Every Mac with a Mini DisplayPort allows you to connect an external display or projector using an adapter. You can use an external display as your main workspace or to extend your desktop, or you can work in mirrored mode with a projector so you can view what your audience sees.
Use the Mini DisplayPort to DVI Adapter to connect an advanced digital monitor, such as the 20- or 23-inch Apple Cinema Display, that includes a DVI connector. Review the documentation or check with the manufacturer of your monitor to make sure you're choosing the right adapter.
- Mini DisplayPort
- Compatible with Mac computers with Mini DisplayPort and Thunderbolt ports
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can I use mini displayPort cable to connect up my Ipad mini to computer monitor only.
- Asked by Annie P from Oakville
No, the iPad mini has a Lightning connector. You need either the Lightning Digital AV Adapter or the No, the iPad mini has a Lightning connector. You need either the Lightning Digital AV Adapter or the Lightning to VGA Adapter to connect to a monitor. …
- Answered by George V
I have a 'Mini Display Port' to 'DVI' cable - does this cable help for new model of Macbook Air to TV?
- Asked by Isabel A from Oakwood
How do I connect two monitors to my 13-inch MID 2012? I only have one Mini Display Port - the other is a firewire port.
- Asked by Joanne G from Santa Barbara
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can i hook my mac book air (early 2014) to tv?
- Asked by Steve H from Fortuna
Mini Display extension cable. This adapter is too short and makes the beautiful Mac Book Pro look Gerry rigged on my desk.
- Asked by Steven W from Bradford