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

  • Nov 06, 2013

    Do not try to defragment Elgato Thunderbolt™ drives

    Do not use any tools to defragment Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD or Elgato Thunderbolt™ Drive+. That defragmentation process could damage your SSD drive, and definitely will ruin its performance. Defragmentation is suitable for spinning, magnetic drives, but it will only hurt your Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD or Elgato Thunderbolt™ Drive+ by causing unneces...

  • May 28, 2014

    Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD and Thunderbolt™ Drive+ will not work with Mini DisplayPort

    Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD and Elgato Thunderbolt™ Drive+ use the new Thunderbolt™ interface. This new technology is related to DisplayPort, but is not identical. Mini DisplayPort uses a port, and cable, that seem to be interchangeable with Thunderbolt™, but in reality they're not the same at all. Thunderbolt™ Cables Thunderbolt™ cables have ...

  • Oct 04, 2013

    Is there a limit to how fast the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD can operate?

    The Thunderbolt™ interface is very fast, and allows for even higher speeds than what the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD can achieve. However, these speeds can only be achieved by combining multiple physical disk drives, or by the use of innovative flash technology. Both of these options, however, have significantly higher power requirements, which would ...

  • Oct 04, 2013

    Is a Thunderbolt™ cable included with the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD?

    Yes, a Thunderbolt™ cable is now included with Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD. To connect the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD to a computer with a Thunderbolt™ port, a Thunderbolt™ cable is required. This cable not only provides a connection between different Thunderbolt™ devices, but it also has sophisticated electronic components, in order to always allow for...

  • Oct 04, 2013

    Why does the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD not offer additional connectivity?

    Elgato has designed the Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD with a particular emphasis placed on creating a truly mobile solution. The Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD relies on the Thunderbolt™ interface to provide electricity, and the active Thunderbolt™ cable itself takes up almost half of the available power. Therefore, we have decided not to provide additional co...

  • Oct 04, 2013

    Why does Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD only have one port?

    Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD has the unique strength of being bus-powered - it gets all of the power it needs from the Thunderbolt™ interface. That makes it highly portable and easy to use. However, being bus-powered means that adding extra Thunderbolt™ ports is not possible. Bus-powered devices can only offer one Thunderbolt™ connector, due to power ...

  • Nov 11, 2014

    Can I recover my data if my Elgato Thunderbolt™ drive develops a problem?

    Any loss, corruption or destruction of data while using an Elgato Thunderbolt™ storage product is the sole responsibility of the user, and we can't help you with the recovery or restoration of this data. See the warranty of your Elgato Thunderbolt™ storage product for more details: We r...

  • Nov 28, 2017

    Thunderbolt SSD Downloads

    Download Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD icon (Mac) Download Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD icon (Windows) Download Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD driver (Windows) Download Elgato Thunderbolt™ SSD Firmware Update 1.1 (Mac) What’s new? improved performance when writing compressed data improved recovery after sudden loss of power