News Archive for Monday, February 4th, 2013

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(OS X) EDID Patch Script to Force RGB Mode on External Displays:
Over the weekend a reader sent a note about another thread on EDID mods to fix washed out/color issues with some external HDMI/Displayport Monitors used with modern Macs that includes an EDID patch script. See this thread at embdev.net titled Dell U2713H on Mac: forcing RGB mode instead of YCbCr. Down the thread is an update with universal EDID patch script. (I've also added this info/link to the previous page on 2012 Mac Mini HDMI display problems.)

  
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Recent Articles/Tips/Tweaks/Reviews:
Listing/links of updates to mod/upgrade articles, tips and reviews you may have missed. (DIY Fusion drives, Low-Cost 2006 Mac Mini CPU Upgrades/unofficial EFI updates, Early Mac Pro CPU Upgrades/Unofficial EFI Updates, 2012 Mac Mini HDMI video problems/display tips/USB 3.0 interference, mods and more)
  
Previous Day's News Summary:
    Friday Feb. 1, 2013 News Archive
  • Apple posts Java for OS X 10.6 Update 12 (Java 6 Update 39)
  • Oracle Java 7 Update 13 for OS X 10.7.3 and later (+ Mac Java FAQ, more)
  • New/Updated Apple Support/How-To/Troubleshooting Articles:
    - About Java for Mac OS X v10.6 Update 12
    - About the security content of Java for OS X v10.6 Update 12
    - Java updates available for OS X on February 1, 2013
    - Bluetooth Quick Assist
    - Bluetooth: How to set up your Apple Wireless Keyboard
    - iTunes Store: How to submit a podcast to the iTunes Store
    - Apple TV: Arranging icons on the main menu
    - Mac Basics: The essentials

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