Use a Mac as a Second Monitor

MaxiVista allows you to use the monitor of your Mac PC as an extended screen for your Windows PC:

mac as a monitor

Click here to see a video demo in Youtube.

Avoid the hassle of task juggling

Spread windows over both displays to avoid swapping back and forth between overlapping program windows. Your productivity will be significantly increased.

MaxiVista is a smart alternative to an USB monitor.

A new purpose for old computers

Do you have a Mac Air, Mac Powerbook or a Apple Mac sitting next to your Windows PC? Why not take advantage of its high-quality display and use it as a second monitor for just a fraction of the cost of purchasing a another monitor?

The OSX extension is free for all users of the regular Standard or (Mirror) Professional Edition and allows you to use a Mac OSX as a monitor.

Download MaxiVista for the Mac

Click the button below to download the MaxiVista Viewer Program for Apple Mac OSX:

Mac OSX Viewer Program


You can run the Mac viewer program on up to three Mac computers if you use the MaxiVista (Mirror) Pro Edition. Right-click the Viewer Program and define to which Windows server program A, B or the viewer program shall connect to.

System Requirements


  • The Mac version of the Viewer Program supports the extended screen feature only. The remote control, mrirroring and clipboard sharing feature of the Windows Edition is not supported.
  • If you wish to control a Mac with the mouse & keyboard of a Windows PC, you might want to check out our latest software "ShareMouse".
  • The OSX viewer program allows you to use a Mac as an extended screen but not the other way round. You cannot extended the monitor of a Mac to a Windows PC at this time. Please sign the spam-free newsletter to stay tuned for news about product releases.
  • The separate MaxiVista iPad App allows you to use an iPad as a monitor.
  • The OSX viewer program is free-of-charge for all current MaxiVista v4 users.
  • Very important note: This complimentary OSX viewer program is provided as is. We do not provide technical support for this complimentary software. Please don't use it if you don't know how to use it.