This will let you test the cable and display function. It should be noted that on Apple's store page for the mDP-VGA adapter, compatability is only listed as "Macbook, MacBook Pro, and Macbook Air". I plan to keep it, and return one of the others, keeping the third for a spare in case I lose the Dell adaptor before an important PowerPoint presentation. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? http://itenlightenment.com/mini-display/mac-vga-display-not-working.html
After reading the Software License Agreement, click Continue. oh, and both macbooks recognize the monitor. Hmm...if your projector has a HDMI port, then it should support HDMI just fine. Check thread here Apple Releases Mini DisplayPort to VGA Firmware Update 1.0 share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply rjheys, Apr 29, 2009 rjheys
In order to use it you, you must have the Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter plugged into your Mac and a compatible display, and your Mac's power adapter should be plugged share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Log in Free 3-Year AppleCare Protection Plan ! The projector is pushing out the plug & play info.
I used the F1 key on the laptop to toggle through the display choices to the "Duplicate" mode. This all works if I take the VGA cable from the monitor and plug in the projector directly this would imply a cable issue to the projector. The Dell is black, 8 1/2 inches long, and weighs 40.8 grams on my balance beam scale. Mac External Display Not Working Read the "Important Information" screen, then click Continue.
Submit Cancel One Moment Please Thanks for your feedback. 10% of people found this helpful. Thunderbolt To Vga Not Working By DeathtoToasters in forum Apple Notebooks Replies: 6 Last Post: 06-10-2009, 05:45 PM mini display port to vga connector By AppleFreak81 in forum Movies and Video Replies: 0 Last Post: 04-12-2009, share|improve this answer answered Mar 25 '15 at 21:40 ScunnerDarkly 1,70048 add a comment| up vote 0 down vote Same issue... http://apple.stackexchange.com/questions/178283/mini-thunderbolt-to-vga-not-showing-video-on-external-monitor-but-mac-says-it-is I ignored that.
i have 2 macbook pros, one with mountain lion and a brand new with yosemite, none of them sending signal to the monitor. Apple Mini Displayport To Vga Adapter Tried on a second projector with similar config and same issue occurs. Results: - the Apple brand, the one which I had thought was broken, connected 90% of the time - the Rocketfish brand, 80% of the attempts - the Dell brand was All rights reserved.
Topics: Current Hardware,MacBook,MacBook Pro,iMac,Mac Pro (28) Comments Tweet ← Previous Story Mac sales fell 16% in February ahead of desktop refresh Newer Story → Dell unveils heavier, more expensive MacBook http://forums.macrumors.com/threads/mini-displayport-to-vga-not-working-anymore.1856420/ Powered by vBulletinCopyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. Mini Displayport To Vga Firmware Update El Capitan Check that the adapter and external monitor is connected, and on, and then retry. Mini Displayport To Vga Adapter Firmware Update El Capitan Granted, most likely this is a bug in OS X 10.7.4, but the patches I've downloaded have done nothing to fix the problem.
I plugged the adaptor into the laptop, firmly, wiggled it around a bit to secure the connection, and waited to see if the laptop screen was displayed on the projector. weblink MacRumors attracts a broad audience of both consumers and professionals interested in the latest technologies and products. Solution is to not use VGA for MacBooks! Check that the adapter and external monitor is connected, and on, and then retry. Macbook Pro Mini Displayport Not Working
Using old Macbook Pro with the same Mini DisplayPort to VGA Adapter, the slides are showns normally.I make a test with a Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter and with a Mini Advertise on MacRumors Our Staff Arnold Kim Editorial Director Email • Twitter Eric Slivka Editor in Chief Email • Twitter Juli Clover Editor Email • Twitter Joe Rossignol Editor Email • Read the "Welcome" screen, then click Continue. http://itenlightenment.com/mini-display/mac-mini-dvi-to-vga-not-working.html more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed
I can get the screen to show on the TV by changing resolutions and refresh rates (1280 x 768 at 60Hz) but the TV shows 5 partial screens on my laptop Apple Support I just worked the first day and know my macbook doesn't even recognize it. You have already reset the PRAM; I suppose you could try it again, though I don't you will see any difference.
Send us an email b. If you don't make a secure connection, it won't work. Is it a 3rd-party item or genuine Apple? However, I'm having the same issue with my digital projector at work (which only uses VGA).
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The recommendation was to buy an 'active' conector en voila, everything workout. If you have next steps in troubleshooting, I would love to hear those too. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... Some random ideas (which you may already have tried). 1) Plug in your macbook to the power? 2) Try switching off the projector, plugging it in, then switching it on again.
The one I have used is this one http://www.amazon.com/StarTech-com-Mini-DisplayPort-Video-Adapter/dp/B0031SEMBQ/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1400589997&sr=8-1&keywords=mini+dvi+to+vga+%2B+dell+xps Here the there is an extraction of the comment, from a reviewer (Alice winter) on the same conector: The real reason I share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply FX120, Apr 28, 2009 FX120 macrumors 65816 Joined: May 18, 2007 #5 rjheys said: ↑ So the mini seems a problem with the refresh rate... or its affiliates current community blog chat Super User Meta Super User your communities Sign up or log in to customize your list.
That means, Dell has apparently designed their own connector. May 2011 Nominated: March 2011 & April 2011 Reply With Quote 01-15-2011,11:55 AM #3 deadman22 View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Jan 15, 2011 Posts 11 Originally Posted by Buzzard2010 It's a dongle that connects the Mini DisplayPort connector on the Mac to the display cable. Graphics Intel HD Graphics 4000 512 MB.
I used the same cable only with the mini displayport to vga adapter inbetween it. How do you write a letter of recommendation for someone who got an A in your class, but who you've never talked to outside of class? I also don't get a message to restart my macbook.