Connecting an Apple Laptop to a Projector or TV
|Attach the white VGA adapter to your MacBook’s mini-Displayport.|
|Make sure both the MacBook and projector (or TV) are powered on, and then connect the VGA cable to the adapter.|
|Connect the audio cable to the headphone jack on your laptop.||
|Go to “System Preferences” which can be found by clicking on the Apple icon in the upper right-hand corner.|
|Select the “Displays” icon.|
For OS 10.7 or earlier, click on Detect Displays.
For OS 10.8, hold down the “option” key and “Gather Windows” will change to “Detect Displays.”
|Select the “Arrangement” tab. Then ensure that the “Mirror Displays” option is checked. This will make the projector display what is on the MacBook’s screen.|
If you still don’t see you laptop on the screen, leave everything connected and reboot (Shut Down) our computer.