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TOPIC: Using Mini DisplayPort Cable to Connect Thunderbolt Display to Thunderbolt 3 MacBook Pro?

Using Mini DisplayPort Cable to Connect Thunderbolt Display to Thunderbolt 3 MacBook Pro? 11 Jan 2018 19:27 #93143

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Can someone confirm if this will work:

Thunderbolt 3 Port On MacBook Pro >> Mini DisplayPort to USB-C Cable >> 27" Thunderbolt Display

I know it wouldn't transfer data, as its not an actual Thunderbolt cable, but I just want to know if it will transmit video signal...?

I want to hook up my 27" Thunderbolt Display to a new MacBook Pro that I have ordered...trying to keep it as simple as possible without going for a big docking station and all that at the moment.

Will this cable work?

www.amazon.com/DisplayPort-LANBO-Thunder..._product_top?ie=UTF8

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Using Mini DisplayPort Cable to Connect Thunderbolt Display to Thunderbolt 3 MacBook Pro? 12 Jan 2018 12:43 #93174

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I'm using a 27" Apple Thunderbolt Display with an iMac Pro just find, with this adapter.
www.apple.com/shop/product/MMEL2AM/A/thu...26fh%3D4595%252B45b0

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