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  1. Cimmerian_Iter

    Battery Patch for clover not working.

    Hello everyone, I nearly finished my laptop Hackintosh config and I need to fix my battery. So I followed rehabman tutorial and made a Battery SSDT patch + another patch to make my STA return 0xf instead of something else(like 0xb) and included the rename patch of the value I have edited in the...
  2. promisedSavior

    [SOLVED] install Catalina on ASUS k571GT Intel® Core™ i7 9750H - INTEL UHD 630

    Hi, first thank you for your clean guides. I tried to create a boot USB flash with Clover UEFI to install Catalina, here is what I did : 1. set BIOS Setting : first Set to Default setting. Network Stack = Disabled. Secure Boot = Disabled. SATA Mode = AHCI. VT-d Option = Disabled Intel...
  3. Striker

    [Guide] Acer Aspire ES1-572-38KV - Intel Core i3-6006U - 4GB RAM - Intel HD Graphics 520

    Complete installation guide for installing macOS Catalina 10.15.4 (19E266) on Acer Aspire ES1-572-38KV Specifications : Laptop : Acer Aspire ES1-572-38KV CPU: Intel Core i3 - 6006U RAM: 4 GB 1600MHz IGPU: Intel HD Graphics 520 SSD: Transcend TS128GSSD370 Audio: Realtek ALC 235 Display: 15.6"...
  4. S

    how to install Intel HD4000 graphics driver on Mojave Toshiba laptop

    Hi I have installed Mojave 10.14.6 on my Toshiba satellite C40-a laptop all require devices are working. but I cannot install Intel HD4000 graphics driver. its automatically showing "intel HD4000 4MB" is there anyone can help me how can I Mae useful this HD4000 graphics ? my laptop CPUÂ i3 3110m...
  5. EliteMacx86

    [Guide] How to Unlock DVMT Pre-Allocated on Laptops

    Setting DVMT to 64 is required and it can avoid several graphics issue. This requirement is not only for laptops but for desktops too. But a majority of manufacturers don't give option to change the DVMT. DVMT can be set from EFI shell method but can be trouble for encrypted BIOS. The only...
  6. EliteMacx86

    [Guide] How to Fix Trackpads on Laptops including Gestures

    On a Laptop, you might have faced issue that the trackpad doesn't works. It's very common that the Trackpad do not work. Even if it works, the gestures does not work. The gestures would be only available if the macOS detects the trackpad as a multi gestures support. This is generally caused by...
  7. EliteMacx86

    [Guide] How to Check Laptop Display Connector

    The Display connector on the Laptop is important as it controls the display and affect functioning of QE/CI. Earlier, the eDP port were used. Now, the LVDS and Display port are used. So here's a quick guide to find out the connector on a Laptop. Using Windows This method needs a copy of...
  8. EliteMacx86

    [Guide] Enable Native Power Management on Laptops

    On Laptops, it's quite important to have a working power management. Using a NullCPUPowerManagement is not a reliable option for laptops. If you're using Clover Bootloader, you don't need to use NullCPUManagement as it's needed. Before you begin, make sure you're using RehabMan's config.plist...
  9. EliteMacx86

    [Fix] Audio Distortion when using Headphones on Laptops

    After enabling the Audio, you might encounter audio distortion/crackling sound when using headphones on laptops. To fix this issue, follow the steps below. Some Audio Codecs which requires this fix Realtek ALC233/ALC3236 Realtek ALC236 Realtek ALC255 Realtek ALC256/ALC3246 Realtek ALC292...
  10. EliteMacx86

    [Guide] How to Remap Brightness Hotkeys on Laptop

    After enabling the backlight which results in adding slider in SysPrefs->Displays, the brightness hotkeys may not work. This guide will enable the brightness hotkeys on your laptop. By using the hotkyes, you can control the amount of brightness. Before starting with this guide, make sure you're...
  11. EliteMacx86

    [Guide] How to Enable Backlight Control on Laptop

    With a laptop, backlight control is necessary to make it suitable for the user and to save the battery when using it up. Depending on the user, some may require to have a full backlight and some may want to have a medium or low backlight level. We all know that ACPIBacklight.kext or...
  12. EliteMacx86

    [Guide] How to Disable Discrete Graphics in Dual GPU Laptops (NVIDIA/AMD)

    Many laptop has a dual graphics such as AMD Radeon or NVIDIA Geforce which utilizes a switching mechanism to switch from the integrated graphics(Intel HD) to the discrete graphics as per the graphics demand. When using NVIDIA, this feature is referred to Optimus Technology and AMD is referred to...
  13. EliteMacx86

    [Guide] How to Patch Laptop DSDT and SSDTs

    To enable macOS features and enable various hardware and maintain stability, DSDT and SSDT patching is required. By patching the DSDT and SSTDs, it makes the perfect functioning of the laptop and also avoid issues and conflicts with the hardware. This guide covers the basic DSDT and SSDT...
  14. EliteMacx86

    [Guide] How to Boot macOS Installer on Laptops using Clover (UEFI/Legacy)

    Booting macOS installer on laptops can be a challenge for the new users. This guide covers a complete step to boot the macOS installer on your Laptop using Clover bootloader. Those who are not using Clover, can update their configuration for clover and continue to use it. Clover is one of the...