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    Oct 30, 2007
    external monitor/tv
    i bought an HDTV cause it was a deal and decided i wanted to watch shows from my macbook on the LDC screen, cause its bigger. i just got the MiniDVI to HDMI adn it works real well, except for i cant figure out how to get the LDC in full screen and still be able to do things on my macbook screen? is there a setting for that...

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    Dec 22, 2006
    Texas, where else?
    15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '14 1.8 i7 8GB 10.11; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.11; 6S
    If you mean watch a movie on the TV while browsing the internet on your Mac (as an example) -
    Open up System Preferences - Displays- and uncheck mirrored mode.
    Then drag whichever app it is you want to the TV screen.
    I cannot be held responsible for the things that come out of my mouth.
    In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.

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