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iTunes (version 12.3.1.23) doesn't play my TV Shows/Movies!

iTunes doesn't play my tv shows or movies anymore. The timeline moves forward but the screen remains black and there is no audio! I already tried to deauthorise and reauthorise my macbook but nothing ...
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Why do different resolutions with same aspect ratio distort the image on external display?

I attach my MBP (OS X 10.10.4) via VGA to my tv and the aspect ratio is correct when setting an 1360x786 resolution, which is a 1.77 aspect ratio. But when trying to increase the resolution to ...
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Broken Mac Monitor, attempting to connect to external monitor

I have a Macbook OS X that I bought in 2008, which now has a broken display. Everything seems to still work just fine, except for the display, which shows nothing. I recently bought a Acer-brand ...
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Is my macbook pro display busted?

I have a mbp mid 2012 running on yosemite. Since this morning, my display is behaving weirdly. It seems to have bluish-greenish tint and I've tried deleting color profile, recalibrating it, rebooting ...
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Macbook Pro 13 inch mid 2012 not running two daisy chained thunderbolt displays

I am trying to run two thunderbolt displays with my macbook pro and it will only run one at a time. I have tried the displays with an older 17 inch model and it runs all three (including the internal ...
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Mac Book Pro - Display blink issue

suddenly, I am getting issue in my mac book pro of display blink issue, When I start mac book, It starting to blink and then black screen. I ask at service center and they told to replace with new ...
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Where does a screenshot come?

I've a problem with my Mac Mini. Sometimes, from some time, it displays some glitches, or "graphical problems", for instance the screenshot below shows some bands in a part of the screen with black or ...
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El Capitan: 2 displays but keep dock to Laptop display

Hey I live at 2 different locations, both of which offer an external display at different places on the table. Whereas everything is perfect with the display that is located above the laptop screen (...
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Is it safe to put a screen protector on Macbook Pro Retina? [closed]

I read a few answers/articles. But that only made the confusion worse. Common answers were: No, don't put screen , because: There is very little gap between Keyboard & Display and adding a ...
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3 Monitors in a row and I want the dock in the middle

I have an iMac 27 inch with a 22 inch monitor to the left and a 23 inch monitor to the right. I want the dock to be in the middle and want all monitors to be arranged from left to right. I keep my ...
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I am able to press Macbookpro Clutch cover a little bit and its not stiff

I have recently bought Macbookpro retina 15",512, 2015 model. It came in a sealed box. I have run the system diagnostics and everything is working fine. But I am able to press the clutch hinge cover (...
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How do I get all three monitors to work with 2015 Mac mini?

I have a 2015 Mac mini with two monitors hooked up out TB-VGA adapters. A HP and a Compaq. Today I added (or tried to add) a samsung 24" with the HDMI. Since adding the samsung, I can only get my ...
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How to turn off macbooks internal display while external one is connected?

I have external monitor in work and I want to mirror macbook's screen on it while I have the internal display turned off. But I found this as impossible task. I know I can have closed computer but I ...
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Can a late 2013 Mac Pro (cylinder) support dual 5K displays?

I know the late 2013 Mac Pro can support the Dell 5K monitor, using two DisplayPort cables from the Mac to the monitor. Can the Mac Pro support two 5K monitors simultaneously (using four cables total)...
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Mac Two Screens

I have my MacBook Pro hooked up to a big monitor. I know that I can do something where the monitors are mirrored, or the monitors are virtually "side by side." Can I have my MacBook Pro on one "...
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Sending USB and audio to LCD through thunderbolt

It is disappointing to me that in order to use my monitor's USB ports, I have to send 2 Data cables from my MacBook to my monitor: Thunderbolt->DVI and USB->USB. In order to use my monitor's inbuilt ...
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Route (MacBook Air) audio output through (Dell) LCD Monitor speakers

My Dell LCD monitor has a "speaker power" socket in the back. This suggests it has its own internal speakers behind the LCD panel. However, it doesn't have any audio input. So I suppose the only way ...
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MacBook Pro screen getting scratched due to own keyboard

I have scratches nearly half of the Retina display, they are right where the keys are (for example, space key). I think this happens when the laptop getting squeezed in my backpack. But is this a ...
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MacBook Air 2012 occasionally snowstorms or sleeps external monitor

For a couple of years now I have had intermittent problems with my external monitor (Dell 22in connected with Thunderbolt->DVI cable). Often a snowstorm appears on the external display, or the ...
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How to restrict OS X video output to a specific part of the screen

I accidentally bumped my MacBook Pro and now I have several lines on left and bottom sides of the screen. The effected area is usable but hampers experience. I would like to somehow restrict the ...
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What is the difference between MF843 vs Z0QP0003R models

What is the difference between MF843 vs Z0QP0003R models? Where can I find model numbers description? Thanks
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Switching all open windows on 2 displays with one keystroke

At the moment I'm using two displays for my MacBook. The larger screen is the one I primarily use because of its available space. The smaller one (MacBook) is used to glance on if I ever need to check ...
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Unable to connect Samsung S22E450 monitor

I'm unable to connect my MBPr 15'' mid 2015 to Samsung S22E450 display using Thunderbolt to DVI adapter. Using this machine no kernel panic occurs. This is the console log: 23/11/15 11:04:32,769 ...
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Connecting a MacBook Air to an External Display

I would like to connect my MacBook Air to an external display. Now, this is a relatively common question, yet, as far as I can tell, my specific one is unique. Here are a couple of the main points ...
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1920x1080 resolution not in the options after connecting external monitor on 2015 Macbook air running El Captain

I connected MacBook Air 2015 to my 1920x1080 AOC 22' monitor using mini display to VGA converter. It does not still show me the 1920x1080 option. Tt shows a maximum of 1280x768 only. Can someone help?
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Run application from Dock on the current display on Mac OS

I have 2 displays on my Mac Mini (OS X 10.9.5) with separate workspaces. I would like that applications launched from Dock on the workspace 2 appears on workspace 2 but not at workspace 1. Is it ...
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Is there an app to Control the Brightness of an External Monitor?

At the moment I use an app called "Dimmer than dim", it works fine, it lets me darken the monitor screen. But if I want to use an app full screen, Dimmer's effect disappears. Google search, shows ...
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VM fusion 8 and monitor resolution

Hi I have an mbp 2015 running a win7 machine in vm fusion 8. I was on the previous version of fusion and didn't notice the problem, but now sometimes as I move the mouse on the win machine, it seems ...
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Macbook Pro moves all windows to secondary screen

I have a 2015 Macbook Pro running Yosemite Version 10.10.5 At my desk, I have two 27" Mac Cinema Displays daisy chained via Thunderbolt. My right is my primary and my left is secondary. I always ...
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FireWire to Thunderbolt Adapter

I would like to connect a third display to my Mac Mini Late 2012. Since I'm already using the HDMI and Thunderbolt I'll have to use something else. I read in a couple of forums that you can connect ...
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Prevent external monitors to be shut down when sleeping

I (think I) remember that with previous OS X versions I could have the display turn off while connected to external monitors, but the latter wouldn't be turned off. So, when I would turn the display ...
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Can I have dual screens with microsoft remote desktop on macbook air

I am using Microsoft remote desktop (Version 8.0.24) on a Macbook Air (OS X Yosemite, V 10.10.3) remoting into a Windows 7 machine. I have a AOC USB external monitor that I use on my Mac that works ...
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Switching “primary” imac in Target Display Mode

I work in an office with a bunch of old iMacs sitting around. I thought I'd get clever and strap a few together to make a couple extra workstations. The goal has been to pair a 27" mid 2010 with a 21....
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How to prevent iOS from dimming or changing the screen brightness

I have the "Display & Brightness" feature of iOS disabled, and yet the device still dims to a brightness level that is unreadable after about 10secs of inactivity.. How do I turn this off?
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MBP 13'' 2012: DisplayPort: 2560x1440 fails, but supported by machine, working on Boot Camp

I recently purchased a Dell U2515H monitor. I want to use it with my MacBook Pro 13'' 2012, non-Retina, 2.5GHz. According to the tech specs, this MacBook can drive a single 2560x1600 pixel display (...
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2010 Macbook Pro suddenly crashing

So for the past few months my computer has been crashing randomly. Recently it's been more frequent, so I thought it's time to get a real fix. My computer never crashed before I got an external ...
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Monitor resets with OWC Thunderbolt 2 Dock?

I recently got a OWC Thunderbolt 2 Dock and am hooking my monitors into it. I have Display Port to MiniDisplay Port going from the monitor to the dock, one thunderbolt cable going from dock to Macbook ...
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MacBook Air display went haywire

Literally out of nowhere my laptop screen went crazy. I was using it while sitting at my dining room table and stopped for probably 10 mins to look at something on my phone. When I looked back, it was ...
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How do I calibrate an Apple TV Display?

I am familiar with using the Display Calibration Assistant. I have used it on other external monitors before. Connected to my living room TV via AirPlay using Apple TV. The colors are all off. ...
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How to screen record higher than 1920x1080

I just made a new app that I'm selling, and I'm using a mp4 video on the home page of the sales site. It looks pretty fuzzy on retina displays: http://mapleapp.info I've been capturing this video ...
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Apps for screen rotation hotkey?

So I'm using the latest El Capitan, and I find myself using my 'external' monitor both portrait and landscape mode simultaneously. It's been quite bugging to go into system prefs. and changing the ...
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Weird browser redraw error

I have experienced this problem on a MacBook Pro as well as on an iMac. Also, this is not specific to a single Mac OS X version; on the MacBook Pro, I am on the latest version of Mavericks and on the ...
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Color on my LG monitor is not as same as my MacBook Pro Retina

I recently bought an LG curved monitor 34UC97-S as my external monitor. However, when connected to the MacBook Pro, the color is a little weird! Slightly yellowish. I have a Spyder5Elite colorimeter. ...
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Get out of range error from monitor after rebooting from working monitor config

I have a Mac Pro 3,1 w an nVidia 8800 GT running El Capitan. When I reboot, the monitor shows the apple logo with the progress bar. It then goes blank and the monitor reports an out of range error. ...
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Use open firmware mode with external monitor (Powerbook G4)

I am trying to install Debian from USB to a Powerbook G4 with a broken screen. If I boot to the Mac, the external monitor works without problems. But in boot select mode (holding down 'alt' at startup)...
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Macbook Pro Retina offset problem

I have a 13" 2015, retina MacBook Pro and an Samsung S22C150N external display, connected with an official Apple Mini DisplayPort to VGA adapter. I need to use the MacBook with the monitor, but when ...
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OSX El Captain changing my display profile automatically

I have two display profiles in my 13-inch mid-2010 MacBook Pro. The default one and a display with warm colors that I use in darker environments. The thing is that since I updated to El Captain the ...
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My thunderbolt port on my 2011 MacBook Pro 17" stopped working

Since day one through every os update I have used my MacBook hooked up to my tv as a source for playing movies. Out of the blue one day I hooked in the same thunderbolt to hdmi adapter that I had been ...
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Need some advice/solutions on having 2 external displays set up

I have a 2015 13" Retina MacBook Pro that comes with 2 Thunderbolt ports and an HDMI port. I have 2 monitors which have same resolution (1920x1080) and same size, and they also only have DVI and VGA ...
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Macbook pro retina late 2013 - Is it possible to use 3 external QHD monitors?

(Retina, 15-inch, Late 2013) - 2880 x 1800 / Macintosh HD / 2,3 GHz Intel Core i7 / 16GB 1600 MHz DDR3 / Intel Iris Pro 1536 MB/ I use Adobe's and Cinema 4d only , and hope to use 3 external QHD ...