iOS 11 is now available, and it has many HomeKit advancements. In this post we’ll explain how you, as an Eve user, may benefit from the many enhancements.

Live smarter by knowing more about the place you care about most. With Eve, see your home at a glance, right on your iPhone and iPad. Apple HomeKit compatible.

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Auf der Entwicklerkonferenz WWDC im Juni dieses Jahres zeigte Apple, wohin der Weg bei HomeKit diesen Herbst gehen wird, wenn iOS 11 erscheint. Wir sagen, wie Eve-Anwender von den zahlreichen Verbesserungen der Plattform profitieren.

Le blog Elgato (en anglais et allemand) contient des informations pertinentes sur nos accessoires compatibles HomeKit, comment les intégrer avec des applications tierces et bien sûr sur les app Eve d'Elgato et Maison d'Apple. Des contributions claires et illustrées de type atelier expliquent les fonctionnalités des produits Eve et donnent des astuces pour améliorer votre maison connectée. Envoyez directement vos suggestions et questions à Elgato grâce aux commentaires.

Elgato Stream Deck 4.2 will not work when using OBS 21.x or earlier - move to OSB 23.x or newer.

Elgato Stream Deck 4.2 and OBS 23.x

Windows 10 Insider Preview 20H1 does not work with most Elgato Gaming Capture devices.

Windows 10 Insider Preview 20H1 and Elgato Gaming Capture Devices

Elgato Stream Deck - Version 4.2 erfordert OBS 23.1 oder neuer.

Elgato Stream Deck - Version 4.2

Die Windows 10 Insider Preview 20H1 funktioniert nicht mit den meisten Elgato Game Capture Geräten.

Windows 10 Insider Preview 20H1 - Elgato Game Capture Geräten

Der Nvidia Treiber 416.16 vom Oktober 2018 kann bei der Aufnahme oder beim Streaming Probleme bereiten - Teste unsere Elgato Beta Software zum lösen des Problems.


Das Windows 10 April Update bringt neue Sicherheits-Einstellungen mit sich, dass bei verschiedenen Capture Geräten Probleme bereiten kann.


Check out the newly released Elgato Thunderbolt 3 Pro Dock. High-performance connectivity

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Important information about Elgato Thunderbolt™ 3 Dock and dual monitor/display support.

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Digitize video from a VCR, camcorder and other analog video sources for playback on your Mac, PC and iPad. Transfer video to your Mac or PC from a VCR, DVR, camcorder, or any other analog video device as a high quality H.264 file. Elgato Video Capture's easy-to-use software assists you through every step, from connecting an analog video device to capturing video and choosing how you will watch and share it.

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"Device could not be initialized. Please verify software and driver installation" message can be solved via the steps in this article.

Windows 10 April 2018 Update Fix

Important information about EyeTV's transfer of ownership to Geniatech.

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Thunderbolt™ SSD

  • Mar 11, 2015

    What capacities does the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD come in?

    There are two models of the Thunderbolt™ SSD - one with a 120 GB capacity, and one with a 240 GB capacity. The actual SSD that is used is manufactured by SanDisk. 1 GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes. The total capacity of the drive varies depending on the file system being used.

  • May 09, 2013

    Does the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD work with FireWire or USB?

    The Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD is the world’s first truly portable high-speed drive featuring Thunderbolt™ technology. It is engineered to draw power directly through the Thunderbolt™ port, without needing a separate power supply. It does not work with USB or FireWire ports in any way.

  • May 09, 2013

    Can I put another drive in the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD case?

    No, putting another drive in the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD case is not recommended. The Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD has been carefully engineered and tested to ensure flawless operation and performance, so please do not remove or replace the factory-installed SSD. The components of the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD can not be serviced by the user or dealer. ...

  • Nov 06, 2013

    What is a SSD drive?

    Solid State Drives (SSDs) are a modern replacement for traditional, magnetic hard drives. The old standard uses a spinning platter and a rapidly moving read/write head. SSDs don't use moving, mechanical parts, and instead rely on solid state flash memory chips to store information. They are far less prone to accidental damage than traditional ha...

  • May 09, 2013

    How is the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD powered?

    While you’re on the go, less is more. That’s why the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD is engineered to draw power directly through the Thunderbolt™ port, without needing a separate power supply. This way, your data is always there with you, even when you’re not near a power source.

  • May 09, 2013

    What are the user precautions for the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD?

    The Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD drive contains no user-serviceable parts. If it appears to be malfunctioning, contact Elgato’s Technical Support. Do not expose this drive to temperatures outside the range of 5°C to 35°C (41°F to 95°F); or to operational humidity beyond 5-80%, non-condensing, or non-operating humidity beyond 10-90%, non-condensing. Avo...

  • Nov 06, 2013

    How fast is the Thunderbolt™ SSD?

    By combining recent advancements in storage technology with the revolutionary Thunderbolt™ interface, the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD brings a giant leap in performance without relying on a physically large, multi-drive setup. Using a Solid State Drive (SSD), it dramatically outperforms state-of-the-art portable FireWire or USB drives.

  • Nov 06, 2013

    What are the specifications of Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD?

    What follows are are the specifications of Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD: Interface: Thunderbolt™ (cable included) Dimensions: 83 × 21 × 131 mm / 3.3 × 0.8 × 5.2 in Weight: 270g / 9.5 oz Capacities: 120GB; 240GB Requirements: Thunderbolt™cable; Mac or Windows PC with Thunderbolt™ port Thunderbolt and the Thunderbolt logo are trademarks of Intel Corpora...

  • Apr 04, 2016

    Why does Microsoft Office want my product key when using Elgato Thunderbolt™ drives?

    Microsoft Office examines your computer setup when you first enter your product key. If you attach an Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD or Elgato Thunderbolt™ Drive+ drive to your computer, Microsoft will think that your computer setup has changed, and will ask you to re-enter your Microsoft Office product key. This is a known issue if you own Elgato Thund...

  • Oct 04, 2013

    Can the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD work with Boot Camp and Windows 7?

    Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD can work with Boot Camp on a Mac, with a few important exceptions. • Windows 7 is the minimum OS requirement • Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD must be plugged into your Mac before you start the Boot Camp session. Setting up Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD for a Boot Camp Session Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD needs to be detected by Boot Ca...