Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1

    Member Since
    Sep 24, 2008
    1 prev. gen MB with a 350hd. 1 20inch previous iMac. Both run SL jailbroken 1st gen ipod touc. &3g i
    A Multi-monitor noob.
    So heres my problem...I have my Black Macbook, A huge This-End-up solid wood desk, A very modern room, and a $500 budget. I would really like a multiple monitor set up. But is has to look good, as in they have to all be the same type of monitor and it has to be symmetrical, I have no idea where to start, How many monitors can I drive with my Macbook? Am i better off investing in one large monitor? and finally, any suggestions on monitors?

  2. #2

    chscag's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jan 23, 2008
    Keller, Texas
    2017 27" iMac, 10.5" iPad Pro, iPhone 6s+, iPhone 7+, Numerous iPods, High Sierra
    Without a video device\adapter, you can only drive one external monitor with your Mac. Your BlackBook uses an Intel GMA X3100 integrated GPU which really isn't all that fast anyway. I have the same GPU and use an external Samsung 22" when at home. It works well.

    Here's an article that shows how to do it with a MBP. Might have some hints you can use.


Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Multi Monitor Question
    By bottumboy622 in forum macOS - Operating System
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-30-2014, 04:26 PM
  2. Does Monitor Size Matter with Multi-Monitor setups?
    By ThePowerUp in forum Apple Desktops
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-03-2013, 12:51 AM
  3. Multi-monitor Set-Up Assistance
    By TPLOR in forum Apple Notebooks
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 09-17-2011, 11:16 AM
  4. Multi Monitor preference change
    By xkaliburx in forum Apple Notebooks
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 10-18-2010, 10:17 AM
  5. Multi-monitor support for Keynote
    By Rikter1978 in forum Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 05-11-2009, 10:40 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts