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Macbook Pro Connect to my Plasma


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I have a macbook pro and was told I could connect it to my Plasma and view movies, etc on my tv can someone tell me the easiest way to do it?

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This largely depends on the connections available on your MacBook and on your plasma TV. Typically, you'd run a DVI cable from one to the other for video, and an adapter to split the audio from the headphone jack (audio out) into the red/white RCA cables. If you have the new MacBook, then you'll need a adapter to convert the mini Display Port to DVI. This is assuming your TV has a DVI port. Lacking specifics of what you have, an exact answer isn't forthcoming.


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