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    Using iMAC screen with my PC

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    Using iMAC screen with my PC
    I have an HP laptop from work and would like to be able to use it with my iMAC 24" screen when I need to use it at home. I have software on the PC laptop that I can't transfer to the iMAC. Is there any way that I can do this??

    Have done several searches for "PC", "monitor", "screen" etc - but have not had any luck finding a relevant thread :dummy:

    Many thanks!!!

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    Using iMAC screen with my PC
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    I think your basic question is whether you can use the iMac screen as an external display for your HP laptop. Unfortunately, the answer is "no".
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    Using iMAC screen with my PC
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    Many people have asked this and no, you can't do this.


    Here is just two of the relevant threads, that may provide you with some more information:

    http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/sho...ternal+display

    http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/sho...ternal+display



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    Using iMAC screen with my PC

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    Thanks for the replies
    I guess I am stuck with my 12" HP laptop screen for work. I have been spoiled by the 24" iMac - have only had it for 2 weeks but I'm hooked.
    Cheers.
    M

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