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    Help needed connect my macbook pro to my tv!

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    Help needed connect my macbook pro to my tv!
    I want to hook up my macbook pro to my tv so i bought the mini display port to HDMI adapter and an hdmi cord but when i plug it in my computer is using the TV as a dual screen. Does anyone know how to fix this?

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    Help needed connect my macbook pro to my tv!
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    Command + 1 should toggle the display from mirroring.

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    Help needed connect my macbook pro to my tv!

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    command + 1 isnt doing anything but making me to my home page. and when i do it when everything is closed it does nothing. any other suggestions?

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    Help needed connect my macbook pro to my tv!
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    Try command + F1

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    Help needed connect my macbook pro to my tv!
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    Or System Preferences - Displays - Appearance tab - uncheck Mirror displays
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    Help needed connect my macbook pro to my tv!

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    thanks bobtomay!

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