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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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Global Rank #23,567
United States Rank #13,886
Reach 0.0088%


VersionDistribution 0.81%
1.00.0000 99.19%

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What is DLsetup?

DLsetup is the software driver and additional utilities required for managing and connecting the DisplayLink device to the PC.

About  (from DisplayLink)

DisplayLink USB virtual graphics technology is the industry-leading solution for easy display and docking station connectivity to notebooks, netbooks, anddesktop PCs. The DisplayLink DL-1X5 Series of chips allows manufacturers ofUSB 2.0-based peripherals, monitors, and projectors to quickly and economically build a var...  Read more


DLsetup is a software program developed by DisplayLink. The most common release is 1.00.0000, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 19.52 MB (20,466,225 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 79% of users of DLsetup come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Brazil.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.DisplayLink.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DisplayLink\DLsetup
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{DCA3BDB6-557E-44EB-8104-160038C42842}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 19.52 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by DLsetup

  • Setup.exe - DisplayLink Core Software 7.0.42429.0 (Installs DisplayLink Software)
  • Win7driver.exe

How do I remove DLsetup?

Quickly and completely remove DLsetup from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall DLsetup 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 DLsetup, 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 DLsetup.

Win 7 (SP1) 56%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.80%
Windows 8 38.40%
Windows Vista 4.00%
Windows XP 0.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 22.58%
Windows 7 Professional 21.77%
Windows 8.1 9.68%
Windows 7 Ultimate 8.87%
Windows 8.1 Pro 7.26%
Windows 10 Home 4.84%

Distribution by countryGeography

79.35% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 79.35%
  Canada 4.35%
  Brazil 2.72%
  South Africa 1.63%
  Korea 1.63%
  India 1.09%
  New Zealand 1.09%
  Czech Republic 1.09%
  United Kingdom 1.09%
  Singapore 0.54%
  Colombia 0.54%
  France 0.54%
  Costa Rica 0.54%
  Mexico 0.54%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 30.77%
Hewlett-Packard 26.37%
Lenovo 12.09%
ASUS 10.99%
Acer 7.69%
Sony 3.30%
Samsung 2.20%
Toshiba 2.20%
Intel 2.20%
Alienware 1.10%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 2.86%
CLEVO CO. W110ER ... 1.90%
Acer Aspire X1700 1.90%
Dell Dell System XPS 15... 1.90%
HP EliteBook 8540p 1.90%
LENOVO 20175 1.90%


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