1. ChrisTinaBruce

    2009 Mac Pro ATI HD 5770 Three monitors not working

    I’ve read many post and Apple articles about Active cable plugs to use all the ports on my HD 5770. I still not able to get more than two at a time to work. According to Apple two Mini Display Ports and on DVI (less 30”) will work. Apple Support I have two Mini Display Port to HDMI and one...
  2. S

    MP 7,1 HDR with capture card and Pro Display XDR

    I’m looking for the solution that would let me connect PS4/Xbox to Pro Display XDR via HDMI. I think the best way to do that is to buy PCIe capture card for Mac Pro and connect it that way. I was thinking of using either AJA KONA or Blackmagic DeckLink but I can’t find any info if I can preview...
  3. D

    Mac Mini 2018 external monitor lag through HDMI

    About a week ago, I purchased the Mac Mini (i5, 8 GB RAM) and connected it to my external 4K monitor with an HDMI to HDMI cable. The input was very laggy. Then I tried connecting it to another monitor (a 2K monitor) with the same cable and it worked well. Do you know where the problem could be...
  4. Internet Enzyme

    Displays which fade in on screen wake

    I have an external monitor for my iMac. I am looking for a new one. The way that this display wakes over displayport is incredibly obnoxious. I'll walk up to my iMac, hit a key to wake the screen up, and by the time my Watch has unlocked my computer, the external display has just gotten its...
  5. N

    Macbook Pro 2015 With New LG 24" Screen

    Im buying the new LG 24" screen and I was wondering if I get a HDMI to USB C / TB3 cable will the screen work ok with my Macbook Pro 2015 15" or should i get mini display port TB2 to TB3 cable instead?
  6. Sverkel

    Picture quality MBP vs. Mac mini

    Hello I got the new Mac mini some weeks ago and is very happy with it. There is only one thing that bugs me. I think the picture quality is worse than it was with my MacBook Pro 2016 (now sold). The MacBook Pro was connected with displayport 1.2 over a Thunderbolt 3 dock but the Mac mini is...
  7. A

    Dual 165 hz Monitors for MBP 15" (2016) - Help

    Hi Guys, I've spent way to much time online trying to figure out a solution, without any success so hopefully someone here will be able to help. Scenario I have two gaming monitors that can run 165hz and I would love to connect those to my MBP15", so that I can use them to their fullest...
  8. M

    MP 6,1 Mac Pro 2013 Monitor compatibility

    Hey Friends I'm looking to upgrade my monitor, I've been using a Asus PA248Q for about 6 years and its been fantastic. Im looking to get a 27 inch 4k monitor, my budget is around 550GBP, I've identified the BenQ PD2700U (linked below) However Im concerned about the connectivity and getting...
  9. M

    Mac Pro -2013 Monitor compatibility

    Hi there, Using a 2013 mac pro d300's 3.5 6 core etc... I'm looking to upgrade my monitor, been using an asus PA248Q for 6 years or so and its been fantastic. Id like to get a 27-inch 4k display budget is around 550 GBP Can someone please explain what ill miss out on if I buy Ben Q PD2700U...
  10. Q

    The issue of Apple blocking some monitor cables after macOS Sierra

    I've a MacBook Pro 15" 2010 running the latest version of High Sierra and I'm looking to buy an external monitor, as well as the right cable to connect it to. Its only monitor port is a miniDisplayPort though. I read online that after macOS Sierra, Apple blocked some third party monitor cables...
  11. ComfyMac

    Early 2013 MBP and a 144Hz monitor?

    Hello everyone. Several months ago I built a gaming PC and connected it to an Acer XF270HUA monitor. It's stunning: 1440p, 144Hz, 4ms, IPS, FreeSync, thin bezels. I like it. I like it so much that I wanna connect my MacBook Pro to it when I'm not gaming and simply use it as my main monitor...
  12. At_Op45

    HDMI Apater for 24" Early 2008 iMac

    Hi there. I currently own an upgraded 24" Early 2008 iMac and am trying to find the best HDMI adapter for it. After some research, I'm not sure whether or not to get a Mini DVI or MiniDisplay adapter. Some forums even talk about needing an audio interface for the sound to play. Despite being a...
  13. El_Capitan

    Mirroring via HDMI issues

    Hi everyone, I’m running a High Sierra with the latest updates on my mid 2011 MacBook Pro. Generally I use this machine with the external HDMI monitor and keep my laptop closed. I have an external wireless keyboard and a mouse connected to it as well. This setup was running beautifully for...
  14. J

    Mac Pro 5,1 refusing to load with hdmi connected - new GPU

    Hi guys, Newbie here! Hoping I can get some advice! I've got a mac pro 5,1 2012 and I've just installed an msi radeon rx 560 4gb graphics card, ready for upgrade to Mojave. I've got a 4k monitor which I was using on hdmi without any problems on my last card, now it seems the mac only boots...
  15. macduke

    iPhone lightning to DVI help

    I've recently been organizing my workshop and wanted to repurpose an old display to watch video from my iPhone. It was a really nice display when it came out (2008 IPS 27" 1920x1200 $799) and even though it has color shifted a bit over the years to the point of not being able to be calibrated...
  16. U

    How to? Connect MBP 2017 15" to 4 Dell P2715 monitors

    I have the 2017 15" MBP with 4x TB3 (USB-C) ports [specs here]. I also have four Dell P2715Q monitors (each with HDMI, DP, and mDP inputs) [specs here]. I'd like to have 5 independent, not mirrored, displays (4 Dell monitors + the laptop screen). What is the best way to do this? I see several...
  17. trady

    iPad AirPlay / HDMI restricted app to TV / AppleTV

    Hi, I am really struggling to find a way to get around an app restriction that won't allow mirroring / airplay. Its a "Go TV Anywhere" app, that I have a subscription to. I got it installed on my iPad, but need to connect it to at TV. The app wont allow airplay or mirroring, and I hope you...
  18. MacMiniUpgrader


    using a Samsung 1080 TV as my monitor and a foldable bluetooth keyboard. surprisingly I love the keyboard and have no plans on upgrading to a larger one! its compact and the key travel is pretty satisfying compared to the newer chicklet style keys. connected to surround sound as well so I am...
  19. Z

    A MacBook, a display and a keyboard

    Suppose I connect my MacBook via HDMI to a display, is it possible to connect a keyboard (wired or wireless) so I can use it without having to access the Mac books keyboard?
  20. EEzycade

    HELP- bars on side of display

    I have a 32 inch 2560x1440 HP Pavilion Monitor. I connect it with my 13" 2018 MBP w/ TB. The cable run is as follows in case you need to know. Satechi usb-c dongle hub plugged into MBP, that has an hdmi output going into the monitor. When I first plugged it in, I had the displays mirrored...