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I just bought a HDMI to DVI monster cable. I went

I just bought a HDMI to DVI monster cable. I went to hook it up from my Macbook Pro to my Vizio and my backgroud came up but nothing else. Is there a program I need to upload to make it work?

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Hi there,

what has happened is normal and you don't need extra software. You have extended the desktop. If you move your mouse off your laptop screen, it will appear on the TV. If you want your TV to show the same as your laptop, go into your system prefs, click Displays, and there should be a new tab in the middle called Arrangement. At the bottom of this window there is a check box that says " Mirror Displays"

Hope this helps
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