1. OnSr's Avatar
    I'm currently using the Display Dock with my Lumia 950. I just plugged a USB fan to the Display Dock. However, it is not stopping when I unplug my phone. I see the red light on the dock, saying the dock is turned off, but the USB fan is still working. If I use the fan with my laptop or PC, the fan is turning off as it should, but not with the Display Dock.

    Any idea to stop the fan ?
    04-19-2017 03:03 AM
  2. juanitoriv's Avatar
    Yeah, unplug the fan or the dock. The hub is powered, right.. So it's got juice in through it. The red light means it's on standby waiting for the phone to connect then it turns red. In the meantime, it's acting as a charging block. So do what you got to do.

    The fan turns off when you're on PC or laptop, because you're shutting them down. No more juice flowing to the ports.

    Have a good one.
    xandros9 likes this.
    04-19-2017 05:55 AM
  3. OnSr's Avatar
    Well, I have put a switch between the USB port and the fan. I'm now manually controlling the fan. Way better than unplugging each time I don't use the dock
    joshcaleb27 likes this.
    04-21-2017 03:14 AM
  4. juanitoriv's Avatar
    There you go.. That's using your head for more than a hat rack. 8)
    xandros9 likes this.
    04-21-2017 08:11 AM
  5. xandros9's Avatar
    My laptop and the dock I connect it to on my desk both continue putting out power through the USB ports for reference.

    For a device that's constantly powered, that's behavior that isn't out-of-the-ordinary. Glad you found a workaround though at least.
    04-21-2017 09:28 AM

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