Create your first Laptop Hackintosh means installing macOS Catalina 15.5 on your Windows Laptop. It’s not hard but not easy, the best thing is to understand what needs to be done to get it working just like a MacBook Pro or MacBook Air. Thanks to the hackintosh developer communities, hackintosh is much easier now than […]
Up to Catalina 15.3, everything seems to be straight forward, but when it comes to the latest Catalina 15.4, it’s quite a hurdle to get it to work. It needs , , to get it to boot. The amazing thing is with these, DSDT and SSDT no longer need to be patched it seemed, everything […]
macOS Mojave is the best version so far for Mac Wanna Be windows laptops. It did fix many problems that previous versions have. Thanks to all these enthusiasts, , –––, – we can get almost all Intel based CPU laptops running Mojave, just have to have correct Clover – config.plist, latest Lilu.kext, AppleALC.kext, WhateverGreen.kext and […]
11/20/2016 Revised version to explain better how to connect mixer. 01/16/2016 The mixer came, this is how to hook up a simple karaoke system with Chromecast, Karaoke Mixer, Wireless Microphones and sound bar or receiver. OK, the kids like to sing after watching The Voice. I set up a Karaoke system for them with the […]
Most of Windows Laptops are installed with Intel Wifi/Bluetooth modules, the popular ones are AC7260 (2×2) or 3160 (1×1). For Hackintoshes, most of us have to replace with broadcom Wifi/Bluetooth modules to have our hackintoshes WiFi and Bluetooth natively working. had come up with a patch to work with these Intel modules. Although the WiFi […]
If you use OpenCore to boot hackintosh HP laptops, chances are you may encounter the POST Error screen due to RTC mis-match in the bios. The only way to fix this is toe patch RTCFix from Rehabman to the DSDT.
One of the requirement for a perfect hackintosh is getting the internal sound to work natively, and AppleALC.kext with Lilu.kext will help to get most of the Audio Codecs working perfectly with sounds. The pair must be at the correct versions for them to work together. You will need DPCIManager to identify the audio codecs […]
Most of our Windows Laptops don’t have Broadcom Bluetooth and Wifi combo that support macOS Catalina. When we first started, we can use an inexpensive USB wifi dongle to connect to internet with our Hackintoshes. I had an old Netis WF2111 n150 that works. The problem is not many external USB wifi dongles have updated […]
The perfect Hackintosh MacBook Pro or Air is the ability to perform tasks, sleep/wake, ACPI power management just like a real thing or even better. We need to patch the DSDT and SSDTs correctly for these functions to work just like the originals. We need apps: iasl, maciASL, and information from Rehabman reference websites. There […]
These days with new Lilu.kext and WhateverGreen.kext, ACPI power management is taken care of by using PluginType1 like SSDT-PLUG.aml. The old way of using SSDTPRGEN.sh seems to go away, but I’ve found for some laptops with Catalina, this one is still the best for sleep/wake, speed steps and performing just like Windows would.
The best way to make a hackintosh is to install macOS on an external USB hard drive with your laptop or desktop to make sure everything works before installing it to the internal Hard Drive. This is how I configure and install an external USB hard drive for Catalina 15.5. Assuming you have a bootable […]
I saw the ads on Facebook, especially it claimed great bass, so I went to the website and bought 2. Jive Mini Pods sold 1 for $35 but $19.99 for the second one, great deal. It took over a month to ship from China, the quality wasn’t great, both of mine, white and black only […]