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Default 03-08-2021, 08:00 AM

Originally Posted by showmansh View Post
yeehaa, at last, been working on this for weeks and all else failed!! thank you.
Originally Posted by klacid View Post
Actually the simplest method is through Terminal to turn off mirror display

1. Start a Terminal.
2. Type /Extra/bin/mirroring off ...... BUT do not hit Enter yet.
3. Plug in the external display. Both monitors will show corrupted image.
4. Hit Enter to execute the command you typed above.
5. Your display should return to normal.

Indeed, this works fine! Thanks a lot, klacid!
Anyone knows how to turn off mirroring permanently?

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