Apple monitor fit to PC?

From: Dan Wright <>
Date: Mon Jan 24 08:29:48 2005

Apple made some 17-19" CRT monitors that are just standard SVGA-type things.
If it's new-ish and has the same HD15 connector as a PC monitor, you should
be able to just plug it in and go.

On Sunday 23 January 2005 1:12 pm, wrote:
> I have an Apple question. Can the newer Apple 17" monitors, with the
> three legs and gray and white.clear case work on a PC as well. My problem
> is that I bought one and need to test it, and I don't own and Apple tower.
> I know some of the old PC monitors needed an adapter to work on a PC, so
> maybe Apple monitors need an adapter too conversely work on a PC. The
> monitor I have, has 15 pins and looks like the same shape as on the PC
> monitors. I am afraid to plu it in and blow up something without consulting
> someone who knows. I appologize if this is a bit off topic, but maybe its
> ok since its an older mac. I don't know what your cutoff year is.
> Thanks,
> -Dave

Dan Wright
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