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I have a mirrored display setup with a 17" MacBook Pro and an Apple LED Cinema display. When I plug in the monitor, sometimes the mirroring does not kick in properly and some items are half on-screen.

Opening and closing the lid gives it a kick in the pants and fixes it, but some application windows are collapsed to almost nothing (see screenshot) and I have to resize them all. Kind of a PITA since this happens every morning. Is there a fix?

(I also think this is responsible for my VirtualBox issue)

Screenshot: enter image description here

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I don't have the correct solution. But I use the Moom app from the App Store configured with some shortcut to maximize / shrink / move my windows around. So in my case it will only take ~ .5 seconds for me to resize the screen.

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