Apple has a changing variety of cables to display from their various products.  The specific cable needed will depend on the type of product being used and where the image will be displayed.

Newer Apple products only have USB – C outputs and will require a dongle to project to anything other a rare projector with USB C inputs. Older Apple products can output in VGA, DVI, S-Video, and composite formats.

Classrooms at Bucknell currently support VGA, S-Video, HDMI, and composite formats.  DVI may be available in some cases.

The following is a list of all cables offered through apple.  The first is the format on the computer, the second is the format on the display device. Visit to see the latest cables available. Below are some cables available from Apple:

New Macs should look to purchase a USB C adapter with outputs that include HDMI and VGA, and carry this dongle to every location where you may need to project.

For more information on choosing the right adapter for your needs:

For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or

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