Connect a laptop and a desktop to one monitor using UD-3000 and use one mouse and keyboard


How do use a Plugable USB 3.0 UD-3000 docking station to connect a Dell XPS 15 (laptop) and a Dell XPS 8700(desktop) to one monitor and be able to use a single mouse and keyboard?


Hi Davraj,

Thank you for posting the question here. In order to connect USB devices to two different PCs, you can use USB Sharing Switch. Please refer to the detailed information from here:

This YouTube video show how to connect USB devices through the sharing switch:

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