1. mase123987's Avatar
    I am wondering if there is anyway to connect the iPad Mini's lightning port to the Thunderbolt port on a Macbook Air to use the iPad as a touchscreen monitor. I read somewhere about an app to do it wirelessly over WIFI, but I want a way to do it so there is no lag.

    Thanks for any help.
    04-21-2013 08:27 PM
  2. warcraftWidow's Avatar
    The only way to do that is thru an app.
    04-21-2013 11:19 PM
  3. Donnee's Avatar
    Have a look at splashtop on the appstore, thats really good, runs at around 30fps so no real obvious lag, not like vnc clients of old. It costs a few quid for the full version but its well worth it (had some teething problems with the pc version due to the graphics card I'm running but supposedly it just works on macs)
    04-23-2013 03:17 AM

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