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Can i mirror my laptop screen to roku wirelessly?

Thu Apr 05, 2012 3:10 am

I watch sky tv through my friends SKY GO account on my laptop. Can roku mirror my laptop,so it will show sky go on my TV.
Basically my macbook pro 2008 doesnt have an hdmi port,so looking to stream wirlessly from computer to tv.
Is it possible?
I'm have just purchased the Roku Lt

Thanks

Scott
 
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Re: Can i mirror my laptop screen to roku wirelessly?

Thu Apr 05, 2012 6:00 am

PureEnergy8 wrote:
I watch sky tv through my friends SKY GO account on my laptop. Can roku mirror my laptop,so it will show sky go on my TV.
Basically my macbook pro 2008 doesnt have an hdmi port,so looking to stream wirlessly from computer to tv.
Is it possible?
I'm have just purchased the Roku Lt

Thanks

Scott

No.

You didn't ask this, but your computer may be able to do mirroring later this year, although not to a Roku. OS X 10.8/Mountain Lion, scheduled for release later this year, will have features that will mirror to an Apple TV device: http://www.apple.com/macosx/mountain-lion/features.html#airplay

There is still the question on if your MacBook Pro (2008) will run OS X 10.8/Mountain Lion. According to this, it will, but that list isn't official, that is, from Apple.
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Re: Can i mirror my laptop screen to roku wirelessly?

Thu Apr 05, 2012 11:32 am

PureEnergy8 wrote:
I watch sky tv through my friends SKY GO account on my laptop. Can roku mirror my laptop,so it will show sky go on my TV.
Basically my macbook pro 2008 doesnt have an hdmi port,so looking to stream wirlessly from computer to tv.
Is it possible?
I'm have just purchased the Roku Lt

Thanks

Scott


Have you tried the Plex Sky Go Plugin?
Roku HD N1000 Serial #20G984014682 Software V. 3.1 Build 1167

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