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Hello,

I'm planning to by a Mac mini conputer, but I have a question. Is it realy true that I can use my Logitec keyboard and trackball and my Acer screen with the Mac mini ??
I visited the Apple website and read about the Mac mini, that is was capabel of doing this, but when I visited an Apple retailer, they didn't know anything about this. !!

What is true !!!

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You can use any USB keyboard and mouse with your Mac Mini, as far as the monitors go you'll want one that supports a DVI or HDMI connnection. The older Mac Mini's came with a DVI connector, the new one comes with HDMI and a HDMI-to-DVI cable.

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I use mine plugged in with the HDMI-to-DVI adapter (comes with them, you can get others, including displayport to VGA) to my Mitsubushi 65" HDTV. Sound going to my tuner for the system. For the KB/Mouse, I have the Apple Wireless KB and Magic Trackpad.

When I first turned it on, I had it pluged into my smaller HDTV via HDMI using a Logitech keyboard and Logitech wired mouse just to get things going.

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Thanks for your comments, because I just want stay on the safe site I just bought an iMac.

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Thanks for your comments, because I just want stay on the safe site I just bought an iMac.

John.
Congrats on your purchase.

I have a related question - can I use 2 monitors with a mini, out of the box?
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I have a related question - can I use 2 monitors with a mini, out of the box?
Which Mac-Mini model do you have?

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