Connecting Macbook to sony tv vga...

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by x-evil-x, Aug 14, 2008.

  1. x-evil-x macrumors 68020

    x-evil-x

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    i can connect it with the adapter for vga to the mini everything comes up says 1920 by 1080 or whatever but i only see the background image i dont see any of the logos on the bottom or anything that boots up why is this? i have a wireless keyboard plugged in the mac but not designed for it do i need the mac bluetooth ones? anybody help me out?
    thanks
     
  2. Drumjim85 macrumors 68030

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    Probably because your mb display is still active, making it the primary screen.
     
  3. x-evil-x thread starter macrumors 68020

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    how do i make it not the primary.
    can i close the screen too? when i have it going to the tv?
     
  4. Drumjim85 macrumors 68030

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    Uh huh...
     
  5. x-evil-x thread starter macrumors 68020

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    still cant figure it out i figured out mirroring but how can i turn off the screen on the laptop and have it be closed? once i close it it turns the computer into sleep mode.
     
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