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    Two video outputs on a Mac notebook

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    Two video outputs on a Mac notebook
    Hi, I need your help.

    I need to run a program at my church. The program requires two video outputs, one to view a control panel type screen and the other to "push" video to projectors. The software allows a person to create and control a video presentation on the fly. The audience only sees the video being pushed through the second video output, not the control panel being used to adjust/create the presentation. In short, are mac notebooks expandable to two video cards with out puts?

    Thanks,
    Drobuck

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    Two video outputs on a Mac notebook
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    No, there is only one video output on the notebooks.
    Why couldn't you use the laptop screen as the editing screen while the audience is watching the projection?

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    Two video outputs on a Mac notebook
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    You could always get yourself a USB output device

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    Two video outputs on a Mac notebook

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    I heard back from the software company. It sounds like the laptop screen will work as a video out. I don't know why I didn't think that would work initially. Thanks for your help.

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