MBA use 27" iMac as display

Discussion in 'MacBook Air' started by Ocon, Dec 13, 2010.

  1. Ocon, Dec 13, 2010
    Last edited: Dec 14, 2010

    Ocon macrumors newbie

    Jul 15, 2010
    I just ordered a Macbook Air 13" ultimate and as the title says I can use my mid-2010 27" imac as a display for the macbook air or as secondary monitor, using the belkin mini-displayport to mini-displayport cable. Will this also work if the Macbook Air is in Windows 7 Bootcamp? Will i also be able to connect the MBA in bootcamp to a TV with a Mini-Displayport to DVI adapter? obviously not at the same time.

  2. Andreas Grauel macrumors newbie

    Dec 1, 2010
    Bonn, Germany
    I know that it is possible under OS X, but dunno how it is with Bootcamp. I use it under OS X
  3. flatfoot macrumors 65816

    Aug 11, 2009
    Should work. Windows has been able to handle secondary displays for quite a while. ;)
  4. Ocon thread starter macrumors newbie

    Jul 15, 2010
    I know, I know :) , I use my iMac under bootcamp with secondary display from time to time, I just wanted to make sure it worked that same on macbooks

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