Menu Skip to content Mac iPhone iPad iPod iOS Apple TV Apple Watch Contact us . share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply SandboxGeneral, Jul 10, 2015 SandboxGeneral Moderator Staff Member Joined: Sep 8, 2010 Location: Orbiting a G-type Main Sequence Any more news on this problem? Genius tip - thank you!!!!!!!
Oct 22, 2015 9:39 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by SouthpawCraig, SouthpawCraig Oct 29, 2015 7:22 PM in response to b.fromconcord Level 1 (0 points) Oct 29, exhausted all the suggestions I've come across. But still no result :( –GusDeCooL Aug 11 '13 at 18:31 GusDeCool, I never asked you this but in your Display Preferences in System Preferences, is the external monitor I did that ridiculous Option trick for Detect Displays, and nothing. http://osxdaily.com/2014/03/31/detect-displays-mac-os-x/
I needed to reconnect to my wifi and needed my password. Now most times (though curiously not all) when I turn the Denon & Sony off and then back on, the Mac no longer knows anything about the home theater system. the adapter is ok, they have tried it in service. Found the "detect displays" button, but still doesn't work.
Hopefully Apple will get the fix out soon. Now I can't get the external display's to detect. Got a tip for us? Thunderbolt Display Not Working Loading...
Like some other features in new versions of OS X, the "Detect Displays" button is now hidden by default, no longer immediately visible in the Display Preferences of OS X El Macbook Won't Detect External Display It worked for me. Browse other questions tagged macbook display or ask your own question. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/7255183?tstart=0 Reply Richard P says: October 7, 2015 at 3:52 pm Same problem here.
Reply Merrick Lee says: July 11, 2016 at 3:58 pm I never write comments on blogs but, solution #5 solved my issue….. El Capitan External Display Not Working Coworker throwing cigarettes out of a car, I criticized it and now HR is involved Previous examples of large scale protests after Presidential elections in US? TAWRreviews 554,346 views 7:42 $1,000 HDMI Cable!? - Useless Tech Over $100 Ep. 1 - Duration: 9:39. Subscribe to the OSXDaily newsletter to get more of our great Apple tips, tricks, and important news delivered to your inbox!
First plug in mini-display port. http://osxdaily.com/2014/03/31/detect-displays-mac-os-x/ What could possibly go wrong? El Capitan Not Detecting External Monitor But now i will try to reset with safe mode. Detect Displays Mac Sign in to make your opinion count.
I'm so happy I had to write one and say THANK YOU. in any way. Yosemite and El Capitan are the first OS's since I started in 1999 to be full of bugs. Posted on Oct 2, 2015 10:35 AM View answer in context Q: El Capitan does not detect my external display Hide Question All replies Helpful answers Page 1 of 4 Next Thunderbolt Display Not Detected
This can happen with external displays too, so check your external display's brightness level by pressing Control + F2 on your keyboard. Try setting your display to use the default resolution for the display from the same preferences pane discussed above. Copyright © Apple Inc. MacBook vs Air vs Pro - Duration: 8:24.
share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply jumapili, Jul 10, 2015 jumapili thread starter macrumors newbie Joined: Jul 10, 2015 #15 Okay So I went El Capitan External Monitor The next OS's after he died have been the crappy ones. My MacBook Pro is 13-inch model 2009, running El Capitan 10.11.6.
Reply Will G says: September 10, 2016 at 2:16 pm I'm a PC user trying to help my wife get her new iMAC to recognize an external monitor. it started around the time of the 10.6.6 update. I can tell everything is fine on the Mac, aside form its HDMI sync, because I can use Screen Sharing to connect to it and display its current state. El Capitan Won't Detect External Display I double checked the resolution and it was using the native one, indeed.
How do I deal with my current employer not respecting my decision to leave? That did the trick partially. I still doesn't work, even as a single monitor. Reply Karl with new Macbook Pro, external Samsung monitor, over DVI, over Thunderbolt adapater says: October 7, 2016 at 6:57 am Moreover, this was _never_ an issue with a previous Macbook
but still doesn't work. I switched off the mac mini, disconnected the HDMI, connected it back, switched on the mac mini, AND HELD DOWN THE OPTION BUTTON THROUGHOUT, then pressed CMD+F1. Problems with colors on your external display Sometimes your display problems aren't related to being unusable or to scaling problems, but rather to color. Jan 27, 2011 12:34 PM Helpful (8) Reply options Link to this post by mtnmarty, mtnmarty Jan 29, 2011 8:18 PM in response to giannisg Level 1 (0 points) Jan 29,
Feb 14, 2011 10:44 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Koi_Girl, Koi_Girl Feb 14, 2011 12:01 PM in response to spenc1975 Level 1 (0 points) Feb 14, I can only get the iMac display and 1 external working. Reply Serra Bravo says: May 30, 2016 at 1:26 am Thanks Arun, Tried option 5 and presto, all is well ! While HOLDING Option key the whole time - switch on Mac AND press Command+F1 5.
I also have a USB out to my DAC for music, which is the principal purpose of the mac mini. If possible, check to see if using a different display or a different adapter works. Find the color button: Like contrast buttons, some third-party external displays not made by Apple also have RGB buttons, which let you manually configure the Red, Green, and Blue levels for the Now it may as well be a dead monitor.
Never fails to detect upon reboot. Good luck! Tell me again why Apple is superior to PCs. Check connectionsCheck the connections to your Mac and external displays: If you're using an Apple notebook, try connecting its power adapter.
If you are connected 2 desktop with MacBook and your MacBook Pro doesn't detect TV, turn off on display. Apple may never put out a fix because they may not see this as a case of anything being broken. It's been so long since installing a display, couldn't recall the steps. larryy says: January 17, 2016 at 8:19 pm Ditto, connecting to Denon receiver then to Sony projector.
Reply Sim says: October 2, 2015 at 1:09 am Me too, tried restarting and clicking for ages. I tried resetting SMS, NVRAM but no joy. Thanks for the refresher!