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    corysw's Avatar
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    Dec 22, 2004
    G5 1.8GHz, 3GB RAM; Macbook Air
    Using iBook as a monitor
    Can I use my iBook as a display for a G5?


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    rman's Avatar
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    Dec 24, 2002
    Los Angeles, California
    2 x 3.0GHz Quad-Core, 6GB OS X 10.6.8 | 15in MacBook Pro 2.2GHz OS X 10.6.8 | 64GB iPad 2 WiFi
    Don't think it is possible. There aren't any video inputs on the iBook.
    Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, It's about learning to dance in the rain!

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    Avalon's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jun 25, 2004
    Luxemburg, Europe
    PowerMac G5 Dual 2GHz (June 2004), 2.5GB, Airport, black 5G iPod 30GB, white MacBook 2.0 2GB
    Let's say it simple: NO!

    It is a laptop, an entire computer, doesn't have a VGA or DVI input (as no laptop or other all-in-one computer has). It is not meant to be used as a separate display.

    It's been at least 2 weeks that I haven't seen that question... :cool:
    It has been asked a million times already...maybe computer manufacturer should put that in their manuals for laptops and all-in-one's...

    But then...who reads manuals nowadays?!? :bone:

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