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Feb 5, 2016
MacBook Air (Early 2015)
OS X Yosemite Version 10.10.5
2.2 GHz Intel Core i7
Intel HD Graphics 6000 1536 MB

Hey guys, I have a Macbook Air that I'm trying to connect to a 24" E2414Hm flat panel monitor. The monitor supports either VGA or DVI-D. DVI-D is intentionally bolded because I'm trying to buy the right cable(s).

Two questions: a) If a product is labeled DVI, does that mean DVI-D? b) On the Macbook Air, is Thunderbolt the same as a "DisplayPort"?

For instance, please check out this cable from Monoprice: This is how they describe it, "3ft 28AWG DisplayPort to DVI Cable - White". Will this cable work with my setup?
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