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Old macbook, black port cables?


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Hi All

I've not posted on the site before just been reading for a while now
I have an issue im hoping someone can help me with,

I have a old macbook(black one) and i want to put the display up on the TV. 32"
Whats the display port called? is it mini display port?
Im looking for a cable to hdmi male or female.

Other option is i have ATV2 . can you display the macbook screen on ATV? i dont mind jailbreaking my TV if i have to.. I also have IP4 jailbroken and Ipad2...

Someone please help me

Thanks and kind regards
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It's a mini-DVI cable you need.

Try one of these Apple Mini DVI to DVI Adapter - Apple Store (UK) then a DVI to HDMI cable to take it to your TV. You'll need to carry audio from the 3.5mm jack seperately.


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It's a mini-DVI cable you need.

Try one of these Apple Mini DVI to DVI Adapter - Apple Store (UK) then a DVI to HDMI cable to take it to your TV. You'll need to carry audio from the 3.5mm jack seperately.


That's assuming the connection looks like this:
Thanks for your responce. Do you know if you can get a mini dvi to hdmi which would then send audio?
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Thanks for your responce. Do you know if you can get a mini dvi to hdmi which would then send audio?

No, you can not.

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