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More on Mac Mini Repeated HDMI Blackouts with some Yamaha Receivers
Updated the previous OS X and Receiver notes and tips (including HDCP) with info from Yamaha user manuals (conflicting with some HDCP claims), notes on swapping HDMI inputs and test results with my 2012 mac mini (OS X 10.9.5) working with a RX-A3050 Yamaha receiver. (Also added FYI on another thread about HDMI problems from 3 other mini owners using Marantz and Denon receivers.)
  
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Previous News Archive Summary:
    January 4th/5th, 2016 News Archive
  • Notes/Tips for Repeated HDMI Blackouts with Mac Mini and Yamaha Receivers
  • Another Reminder to Check 2009 Mac Pro Northbridge Heat Sink Retainers
  • Tips for Using a Toshiba X300 Hard Drive in a Drive Dock (screw head height issue)
  • App comparison: Roku vs. Chromecast, Apple TV, Fire TV, Android TV
  • Firefox browser for iOS v1.3 (with change/fixes list)
  • Apple Support Article Updates:
    - Apple Web Server notifications
    - Check your storage on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

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