Installing Snow Leopard on second monitor

Discussion in 'macOS' started by JuanDiegoN, Jun 27, 2010.

  1. JuanDiegoN macrumors newbie

    Jun 27, 2010
    Hi, I have an iMac with a broken screen that does not display anything, I have it hooked up to a second monitor but all it shows is the desktop background. I was wondering if there is some way to get the installation to show up on the second monitor, or to set this up as the primary display?

    P.S: I have tried dragging the installation window, plugin and unplugging the monitor adapter, and also I do not have a second mac to do a Target Disk Mode install.

    Thanks for your help.
  2. Slovak macrumors regular

    Jul 26, 2008
    Can you right click on the secondary desktop and choose "Change Desktop Background..." ?

    That would take you to System Preferences where you can switch to Displays and make changes as needed.
  3. JuanDiegoN thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jun 27, 2010

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