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Using Multiple Displays

When one screen just isn’t enough to hold all the stuff you’re doing with your Mac, it’s time to add more. Your Mac can support multiple displays that can be used side-by-side or for mirroring—displaying the same image on more than one screen, for easier viewing by everyone. You’ll find that working with multiple displays increases your efficiency tremendously.

  • circle-1.jpg Choose Apple menu, System Preferences.

  • circle-2.jpg Click the Displays button to see your choices.

  • circle-3.jpg Check the box marked Show mirroring options in the menu bar when available.
  • circle-4.jpg Click the Arrangement tab.

  • circle-5.jpg Drag the blue display proxies to arrange them as you prefer.
  • circle-6.jpg Drag the menu bar proxy to the display proxy you want to be your primary display.
  • circle-7.jpg When you’re using multiple displays, click a window or the desktop on the display you’re not using to switch the menu bar to that display.

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