The only audio output listed is internal speakers or Airplay. Detect Displays is a feature of OS X. Thanks, Sylvain Reply Sudha says: January 19, 2016 at 2:40 pm Macbookpro running ElCapitan. macbook air circa 2011 with a new monitor.
Reply JMHO says: December 30, 2015 at 8:07 pm What an inane and arbitrary change. Reply Rick Baker says: March 7, 2016 at 11:39 am Hi, I have an iMac 27 inch Retina screen running OS Z El Capitan, version 10.11.2 . share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Baastian, Oct 2, 2015 Baastian macrumors newbie Joined: Oct 2, 2015 #18 revokin said: ↑ Anyone with issues It's a major pain. http://osxdaily.com/2014/03/31/detect-displays-mac-os-x/
Why is this news now? Clicking Detect Display does nothing. Things worked fine initially with two external monitors at work.
Warning tho, it cleared my wifi connection and I had to dig around for that password I had on an index card. ;) So, if doing the above procedure, be aware The monitor knows its plugged in, but just says that it is not receiving a signal. Useful Searches Recent Posts Options Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion El Capitan External Monitor It's like they were turned off.
At work I connect with a VGA adapter to a very old display and at home I connect using HDMI to my LG. Macbook Won't Detect External Display i was about to update to el captain but it seams not to be a solution … very frustrating grrrrrr !!!! Submit Cancel One Moment Please Thanks for your feedback. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/7263733?tstart=0 nothing happened.
No lag. Thunderbolt Display Not Working Rating: 6 Votes norrismantooth 11 months ago Does your 3rd party display provide power, USB, Thunderbolt, ethernet, and Firewire 800 to your MacBook Pro? Apple makes no representations regarding third-party website accuracy or reliability. Hence when connecting with HDMI to a Sony Bravia, the mac mini did not recognise the Sony and vice versa.
share|improve this answer answered Jul 15 '15 at 12:05 davidhq 4343925 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote I had the same problem and what worked for me was Resetting http://www.iphonetopics.com/macbook-pro-not-detect-external-monitor-display/ On yosemite, it was working, but i had to turn off/on the monitor after ever restart/sleep, but it would work. El Capitan Not Detecting External Monitor Unplug and re-plug the external monitor. Thunderbolt Display Not Detected Press and hold the Command-Option-P-R keys immediately after you hear the startup sound.
Other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective owners. Any additional ideas? Reply ↓ Philip Galaura on June 17, 2014 at 1:06 am said: Tried everything but so far no improvement. Oct 7, 2015 10:33 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by sorenmadsen, sorenmadsen Oct 7, 2015 11:38 PM in response to BasementJack Level 1 (0 points) Oct 7, Detect Displays Mac
Let us know a. Initially I was disheartened after reading all that has been written in this particular article comments section, but luckily I managed to crack this. It happened again about an hour later after a restart, I called AppleCare again and the tech led me through the SMC reset steps again and all monitors began working properly Comments I have seen some people digging in for a sledging of Apple over this issue.
If just one app looks blurry, check the Mac App Store or developer's website for any new versions of the app that might be Retina display display-compatible. El Capitan External Monitor Not Working Let us know a. This website is not affiliated with Apple.
Hold these keys until the Mac restarts and you hear the startup sound for a second time. Warning tho, it cleared my wifi connection and I had to dig around for that password I had on an index card. ;) So, if doing the above procedure, be aware RT Reply Mary-the-Merry says: April 21, 2016 at 9:27 am Sorry to hijack this thread, but it is done to save folks time. El Capitan Won't Detect External Display thanks for your reply kevin .
Reply Aguinas says: January 31, 2016 at 2:47 am Tried like 10 different brands of Thunderbolt/mini displayport cable to HDMI on my macbook air 2011 but none works. :( Reply Captain Try adjusting your display's brightness either with the Control + F2 keyboard shortcut, or try finding a brightness button on the monitor itself. My $200 Bose SoundLink mini is a paperweight now too. Click on the Software Update… button.