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Help with connecting my mac to the TV or video projector

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I have a 13-inch, Aluminum, Late 2008 MacBook. After upgrading to Mountain Lion I cannot get my mac to connect with any external video device: projector or TV. My mac can't detect the external device even when I go to "Detect Device" In System Pref. I reset the pram, In Disc Utilities I did a "repair Disk" and "Repair Disc permisions"  No luck.  I connected my wife's mac to the TV through HDMI - immediate recognition. This all started when I ugraded to mountain lion.  Any Help??

MacBook (13-inch Aluminum Late 2008), OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.2)
  • Eric Root Level 6 Level 6 (13,885 points)

    May be this will help.  Monitor the More Like this box for additional threads. It seems a lot of others are having problems:

     

    https://discussions.apple.com/message/19248867#19248867

  • Eric Root Level 6 Level 6 (13,885 points)

    Good luck. If the Apple store can get it to work, please try to post how they did it to help others. If you mark the post as this solved my problem, it will standout more.

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