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Using a second monitor as the primary display with MiniDisplayPort

778 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Oct 16, 2013 11:44 AM by ariel s RSS
Brian Cross Level 1 Level 1 (5 points)
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Oct 14, 2013 6:46 AM

I've got a new iMac, but the screen seems to be straining my eyes. I'm trying things like scaling the display, lowering brightness, changing desktop layout, etc, but if all else fails...I'd like to go back to my old external monitor.

 

So, my question is...if I connected this monitor to the MiniDisplayPort on the iMac, could I use it as a single primary display, or would I have to use it as mirrored or secondary?

iMac, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.5)

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