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Old Dec 25, 2009, 12:55 PM   #1
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Is it possible to connect a macmini to the powerbooks dvi port so that the laptop lcd screen can turn into a display for the macmini?
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No. The DVI port on a PowerBook is only capable of outputting to another source, not receiving an input signal.
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