I hesitated writing this How To. Compared with the olden days of installing and configuring video cards and giant CRT displays, the process of adding a secondary monitor to any modern computer is practically plug-and-play.
But when I sat down to write a tutorial on this that included both Mac and PC, I realized there's still a surprising amount of variables to the process, and plenty of details that I hadn't considered before.
"Is VGA video quality inherently worse than HDMI?"
"Will generic Mini DisplayPort cables work in a Mac's Thunderbolt port?"
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