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Primary monitor keeps reverting back to the laptop display

A Macbook Pro running VMware Fusion has a guest operating system of Windows 7. The user often connects an external monitor to the laptop through an HDMI cable. For the display settings "extend the ...
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How do I set up a dual monitor PC to share those monitors with my Mac Book Pro

I currently run a PC with a Geforce GTX 670 and Dual DVI ports. Each DVI port on the graphics card is hooked into an Asus 21" monitor. I also have a 15inch Mac Book Pro Retina (Late 2013) model. I ...
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Turning off unused displays that are connected to a Macbook Pro on OS X 10.9 Mavericks

I currently have an Early 2011 Macbook Pro (MBP) running OS X Mavericks 10.9.1. I usually connect this laptop to two external displays A Thunderbolt (TB) Display, which is connected directly to the ...
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MacBook Pro 13 inch, Mid 2010 external monitor

I would like to know what is the highest external monitor resolution my MacBook Pro 13 inch, Mid 2010 can support? Also, what connection am I looking at? Mini DisplayPort to what? HDMI?
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How can I connect four 2560x1440 monitors to a Macbook Pro?

I am thinking about buying a new Macbook Pro but I want to be sure that I can connect four 2560x1440 monitors to it without a problem. I need the monitors to each be a logical screen in the OS. In ...
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How is an external monitor recognised?

On Mountain Lion 10.8.2 (and also on Snow Leopard as far as I know) external monitors are somehow recognised and remembered by my laptop. For example: When I change the wallpaper on the external ...
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Macbook pro crashes occasionally on dual monitor

I'm using a Macbook pro 13' mid 2010 running OS X Lion 10.7.5. I just got a Viewsonic 24' monitor (2450wm-LED), and I connect it to my mbp using a miniport to VGA adapter (this one on Amazon). However ...
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Grinding noise when Macbook Pro connect a second monitor

Almost every time I connect my Macbook Pro (Earlier 2011) to a second Monitor. It will generate small but very grinding noise (hard to ignore that noise unless I play songs or let the fan speed go ...
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Daisy-chain display port monitors on a MacBook Pro

According to this WikiPedia article version 1.2 of the Display port specification allows for multiple monitors to be daisy-chained. My question has two parts: Could this be done on a MacBook Pro ...
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DaisyChain Non-Apple monitors to Macbook Pro

I as hoping to daisychain some monitors to either my display port or my thunderbolt port for my early 2011 Macbook Pro (AMD Radeon HD 6490M). I don't want to buy the expensive Apple monitors but I'm ...
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Can I use my two laptops as dual monitor? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to use second PC as extended monitor I have Lenovo Y470 [Core i7 quad core ] with windows 7 in it and macbook pro [ core i7 ]. Both of these are on same wifi ...
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Why does my MacBook Pro treat my 2nd monitor as its primary when I shut the lid?

I have a MacBook Pro, late 2010 model, with a display-port out that I use with the DP->DVI adapter to drive a Dell monitor as my secondary. I run Mac OSX Lion 10.7.3. The secondary monitor is ...
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MacBook Pro 15" not picking up external monitor

I have a MacBook Pro 15" laptop running Windows 7 Professional and for the life of me I just can't get it to connect to my 27" Dell U2711 monitor, using a Mini-DisplayPort to DVI adapter. I am ...
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How can I make my DisplayLinked monitor display WPF apps correctly?

I am running Windows 7 on a MacBook Pro connected to a Kensington Universal Multi-Display adapter. When I have a WPF application on the monitor it doesn't display correctly. WPF applications will not ...
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MacBook Pro + OSX Lion + Samsung SA550 HDMI not playing nicely

I bought a Samsung SA550 monitor as a second monitor for my 2009 MacBook Pro that is running OSX 10.7 Lion. The monitor has 2 inputs, VGA and HDMI. If I connect the MacBook using VGA, everything is ...
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How can I connect a MacBook Pro (early 2011) to two monitors?

I would like to connect my work MacBook Pro to two (or even three) monitors to get more screen real estate. There is a YouTube video but it uses a USB-DVI adapter and by design is a bit laggy. Any ...
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MacBook Pro - How do I display in portrait for external monitor

I got a fine and dandy mini DisplayPort to VGA adapter for my MacBook Pro - I hooked up an external Dell monitor and it works well in landscape. Any tips on how to make the display on external ...