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Connecting MacBook pro to hd tv


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#1 panther4life

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 05:01 PM

I have the 2011 version of MacBook pro and would like to stream the video in my computer to my tv, how do I do it?

#2 PantherMan89

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Posted 05 August 2012 - 07:28 PM

You need to get a mini dvi to hdmi adapter and then run an hdmi from that to your tv. The only problem is I don't think that supports audio so you would need to get like a Y audio cable which plugs in the headphone jack on your computer then splits to the RCA cables (White & Red). There may be an easier way that I'm not aware of but that's how I hook mine up. It's kind of a pain so I might get apple tv ($99) which will allow you to stream wirelessly to your tv if you upgrade the operating system to mountain lion is my understanding

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Posted 06 August 2012 - 07:20 PM

Get the Mountain Lion upgrade and an Apple TV then install AirParrot

Wireless HD desktop mirroring. BOOM!