Using a Powerbook AS an external monitor

Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by Naxos, May 25, 2007.

  1. Naxos macrumors newbie

    May 25, 2007
    I have a 15" Powerbook, and have just had an old mirror-door 867Mhz desktop Mac delivered. Is it possible to use the Powerbook's screen as its monitor? How could I connect the two?

    Allow me this Homer moment: "Mmmmmm... OS9..."
  2. WildCowboy Administrator/Editor


    Staff Member

    Jan 20, 2005
    Not really. You might be able to jury-rig something with an EyeTV product through your USB port, but it won't be ideal and it'll be expensive.
  3. Naxos thread starter macrumors newbie

    May 25, 2007
    Great suggestion: thanks for that... but one of my main reasons in buying the dual-boot Mac was to keep it in OS9, and Screen Recycler runs in OSX.

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