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HT3325 How close to the iMac must you be to use your iPhone or iPad as a remote? I often present 10 or more miles away. Can I play my Keynote show remotely from my 27" iMac?

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I am discovering the wonders of an iMac and am both surprised and delighted at its capabilities.  However, I can't figure out from the comment threads on Keynote '09 how far away from the iMac I can be and still access it using my iPhone or iPad as a remote? If you've booted up your iMac to the page your slide show is, can you be presenting 5 or even 20 miles away?  Can I put the Keynote presentation on my iPad and play it on a monitor furnished by place where I'm giving the speech?  Will it be as crisp a display when beamed from my iPad?

 

Alternatively, can I put the Keynote show onto a thumb drive, connect that to my host's computer, and then play Keynote?

 

Also, do you need iWork to use Keynote? It's not clear from the description.

iMac (27-inch Mid 2011), iOS 6, 3.4 g speed with i7 processor. Fast

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