If I try to do it, the image gets so distorted that I can’t even switch it back to a viewable resolution. I end up having to hook my old monitor up to it to fix it. Please share your ideas. User profile for user: Problem with Dell wfp More Less. That is what I am using. Hope this helps others.

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When i am switched to the i7 now issues on either system, but when i switch to the second port the old MBP my i7 CPU goes off the charts. I have chased the error all the way to the Max port, if I unplug the miniport adapter the CPU goes back down in half a second.

The only thing you can change on the monitor itself is the brightness. Everything is controlled by dll computer. Interposing the DVI adapter that came with the Mac did not help.

I was just using my regular dvi cable that was hooked up to my Ask a question Reset. Yes the cable fixed it. Do you know what adapter firmware version you have? While it shouldn’t you never know.


The monitor comes up in x like its the native resolution. I have a Dual 2. Posted on Oct 26, I had no idea you needed a specific cable. Jeff Curtis Jeff Curtis. Oct 26, All replies Drop Down menu. That is what I am using. I feel like a moron now but I’m happy it works.

If I try to do it, the image gets so distorted that I can’t even switch it 3007efp to a viewable resolution. Am I missing something?

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On initial connection of the Dwll DVI-dual link cable to the left-hand female DVI port facing the back of the Macthe maximum resolution I saw was xand it was very disappointingly jaggy. Oct 26, 3: Please share your ideas. The drivers that came with the monitor however, 3007wf; for windows machines. Jan 18, 4: I end up having to hook my old monitor up to it to fix it.


I would appreciate any help to finding a solution to this problem. Just a thought, what cable are you using? There is a cable with a minidisplayport connector on one end and a displayport connector on the other. Reply Helpful Thread reply – more options Link to this Post. Feb 28, 2: Problem with Mxc wfp More Less.


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Interestingly, switching the Dell’s DVI cable to the Mac’s other DVI port right-hand, closer to the USB ports, etcafter turning the monitor off but without restarting the Mac, just led to a black screen on the monitor. Dell makes a inch display with a full-size DisplayPort, but as far as I know there is no adapter to connect it to a Mini DisplayPort.

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