January 7, 2017 / 3,381 views / Broadwell | DSDT Patching | MacWannaBe

How To Patch AppleHDA For HDMI ALC255 Broadwell

I just got a Dell Inspiron 7352 i7-5500u Broadwell HD5500 1920×1080 2-1 laptop for my daughter. Turned it into a MacBook Air and it worked perfectly with El Capitan, Yosemite and macOS Sierra. It has Realtek ALC255 sound card. This is how to patch AppleHDA. 1. Use original AppleHDA.kext and AppleALC released version installed to /System/Library/Extensions […]

January 6, 2017 / 12,719 views / Broadwell | Dell | DSDT Patching | El Capitan 10.11 | macOS Sierra | MacWannaBe | Yosemite OSX

macOS Sierra 10.12.3 on Dell 7352 Inspiron i7-5500u Laptop

I just got this beautiful Dell Inspiron 7352 Broadwell i7-5500u (5th edition), the Windows 8.1 trackpad is working horribly. I decided to make it into a perfect MacBook Air7,2 wanna be. Here is how I did it. To have more information on how to create a “mac wanna be” check out this post. Please don’t […]

November 22, 2016 / 1,877 views / DSDT Patching | MacWannaBe

How To Fix Instant Wakes On Mac OSX

When our Mac Wanna Be wakes instantly right after sleep was activated, these are caused by USB port not patched correctly. First we need to find out the reasons for waking up by using terminal and type: syslog |grep -i “Wake reason” Check your DSDT under _PWR to see which address is used, it’s either […]

September 21, 2016 / 14,394 views / Broadwell | Clover Boot Loader | DSDT Patching | MacWannaBe

macOS Sierra On Mac Wanna Be Windows Laptops and Desktops

2017-08-01 I’ve just installed macOS Sierra 10.12.6 to Dell Inspiron DT 3668 i5-7400 Kaby Lake and everything works very nicely. 2017-05-30 macOS Sierra 12.4+ needs Clover Version 4049+ to work. No longer needs flag nocache = no any more. When install Clover from the package to UEFI folder, doesn’t work… Need to copy the Clover […]

November 2, 2015 / 10,730 views / DSDT Patching | El Capitan 10.11 | Envy 4-1115dx | Envy 4-1117nr | Ivy bridge | MacWannaBe | Windows 10 | Yosemite OSX

How To Make A Perfect MacBook Air 5,2 From HP Ivy Bridge HD4000 Laptop

Someone asked me how to make a Windows ivy bridge laptop into an almost perfect MacBook Air 5,2. Ivy Bridge is Intel 3rd generation with HD4000 graphics chipset, the CPU usually starts with a 3 like i5-3317u or i3-33xx or i7-3xxx. I have an Envy 4-1117nr 14″ very small and light with i5-3317u with resolution […]