Macbook Air Thunderport to iMac as Monitor?

Discussion in 'iMac' started by azz0r, Nov 7, 2011.

  1. azz0r macrumors member

    azz0r

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    #1
    Is it possible to turn an iMac into a monitor if its got a thunderport and I have a mac air?
     
  2. basher macrumors 6502

    basher

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    Yes.

    Hookup the Air to the iMac via a Thunderbolt cable and then with both computers running press cmd + F2 on the iMac keyboard to put the iMac in to target display mode.

    Enjoy!
     
  3. daftpunkstu macrumors member

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    yup [​IMG] just have the imac in target display mode
     
  4. AdrianK macrumors 68020

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