usb 2.0 docking station does not work with windows 8

UD-160-A USB 2.0 Universal docking station worked fine when using my windows 7 laptop, however when I connect a windows 8 laptop the drivers appear to install but nothing on the docking station works…

Hi catpurrs123,

Thanks for posting your question here! Could you connect the Plugable UD-160-A to the Windows 8 system and run the DisplayLink Support tool (instructions here:… ) and email the resulting .zip to along with your Amazon order ID and a link to this thread?

This would give us a better insight as to what is going on. Once we analyze it we can figure out how to resolve the issue.