Can i plug my MacBook into my TV for an extra moniter?

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  1. peebrian202869

    peebrian202869 Banned

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    Hey people,

    Are there any leads i can purchase so that i can plug my Mac (MacBook) into my tv so i can use it an extra monitor, also would it automatically change the display if i can do this?

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  2. Oliver Barker

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    First you need to find out what port your tv has if it supports pc input. Once you know buy an adapter online depending on what display port your MacBook has to whatever your tv has. You might need more than one.
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    peebrian202869 Banned

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    Yeh thanks, i'm getting a Mini DisplayPort - DVI & HDMI - DVI ^.^ Anyone know where i can also get either a cheap monitor or a cheap TV with HDMI support? At least 24"
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    the store, where do you live?

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