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Sawtoothdude
Oct 7, 2006, 05:19 PM
is it possible to have a closed iBook clamshell with an external video adapter?



tdhurst
Oct 7, 2006, 05:28 PM
Nope, iBooks vent heat from the keyboard, so it would overheat real quick.

7on
Oct 7, 2006, 07:53 PM
Nope, iBooks vent heat from the keyboard, so it would overheat real quick.

more info

http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=222477

tdhurst
Oct 7, 2006, 10:23 PM
Notice I didn't say it wasn't POSSIBLY, I said the iBook could very possibly overheat if they are run closed, because they were not designed to be run that way.

Do whatever you like, at your own risk.