windows xp on imac (stand by problem)

Discussion in 'iMac' started by chrisworld, Dec 13, 2006.

  1. chrisworld macrumors member

    Nov 14, 2006
    when i put my imac into standby in windows, (which i wont do now anymore) i would bring it out of stand by, every other row of pixels was white and the other normal going up and down the screen, is this a boot camp issue? also extended display via the mini dvi port dosent work correctly in windows ethier, it just makes my screen 800x600 with not icons or taskbar and the ext monitor dosent even show display.
  2. clevin macrumors G3


    Aug 6, 2006
    if windows itself doesnt have this problem (and it doesn't), u bet its bootcamp or hardware driver's problem.
  3. chrisworld thread starter macrumors member

    Nov 14, 2006
    i guess, and i dont think windows even knows what miniDVI is yet
  4. balamw Moderator


    Staff Member

    Aug 16, 2005
    New England
    There's a kludge floating around to get the miniDVI to VGA adapter working in Windows that requires removal of one of the pins. I have yet to find out which pin, so I haven't tried it. :p


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