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CORRECTyes it defintely works, i am using this scematic to run the monitor i am typing this reponse with and it is a macintosh 17" color display(actual model) using a sony trinitron tube.APPROVED
ERROR FIXEDPin 5 on the VGA plug has to be connected to ground as well, or youll only have black and white.APPROVED
2008-12-01 22:34:58rev. 2CORRECTIt works perfectly. excellent scheme. The pin 5 on vga must be connected to ground. Tried and running on November 30 2008.APPROVED
2009-02-17 20:13:36rev. 2CORRECTOn Power Macintosh G3 (beige) is no need to connect any of the Sense pins. Without these, you have choice of all resolutions your Mac is capable. Tested on desktop and minitower G3. Does probably not work on other Macs.APPROVED
2009-05-31 13:43:23rev. 2CORRECTAPPROVED
2010-05-04 04:50:47rev. 3CORRECTAPPROVED

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