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How do i hook up a projector to my macbook pro


Apple's MacBook Pro line of laptops includes a video output port that allows you to connect your computer to an LCD projector, a handy attribute for small businesses.

Knowing how to properly connect your laptop to the projector will ensure that you can begin your presentation on time. Keep in mind that the video output port differs depending on when your MacBook Pro was manufactured, so make sure you have the correct Apple display adapter for your laptop model.

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Connect one end of the VGA cable to the video input port on the projector. Plug the other end into the wide end of the Apple display adapter.

Connect the small end of the Apple display adapter to the video output port on the side of your MacBook Pro. Click on the "Detect Displays" button.

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If your MacBook Pro's desktop does not appear on the projector, press the "Source" button on the projector until you see the laptop's screen. Bennett Gavrish is an I.

Gavrish received a bachelor's degree in journalism from Boston University. Skip to main content. Power on your MacBook Pro. Plug in the projector's power cable, then power on the device.

Click on the "Displays" control panel icon. References 1 Meeting Tomorrow: How to Connect a Mac to a Projector.

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