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    Sep 30, 2009
    Can iMac act as 2nd Monitor for MacBook Pro?
    I currently have an older 2GB iMac (still running OSX) that I use primarily for photographic processing (Photoshop, Bridge). I would very much like to get a new 15" MacBook Pro for the same plus portability. Here at home, I would like to be able to run my old iMac as a monitor only (bigger screen) for the Pro? Is that possible?

    Thanks very much.

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    Sep 24, 2009
    New York
    MBP - 15in, 2.66ghz, 8gb RAM, 2x GPU, 320gb HDD
    I do not think that it is possible as it is a computer not a "dumb" monitor. It has an operating system.. think of it as another laptop with out a lid.

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    Aug 03, 2009
    The Netherlands
    Late 2011 MBP 13" i5/16GB RAM,Early 2007 MB white 13", 2x TV 3rd Gen, ᣦ
    I agree, the iMac has a video OUT, not a video IN, so no love...

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