Question

How to connect the Picopix 34XX to a Macbook ?

Answer

Option 1 : If your Macbook is equipped with a mini display or thunderbolt output, you can connect it to the PicoPix using the optional cable PPA1270 (not supplied with the picopix), below are the steps:

- Connect the mini-Display cable end to your Macbook.
- Connect the mini Hdmi cable end to the Picopix
- Turn on the Picopix and select the Hdmi source
- The Macbook should automatically detect the PicoPix, If not you can force the system to find the projector by going to App Menu /System Preferences/Display/ Detect Display button

Option 2: You need an Apple VGA adapter or Hdmi Adapter (Check the model of your Macbook and the Apple support webpage to advise which adapter you need for your device )
- Connect the Vga or Hdmi adapter to your Macbook.
- Connect the standard Hdmi/mini Hdmi or the optional VGA cable PPA1250
- Select the right source on your Picopix.
- The Macbook should automatically detect the PicoPix, If not you can force the system to find the projector by going to App Menu /System Preferences/Display/ Detect Display button

Please note : It the projection doesn't start, check that your using 800* 600 resolution
Try to reboot your Macbook

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