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Macbook Pro Late 2011 13" Display Issue

I'm having a weird issue with the built-in display on a Macbook Pro Late 2011 13". As the lid is opened, the display usually activates normally at its threshold for turning on. Everything works fine. ...
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Phone icons at top [on hold]

The recent photo call ID at the top of the screen- why did you remove it- it was great there's an old saying if it ain't broke don't fix it - I used that feature probably more than anything on this ...
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How to show a large notification banner on OSX screen?

Is there a tool to programmatically, from command line, show a large notification banner on top of other windows, on all screens, or at least on the currently active screen? I mean obnoxiously large, ...
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MacBook Pro (Early 2015) works with monitor until connection drops, then never works with the same monitor again

My MacBook Pro screen has recently been damaged and I want to send it in for repair, but it will take a little bit for the claim to be processed and I want to be able to continue using it and back it ...
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Pain with using multiple monitors

Today I got a new 13 inch mac book pro. I have a 30 inch asus monitor which I use as a secondary display. The resolution of the monitor is higher than the macbook pro. when I move the mouse from my ...
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After system wake, Thunderbolt monitor underscans

Starting recently (but not aligned in my memory to any particular Software Update), when my MacBook Pro 13" Retina (late 2015) wakes from sleep with the external monitor connected (whether sleep was ...
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Backlight of MacBook Pro stays dark under Linux Fedora (OS X OK) after Apple fixed display

I have a MacBook Pro (Retina 13'', End of 2013) and I have Fedora Linux installed. Everything worked fine, until I got "display stains" and the local Apple Store exchanged the display for free. ...
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LG Monitor not working with MiniDP input when Macbook Pro is in clamshell mode

After three days I'm throwing in the towel on this one. Have an LG 27MB85R-B Monitor. Macbook Pro circa 2013. I first used an HDMI cable which worked fine, but I kept getting the Change Resolution ...
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External monitor CPU usage

If i close my Macbook Pro laptop whilst it's connected to an external monitor of lesser resolution, will I have more CPU processing power as it's pushing fewer pixels?
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Have all “ipad mini 2”s a retina display?

I want to buy a iPad mini 2 and I'm searching about it. Actually I'm confused. Somewhere people call it just "iPad mini 2" and somewhere else "iPad mini 2 with retina display" ..! Ok, all of them ...
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MBP display, keyboard backlight and camera issue

I have a mid 2009 MBP which was heating up way to fast because of the fan; then I bought a new one and changed it. I also applied a new thermal grease. Plugged all the cables, tightened all the screws,...
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Disable screen saver on secondary monitor

Is there a way to disable the screensaver from showing on my secondary display? I only want it on my primary display. Running 10.11.1 El Capitan
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Windows 10 cannot use maximum resolution on external monitor

I have a mid 2014 macbook pro 13" with the Intel Iris 5100 graphics. When on OSX El Capitan, I am able to use an external monitor at its full resolution (2560x1440) and the in-built display at full ...
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MBP resolution changes when connected to an external display

Until recently, I was able to connect an external display to my 2013 MBP Retina without a problem. As of the past week or so, connecting an external display results in the resolution of the MBP ...
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How can I run 3 4K monitors on my 2015 MBP

I just seen a video of a guy on YouTube running 6 4K monitors natively on his MBP but it didn't go into details as far as cabling/hub setup. How could I run just 3 4K at 60hz? I am confused as to the ...
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Selective Mirroring of Applications between Displays in OSX El Capitan

Consider I have two displays and I have set to Mirror in Arrangement Section. Is there an ability, that a user can select applications that can be mirrored, only that will be mirrored, not all Other ...
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Arrange different external displays of same model to different positions

I am running Mac OS X (Version 10.10.5) on a MacBook Pro (13 Inch, Mid 2010) and want to arrange an external monitor of the same type to different positions. First, let me explain my setup: monitor ...
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Is there a way to display an instance of BezelUI (brightness HUD, volume HUD) using BASH or AppleScript?

Long story short, I've written a simple BASH script to control the brightness of a non-Apple external monitor using ddcctl. It works, with a couple hacks. It would be really cool if I could display a ...
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How to recognize compatibility with Thunderbolt 2 to VGA adapters in retina Iris 6100 MBP

Since the retina MBP models - at least mine: Early 2015, 13" rMBP Iris 6100 - either thunderbolt ports or the Intel graphics don't necessarily recognize miniDisplay port adapters or output correct ...
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Dock won't appear on other displays

I know, you can't have the dock on both screens at the same time, and I know that there's a 'swipe down' gesture I'm supposed to be able to do with the mouse to make the dock appear. I just can't seem ...
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Why is my Mac seem to be divided into two desktops and how can they be combined?

Recently, I'm observing weird behavior when switching between applications and also when switching between some Finder windows. I'm using an external 4K monitor with my MacBook Pro Retina. It is as ...
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IMac display problem

This just happened while I was using iPhoto. I've tried a restart and unplug and it's still there. The whole left side of the screen is vertical stripes and blocks of colour; I wish I could post a ...
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Early 2011 Macbook Pro display crash

In the last week I started seeing a serious issue with the display on my Macbook Pro (Early 2011, El Capitan) where the screen has gone "crazy". I didn't apply any updates just prior to the issue, so ...
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MacBook Pro Retina 15" late 2013 shuts down suddenly [duplicate]

I'm not sure how to post a diagnostic here so if you have any tip, tell me I will post it. I just got a MacBook Pro Retina 15" late 2013 that shuts down randomly without any warning. Sometimes it ...
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4k vs 5k Monitor as “Retina” on older MacPro

I am currently running my MacPro (late 2010) with a 30" (2840 pix wide) and often an old iMac 27 as a secondary display. I'd really like to upgrade to something more crisp - the difference on my MBP ...
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MacBook pro Retina - Are mixed display modes possible?

I'm using an HTML5 VDI to connect to a remote desktop from within a browser. With the standard retina display mode, that gives a rather small screen area for the remote desktop which is a unix ...
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How do I use separate dock for each monitor? [duplicate]

I have three monitors. I'd like to use a dock on each monitor that displays the apps / windows open on that monitor. Is this possible? Thanks!
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My Macbook Air isn't outputting the correct resolution

I bought a DELL P2416D with a 2560x1440 resolution but I didn't know that it wasn't compatible with OS X. I use a mini Display Port to HDMI adapter. Also the Mac detected the monitor as a TV and so ...
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How to render external display in native resolution?

I've a UHD display connected to MAC via HDMI. But the external display is not rendering in native resolution. There does not appear to be an option in preferences to set to native resolution of ...
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How to make my Mac sleep when I close the lid while connected to an external display? [duplicate]

Having an external monitor connected prevents my Mac from sleeping when I close the lid. Is there any way to opt out this feature?
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How to find the Apple Service Part number for Macbook Pro Retina Display “clamshell”?

I have a MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012) that has a broken screen and I need to replace it. The online sellers post the "Apple Service Part" number as one of the identifiers to determine if it will ...
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Is there a problem is closing the lid of a MacBook Pro when using an external monitor?

I am using an external monitor and the only way (that doesn't involve jumping through hoops) to turn off the MacBook Pro monitor is to close the lid. Does closing the lid causes any problems? I have ...
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Monitor flickers when connecting MacBook Pro to monitor using Thunderbolt to VGA connector

My monitor flickers when I connect my MacBook Pro to a monitor using Thunderbolt to VGA connector. I have a Nov 2011 MacBook Pro. There was no flickering until I updated my OS to El Capitan. Could ...
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MBR 15, external monitor, screen is blinking and sometimes no signal (DP)

I am using two external monitors, both are same kind, Asus PA248Q Pro Art. They are only 1920*1200 (16:10). This mid 2015 model of MBR should support two(!) 4K monitors, so there should not be problem ...
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Utility/Way to save display arrangements?

I have a portable USB monitor for my MacBook. Sometimes I place to the left of the laptop, sometimes to the right and sometimes above. While it's not hugely cumbersome to open up Display Preferences ...
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Macbook Pro, two external monitors, clamshell mode and heat

I use my Macbook Pro 15 (mid 2015) with two Asus PA248Q monitors. It has Intel Pro gpu. I was just wondering that does it matter heat wise if I keep the lid down? The hinge seems to have some kid of ...
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MacBook display screen

Is it possible to fix a MacBook Pro display glass for a cracked one of a MacBook unibody? Since they have the same dimensions.
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Display screen glass [duplicate]

Can I replace the cracked display screen glass of my MacBook unibody with that of a MacBook Pro? Since they are the same dimensions.
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Make monitor viewable region smaller [duplicate]

I have a 27 inch monitor at work but I prefer a 21 inch monitor, but don't want to buy a new one, is there any way to just make the monitor not display anything for the top/right part to make it like ...
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External monitor VGA detected sometimes yes, sometimes no

I have this MacBook Pro with OS X El Capitan, and I'm using a LG 20M35 (19", 1600x900) as external monitor. This one has a VGA connection, so I bought a Belkin VGA to Thunderbolt adapter. At first,...
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Mac wireless second display (for showing a fixed desktop)

I want to use my Nexus 9 Android tablet as a second wireless display for my MacBook Pro (Retina, Mid 2012) (running El Capitan). I've tried a number of Android apps but none have been up to snuff. ...
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MacBook Pro with Dual Monitors

I have a MacBook Pro 2011, i7, 8 GB RAM, Apple SSD, but I don't know if the display is Retina or not. I also got two monitors. I am using a Thunderbolt cable to connect the first Monitor. Can you ...
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Cannot start screensaver after display has been powered off

After my Mac has been locked and the display has powered off I am unable to activate the screensaver again until I unlock my Mac. For example: I sleep my Mac's display with ⌃⇧⏏, pmset ...
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“Differentiate without color” setting in Accessibility System Preferences

In the Accessibility preference pane of El Capitan's System Preferences, I've noticed a "Differentiate without color" setting that I didn't notice before. Does anyone know to what extent this ...
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Early 2015 Retina Macbook Pro not recognizing/working with some external displays

I have an Early 2015 Retina Macbook Pro 2.7 GHz i5, and it does not work with certain displays. I first tested it with a display(call it display A) Mini Display Port to DVI cable which did not work. ...
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Macbook freezes every few seconds when monitor input is switched

I have a macbook pro running 10.11.5 El Capitan. I have it connected to two external monitors -- one using HDMI, and the other using thunderbolt to HDMI. These two monitors are also connected to ...
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Two WQHD external monitors

Is it possible to run two external monitors with WQHD resolution (2560 x 1440) with a Mac mini or with a MacBook Pro via DisplayPort? According to Apple website the Mac mini is capable of handling ...
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Running 3 External monitors from a Macbook Pro Retina 13" Mid 2014

I currently own a Macbook pro (Retina 13",mid 2014) 2.6GHz Intel Core i5 8GB 1600 Mhz DDR3 Intel Iris 1536 mb 3 x 22" Samsung Monitors. 2 of them running through Thunderbolt to DVI-D adapter. The 3 ...
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Is there a convenient way to make my early retina MBP act as if a couple of diagonal inches of screen space didn't exist?

I'm thinking of upgrading to a smaller machine when this one croaks, but want to get a realistic sense of "would there be a productivity loss from a smaller screen." Ideally I could just change a ...
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How can I change the aspect ratio for a projector?

My church rents another church's facility, which includes a Mac (running Yosemite) used for projection. This computer isn't connected to the Internet, and I don't have sudo/root access to it. The ...