I purchased 2 Thunderbolt displays on Friday and have not been able to get both displays working at the same time.
SET UP: Two (2) Thunderbolt displays from a Macbook Pro 17" that also runs Windows 7 through Parallels running OS X 10.6.8.
Displays are daisy chained correctly but only one is detected. Went through System Preferences > Display and it only shows laptop and Thunderbolt #1. Tried "detecting" and nothing happens
Both displays work just not simultaneously. Apple support had me reset. When I did the second display was detected and the primary was not -- they switched.
Ethernet connection through display will only work in Parallels/Windows -- internet will not connect in Firefox or Safari on the Mac side. Firefox/Safari will connect when straight through the laptop but I am prompted for network ID (typical for me because of our firewall and me being the only Mac on a PC network)
When clamshell is closed only the primary display works
I updated everything and still no change
Any insight would be greatly appreciated. I would hate to have to take one or both back because they won't work just as advertised.
I was on the phone with Apple support for over an hour and have no resolution
This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only.
Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site.