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Kensington Display Adapter from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Kensington Display Adapter, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Kensington Display Adapter.

Win 7 (SP1) 79%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 78.95%
Windows 8 12.78%
Windows XP 5.26%
Windows Vista 3.01%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 43.08%
Windows 7 Professional 27.69%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.92%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.62%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.62%
Windows 8.1 3.08%

Distribution by countryGeography

61.80% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 61.80%
  United Kingdom 6.74%
  Netherlands 5.06%
  France 4.49%
  Germany 3.37%
  Israel 2.81%
  Australia 2.25%
  Belgium 2.25%
  Italy 1.69%
  Canada 1.69%
  United Arab Emirates 1.12%
  Brazil 1.12%
  Sweden 1.12%
  Poland 1.12%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 49.11%
Hewlett-Packard 16.07%
ASUS 8.93%
Acer 7.14%
Lenovo 6.25%
Sony 4.46%
Samsung 3.57%
Sahara 1.79%
Medion 1.79%
Toshiba 0.89%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.48%
Dell Inspiron N5110 2.61%
Dell Inspiron 1545 2.61%
Dell Dell System XPS L5... 2.61%
Dell Dell System XPS L3... 1.74%
Dell Vostro 3700 1.74%


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