a line of flat panel computer monitors sold by Apple Inc. that came in 20-, 22-, 23-, 24-, 27- and 30-inch sizes. They were discontinued after the Thunderbolt display was unveiled in the summer of 2011

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Is there a way to turn off an external Apple Cinema Display remotely and continue to use the computer?

Here's the situation: I often access my Mac Pro remotely using Screen Sharing and sometimes TeamViewer. The problem is that when I do this, everything I'm doing can be seen by those near the physical ...
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Image quality of various Apple cinema displays

I have concluded that my office is in sore need of a new display and have decided to take the hit for one of apple's refurbished displays. The most important thing for me is similar pixels/square ...
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Making a digital TV out of cinema display

I have an old cinema display 20", and I'd like to ask if I can make a digital TV out of this display. Can I buy any tuner for it? What more do I have to buy if necessary? What kind of tuners are in ...
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Using an Apple Display Connector monitor with a MacBook Pro

My girlfriend just got her bosses old PowerMac G4 and big ol' Cinema Display. It's got the ADC connector, so I'm not sure if it's relevant what the size is (and frankly I'm too lazy to measure unless ...
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How does the quality of the LED-backlit screen of a MacBook or a 27" Cinema Display degrade over time?

The quality of my PowerBook and 20" Cinema Display screens has degraded over time, they became noticeably yellowish and darker due to the wear of the backlight (I assume). Neither of those screens is ...
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Ethernet via Cinema Display

I want Ethernet on a MacBook Air running in clamshell mode. Will the USB<-->Ethernet trinket work from the Cinema Display?
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What is the best way to use two 27" monitors on your desk?

In my work environment I have three smaller monitors and love the productivity benefit. At home I have two 27" displays (the iMac and an external cinema display), but am having trouble laying them out ...
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How do you connect the new MacBook Air to the Cinema Display?

The MacBook Air has the magsafe and a USB port on one side of the chassis and the mini display and another USB port on the other side of the chassis. Does the 3-port cable for the Cinema Display ...