USB-C / Thunderbolt, external CAD 3D video
In order to properly use CAD/CAM engineering software you need a "workstation graphics" 3D chip, usually either FireGL or Quadro. There has not been a way to do this as an add-on component for laptops without some very complex and expensive custom hardware, to have an internal high-speed video card slot inside a laptop.…
Thunderbolt 4 "Switch" 2-4 PC.
I'll be surprised if this hasn't already been suggested but: Overview: A Thunderbolt 4 switch that sits between 2-4 computers (I currently use 3 laptops) and a Thunderbolt 4 Dock. Detail: As with many people, I now find myself working from home. I have all my monitors, keyboard, mouse, misc devices etc connected to a dock.…
Thunderbolt 3 to Thunderbolt adapter on MSI Z16 Creator... Blue screen
Hello, I am trying to use this adapter (TBT3TBTADAP) on a new Win 10 64 MSI Creator Z16 laptop. It has 2 USB C thunderbolt 4 capable ports. When I plug the adapter in the left side port, nothing happens. And plugging in the right side port results in a BSOD. Here's the Whocrashed anlysis result : On Tue 15/02/2022 17:37:46…
BizTechMag talks w/ StarTech.com’s Prod Dev VP: Thunderbolt 4: What Businesses Need to Know
Hello community! I thought I'd share this great & relatively quick read (8 min) with Nirav Gandhi, StarTech.com's VP of Product Development covering in/outs of TB4. https://biztechmagazine.com/article/2022/01/thunderbolt-4-what-businesses-need-know Highlights include comparison to prior technologies, compatibility, power,…
NEW ARTICLE: Practical Advantages of Thunderbolt 4
Our latest article covers three unique features of Thunderbolt 4 you may want to consider when deciding on new technology purchases. Please comment below if you have questions about Thunderbolt 4, or want to share ways it has enabled connectivity in your environment.