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Connecting your MacBook® to the Internet using Thunderbolt™ Express Dock HD with Cable, F4U085

This article will guide you on how to connect your MacBook Air® or MacBook Pro® to the Internet using an Ethernet cable through Thunderbolt Express Dock HD.
 
IMPORTANT:  Make sure that your MacBook®’s OS X version is updated.  For the complete list of requirements, click here.
 
Step 1:
Connect an Ethernet cable from the Thunderbolt Express Dock HD to your router or existing network.
 
Step 2:
Connect a Thunderbolt cable from the MacBook to the dock.
 
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Step 3:
Click Apple then select System Preferences….
 
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Step 4:
Click Network.
 
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You should be able to see the Thunderbolt Ethernet Slot.  If you don’t see this connection, proceed to Step 5.
 
NOTE:  In this example, Thunderbolt Ethernet Slot 2 is currently active.
 
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Step 5:
Click on the User-added image sign.
 
Step 6:
Select Thunderbolt Ethernet Slot then click Create.

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Step 7:
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Your MacBook should be successfully connected to the Internet using the Thunderbolt™ Express Dock now.

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