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Why is there no Signal on the DVI input with my MacBook Pro?

Tried everything... restarted computer, reset TV, unplug/re-plug TV. I'm using a DVI-D Cable with an Apple mini-display to DVI adapter. I've tried clicking "Detect Displays" in Display Settings on Mac. All I get is "No Signal" on the Television.

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  • ml74 Jan 22, 2013

    Thanks for everything here... the TV is HD, but it hasn't got any HDMI inputs. Only DVI and VGA. I know the sound will have to run separately to our stereo receiver. I've ordered a new DVI-D cable that is Single Link instead of Dual-Link. And I've ordered VGA Cable and VGA-Mini Display adapter to try connecting that way.

  • ml74 Feb 17, 2013

    My MBP is early 2009, so mini-display port is what I've got. I tried the DVI-D to mini-display and it didn't work. Would VGA to mini-display work, perhaps?

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