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Should I remove DisplayLink iPad Software?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #29,125
United States Rank #24,643
Reach 0.0051%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 273.41 days
760.06 days >
Average installed length: 399.35 days


6.3.40759.0 14.85%
6.3.38464.0 14.85%
5.6.33227.0 42.57%
5.6.31870.0 22.77%
5.6.31115.0 0.99%
5.6.29519.0 3.96%

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DisplayLink iPad Software


DisplayLink iPad Software is a program developed by DisplayLink. The most used version is 5.6.33227.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is DisplayLinkUpdater.exe. The software installer includes 1 files and is usually about 1.25 MB (1,313,880 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 7. While about 53% of users of DisplayLink iPad Software come from the United States, it is also popular in Japan and Taiwan.

Program detailsProgram details

Help link: www.displaylink.org/forum/forumdisplay.php?f=35
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\DisplayLink iPad Software\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{F8B8199B-1ED7-4192-A86A-6ABAFB3BF633}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 1.25 MB
Language: English (United Kingdom)

Program filesFiles installed by DisplayLink iPad Software

Program executable:DisplayLinkUpdater.exe
Name:Advanced Updater
Path:C:\Program Files\DisplayLink iPad Software\DisplayLinkUpdater.exe
  • DisplayLinkUpdater.exe (by Caphyon LTD) - Advanced Updater

How do I remove DisplayLink iPad Software?

You can uninstall DisplayLink iPad Software 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program DisplayLink iPad Software, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 DisplayLink iPad Software.

Win 7 (SP1) 82%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 89.11%
Windows XP 3.96%
Windows Vista 3.96%
Windows 10 2.97%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 41.00%
Windows 7 Professional 29.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.00%
Microsoft Windows XP 4.00%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.00%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

52.71% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 52.71%
  Japan 9.30%
  Taiwan 3.88%
  Netherlands 3.88%
  Germany 3.88%
  Switzerland 3.10%
  Canada 3.10%
  France 2.33%
  Norway 2.33%
  Australia 2.33%
  United Kingdom 2.33%
  Brazil 1.55%
  Spain 1.55%
  Hong Kong 0.78%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 27.94%
Hewlett-Packard 20.59%
Acer 13.24%
ASUS 4.41%
Toshiba 4.41%
Sony 4.41%
Lenovo 2.94%
Apple 2.94%
Intel 2.94%
American Megatrends 1.47%
Common models
Toshiba NB205 1.14%
TOSHIBA Satellite L650 1.14%
TOSHIBA Satellite A135 1.14%
TOSHIBA Qosmio G25 1.14%
Samsung R560 1.14%
MCJ Co.,Ltd. H55M-P33 1.14%


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