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Imac (Mini DVI) to macbook pro (thunderbolt) display query

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Is it possible to use my imac (mini DVI) as a screen for my new macbook pro (thunderbolt)? I cant seem to find a cable that connects the two....

MacBook Pro, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.2)
  • mende1 Level 10 Level 10 (89,480 points)

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    Only the 27-inch iMac and iMac with Thunderbolt can be used as an external display. As you don't have a supported iMac, you can use a third-party application as ScreenRecycler, that uses the network to use the iMac as a monitor for the MacBook Pro

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