I want to know if this cable allows me to use my xbox on my mac using a vga cable sound isnt a problem as i have head phones plugged into my xbox
all i want to know is if the display of the xbox can be shown on the mac is there an app or something you download to switch between to mac and the xbox display
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No, your best bet for displaying the Xbox on the Mac is something like the EyeTV Hybrid.
- Answered by Anonymous A from Xxxxxxxxx
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This adapter is for video OUT.. Plugging this into your XBOX (which, doesn't have a vga port?) would not result in the setup you desire.
- Answered by Anonymous A from Xxxxx
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No, the cable only allows you to connect your Mac to other accessories, not other accessories to your Mac. There might be a display switcher application out there on the internet.
- Answered by Anonymous A
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As long as you have a Mac that isn't a laptop or an iMac you can share the monitor. Most LCD nowadays have two video ports, VGA D-SUB (the blue connector typically) DVI, and/or HDMI. So the Mac with this would connect to your VGA port, and get a HDMI cable for your Xbox. That's how I have mine setup, Xbox games look gorgeous on the LCD.
- Answered by Joshua E from Des Moines
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is this monitor compatible with Xbox one? Can I connect the Xbox using HDMI to USB-C Cable?
- Asked by Kalpaj P from Coralville
- 18 Nov, 2017
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- 21 Jun, 2018
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