How to Fix the ‘Device Disconnected’ of PD1560?

How to Fix the ‘Device Disconnected’ of PD1560?

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Driver Interface shows ‘Device disconnected’


It might be caused by the driver failing to recognize PD1560. Thus, the driver icon will be in gray like thisthe driver icon of PD1560/ M106K will be in gray color in the System Tray while its interface will show you ‘Device disconnected’ in its left lower corner.

When the driver icon in the System Tray is in golden like thisWhen GAOMON driver icon is in golden color, the tablet has connected to the computer. and its interface shows you ‘Device connected’ in its lower left corner, the driver has recognized the device successfully.

Therefore, when you meet this issue ‘Device disconnected’, please try the following solutions to resolve it.

Method 1: to re-plug cables

Click here to get details about How to Connect PD1560 to Computer Correctly?

please put a strong force to push the two connectors tightly into the sockets of PD1560.

Don’t do like below picture shows, leaving a crack between PD1560 and its connectors.


Wrong way to plug the cable to GAOMON PD1560

The gap between PD1560 and the HDMI connector is too big to allow PD1560 being connected to your computer.

Do like below picture shows, no crack between PD1560 and its connectors.

Right way to plug the cable to GAOMON PD1560

You need to push the USB and HDMI connectors harder into the sockets of PD1560 and leave no crack between PD1560 and the connectors.

If this solution failed to make the driver recognize PD1560, please try the following solutions.

Method 2: to re-install the driver correctly

Go here[1] to learn how to re-install the driver correctly. Before that, you should pay attention to these important things:

  • Disconnect all the tablet cables from the computer before installation.
  • Uninstall all the existing tablet drivers completely, including other brand tablet drivers, such as Wacom’s.
  • Close all anti-virus software and all drawing software.
  • ‘Run as an administrator’ while installing the new driver.
  • DON’T change the installation path while installing.

After installation of the driver, go to check whether the driver connected or not (try unplug-plug cables couple of times). If still not, please do next solution.

Method 3: to plug into another USB port on the computer

Plug the USB connector, marked as ③, of the Connection Cables to another USB port on the computer.

Please make sure all cables have firmly connected to the computer and PD1560.replug the USB connector of GAOMON PD1560, marked as thress into another usb port on the computer

If still disconnected, please do next solution.

Method 4: to judge whether the issue caused by the driver or not

If the cursor moved, but the driver still shows ‘Device disconnected’, it means the issue isn’t caused by PD1560 or stylus. In this case, please send an email to with your issue description and the result of these solutions.

If it didn’t move, please try the following solution.

Method 5: to work on another computer

  • Prepare another computer.
  • Don’t install the GAOMON driver on this new computer.
  • Connect your PD1560 to this computer. Make sure the tablet cables have connected firmly.
  • Use the tablet pen as a mouse to move the cursor (make sure the pen full of power).

No matter it moves or not, please send an email to Tell us the results that you have gotten from practicing these solutions.

Method 6:to re-install the windows driver–v13.15.42

When you have tried all the methods mentioned above and your computer system is Windows 7, the issue ‘Device disconnected’ still exists but the cursor can be moved by operating the stylus, please go to download GAOMON windows driver–v13.15.42

Before reinstalling this driver, please

While installing it, please

  • run this driver as administrator
  • don’t change the default installation path

Here is the correct way to install a driver: How to Install/Re-install the Driver Correctly?

Any suggestions or questions, please feel free to contact us. We’re always here for you. You can submit your issue from here: GAOMON SUPPORT TEAM.

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I spent several hours over Christmas diagnosing this problem for my daughter. I installed and removed the software multiple times on multiple laptops without success. Turns out, the solution was simple. You need to push the cables into the Gaemon significantly harder than it would seem necessary. I don’t recall exactly where I read this solution, but it was ‘liked’ by several others suggesting that the problem is not uncommon. This needs to be better documented and, ultimately, fixed. Not the way I had hoped to share Christmas with my family, folks.


ive done everything my screen connect I see my desktop on my tablet but still no connection my pen doesn’t work how do I fix this ive spent hours on it already


Hi I’ve had the PD 1560 for a year now and I’ve found that the device connects but the tablet itself displays nothing but can be used to move the mouse with the pen on the main screen of my computer. The way I’ve figured out how to fix this is literally re-plugging the two wires that go into the tablet over and over again until it works, it eventually does but it can take around 5 min to an hour of just re-plugging to make this tablet work. I would recommend this tablet to everyone if it didn’t have… Read more »


I have done everything my screen connect I see my desktop on my tablet but still no connection my pen doesn’t work how do I fix this ive spent hours on it already?!!!!


i just got my tablet and the screen is connected and i can move my crouser via mouse of my laptop but my pen just doesnt work? i keep moving it close to the screen and it does nothing


I’ve had this tablet for a full month now. I just turned it on and the pen wouldn’t work. I saw it was disconnected, apparently, although it was displayed ON the tablet too. I’ve done all of these steps. Still won’t read the pen. Still won’t say that it’s connected,


I received mine on my birth we have spent the last few days trying to figure out what was happening, turn out these aren’t made for chrome books even if the website say Os and this is chrome Os.


Hi, on the gaomon tablet driver screen it says the driver is connected and the cursor moves, the problem is the screen wont turn on, ive tried turning it off then on and removing and reinserting the cables, im not sure what to do at this point