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Is there a way to have the (automatically adjust) brightness of two thunderbolt displays connected to each other in sync

I have a MacBook Pro Retina with two Thunderbolt Displays connected to it in Daisy Chain mode. Both displays have the Automatically adjust brightness setting on, and the MacBook is closed. Is there a ...
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Disable Screen Sleep AppleScript

Is there a way to turn screen sleeping on and off temporarily through AppleScript? I'm making a script at the moment that will run for a few minutes when I'm away, so I don't want it to sleep, but ...
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Safe to clean iPad screen with alcohol wipe?

I ordered a glass screen protector for my iPad and have just received it. In instructions, it says I have to clean the screen with the given alcohol wipe. Is it safe to use an alcohol wipe on iPad ...
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can't open my iPhone 4s after replacing defective screen and touch pad by the service center

Good day. My iPhone 4s got a replacement touchpad/screen. I put a new LTE micro SIM but when i opened it, the screen displays an image of the charger plug with an arrow pointing to an iTunes image. ...
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Does anyone use Xcode Playgrounds on a Macbook 2015? [closed]

I'm interested in the MacBook 2015 form factor and wondered if anyone uses Xcode Playgrounds on one and how it handles it in terms of responsiveness, battery drain and screen size. I realise that ...
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Replaced iPad 4 screen - camera, vol/power buttons and mic not working?

I recently ordered a new digitizer assembly (the glass with home button pre assembled) and fitted it to the iPad 4. The touch screen and home button work flawlessly but cannot get the lock button, ...
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MacBook Pro 13 inch late 2011 flickering screen

I have some problems with the screen of my laptop MacBook Pro 13inch from late 2011. I never had problems with my screen before but suddenly the screen began to flicker. I have encountered that it ...
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Can iMac 5k be set up to change screen resolution at log in depending on user

I have 2 users on iMac 5k and need each user to login at a different screen resolution (Default for one, Looks like 2048 x 1152 for the other). Is this possible / can a script be set to run on login ...
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Just installed new screen on wife's 5s, getting weird ghosting/burn effect

My wife's 5s screen cracked and for the holidays I had a friend of mine install a new screen on her phone. The only problem is, there's some weird issues going on. First, the outer edges of her screen ...
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Is there any way to simulate a second display on a Macbook Pro?

I'm trying to figure out a way to use my Nexus 7 tablet as a second screen. I know that some commercial programs exist to help you do that - but I've found that Chrome Remote Desktop works pretty well ...
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Retina 2012 15" Macbook Pro: Vertical Lines like dead pixels

I recently purchased a used MacBook Pro 15" Retina (2012). Before I bought it, its screen was replaced entirely and so was its upper case. I am currently using Windows 10 on the laptop. I started ...
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iPhone 4s no display constant charging sound

There is no display on my iPhone 4s, but whenever I hook it up to my charger, it will play the charging sound every 7 seconds. Maybe something is loose in the phone? I am thinking there is something ...
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External screen portrait resolution issue

When I change the external screen resolution to Portrait mode it shows up like this. I have tried all the rotation possibilities and everything. Is there a fix to this? I have seen other screens set ...
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Screen artifacts that show up in screenshot

My MacBook Pro (13-inch, Mid 2012) running El Capitan (10.11.1) intermittently displays screen artifacts. I thought the issue might be with my screen connector, but the artifacts are captured when I ...
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Split screen problem with MacBook Pro

I moved my screen around and now I don't have split screen anymore. I have to press F3 to see my other screens to open them. I have tried to go to the mission center and logged out and logged back in ...
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Flickering band on Macbook Pro from early 2011

I recently got a Macbook Pro 15" from early 2011 from a friend. It gets a weird flickering band on the left side of the screen. It improves or worsens as I tilt the screen (which makes me think that ...
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iMac 21.5" 4k Screen Colours Washed Out

I bought a new iMac 21.5" 4k screen for my web design work. I noticed that the way Safari renders colours is completely different from the way Chrome and Firefox does. Colours in Safari appear dull ...
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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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iPhone 4S Gray Light in Middle of Black Screen Fix?

I'm having trouble with my iPhone 4S. It rarely turns on and whenever it does, it shows a gray light in the middle of a black screen with some kind of halo around the light. Also, whenever I hook it ...
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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 ...
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White backgrounds on iPhone showing inset, very light, yet visible pink rectangular area

Working on an iPhone app I noticed a very light, yet quite noticeable pink-ish rectangular area that's inset from the screen's edges uniformly by about 4 millimeters (0.16 inches) in all views with a ...
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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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Sections of desktop turn black?

So I have a very odd issue. At random I get black sections in program windows, on dock icons, and on my desktop. What makes it odd is I can actually take a screenshot of it plus you can even see it ...
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How to enable horizontal split in full screen mode in El Capitan

I use my external display in tower mode. I've been using third party software ( like Moom ) to split my screen horizontally when needed. Now that El Capitan supports split screen in full screen mode, ...
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Command line app to change screen resolution with RETINA?

I'm looking for a command line app to change screen resolution. I've tried cscreen, screenresolution, and scrutil. The first two work to change resolution, but they do not enable retina scaling.
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Macbook Pro Mid-2012 Retina Screen Flicker

Basically as it says in the title, whenever I use my computer the screen flickers and it's unusable. This isn't just when I log into one account, this is on startup, login, while using the computer, ...
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How to tell is a damaged iPad Air is repairable [duplicate]

I was given an iPad Air (model A1474) which seems to had a tough life. The screen and LCD matrix are broken and I would like to know if it is still alive before replacing these broken parts. How ...
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Keyboard shortcut to switch screens on split view

I want to know if there is any keyboard shortcut to switch between splits screen in all new El Captain.
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iMac Thunderbolt external monitor black after sleep or blacking out intermittently

We have an iMac 2013 that has a second screen (3rd party) attached via Thunderbolt. Recently the second screen was having problems coming on in the morning when waking from sleep and we had to hit the ...
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Macbook Pro black screen

I have a Macbook Pro from 2012 with Yosemite. It was working just fine when I decided to update Xcode. The screen froze after a few seconds, and after a few minutes it went black like it went to ...
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An undiagnosable screen fault (flickering/glitching)

I have been experiencing an intermittent screen flickering/glitching. The problem occurs where you use, or leave the laptop on for several hours, the problem then proceeds until you let the laptop ...
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How to backup unresponsive iphone [duplicate]

I dropped my iphone 5 and the screen is completely unresponsive. There are blue lines across the screen and the home button is also not functioning. However, I can still hear incoming calls, texts, ...
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Relocate dock when external monitor is attached

On my MacBook's screen the dock should be in the middle and as soon as I connect my monitor the dock should be on the left side of the screen. How would one accomplish this?
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white screen on macbook pro noise when keys are pressed

my macsbooks screen turned white yesterday, the keys were making sounds when pressed. I have plugged my mac in to my tv and the screen comes up on my tv, but the laptop screen is still blank. please ...
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How to fix the iPad home screen being dark purple?

My iPad Mini's home screen is really dark and I think it's because of something I have done. I have removed emoji keyboard as I thought that was causing it but the darkness still remains.
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Making the auto-hidden menu bar show up faster

I have recently switched back to Mac after Linux Mint and there is one thing I find very cumbersome: In fullscreen mode the menu bar at the top goes into auto-hide mode, so it animatedly rolls down ...
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Macbook Pro Retina 15" (mid 2012) screen is glitching in specific situations

The display of my macbook is glitching as you can see in image below. However this is happening only if I'm trying to do some on graphics heavy tasks, just like opening big Rhinoceros project. The ...
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Occasional screen shadows iPhone 5S

I have a 2013 16Gb iPhone 5S, It worked properly until an annoying screen/touchscreen issue appeared yesterday . Here is the issue : The screen suddenly gets slightly darker and some shadows appear ...
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White Screen Hang Mac Pro

Reading related posts it seems I have a blend of other's issues. But the final blow was plugging in a nextbook tablet to download some pdf files, and THEN I booted the old Mac Pro 2008 with Yosemite ...
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What do I do about a broken screen replacement (flickering while unlocking)?

I got my LCD screen changed a month ago when it broke, but now my phone is flickering when I unlock it. It goes back to normal after a few seconds. How do I fix this?
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iPhone 6 replacement screen and iOS 9

My 8 year old cracked a (very good) friend's teenager's iPhone 6. It is only cracked mostly at the bottom around the home button and just barely in front of the actually display so they said not to ...
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Is this a dead pixel or stuck pixel?

I've tried the apps and I've tried to apply pressure this hasn't worked at all, so I phoned Apple they tried helping over the phone. That didn't work. They said my warranty covers it but I want to ...
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Why is my screen bowing out on my iPhone 5?

Why is my screen popping out of my iPhone 5? And how can I fix it? Update: I fixed it! Here is what the old battery looked like:
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How to back up ipad with broken, unresponsive screen? [duplicate]

So I dropped my ipad a few weeks ago and the screen cracked and now is unresponsive yet I keep getting notifications. A tiny part of the screen works and let's me put in the first letter of my ...
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Strange colors on my iPhone screen

The icon for the Messages app looks grayish or blue. My app icons are different from the standard colors. The settings menu is black with white letters. My phone has not been dropped recently or ...
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Yosemite Change two destops at once

I'm using two screens on Yosemite 10.10.4. When I change desktops, I have to change manually for first screen and then again for the second. Is there any way to change both screens at once? Or make ...
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iPad screen doesn't respond on corners and types on its own after dropping it

My iPad's screen has been buggy ever since I dropped it 2 months ago. It was bearable back then but now it moves the icons by itself and types on its own. The iPad does not respond to touch on all ...
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Set Brightness to Full on Boot (MacBook Pro)

I frequently have the problem where my laptop's screen is too dim prior to login and I can barely tell where my account or the mouse is. Is there a way to set the brightness to maximum on boot before ...
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Macbook Pro screen replacement doesn't display correctly

I've tried to replace the display on my MacBook Pro (ME294ll/a) Late 2013 but the image is not displayed correctly. It looks like this: My brother had the same problem: …but he just reconnected ...
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Install another OS on a MBPr with broken screen

I have a dead MBPr (mid 2009 I think), he works but the screen is totally broken. I would like to install another OS on it. I have an external monitor which I plug to my MBPr using an HDMI/Mini ...