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Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

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sudo snap install hub-ctrl

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Control USB power on a port by port basis on some USB hubs.

Control USB power on a port by port basis on some USB hubs.

This only works on USB hubs that have the hardware necessary to allow software controlled power switching. Most hubs DO NOT include the hardware.

The following is a list of Hubs that are known to have the hardware necessary to allow power switching.

  • D-Link-DUB-H7-High-Speed-7-Por
  • Elecom U2H-G4S
  • Sanwa Supply USB-HUB14GPH
  • Targus, Inc. PAUH212
  • Hawking Technology UH214
  • B&B Electronics UHR204
  • Belkin F5U701
  • Linksys USB2HUB4

Details for hub-ctrl

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Last updated
  • 14 November 2019 - latest/stable
  • 8 March 2022 - latest/edge



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