Catalina Display Backlight Control Panel
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How To Fix Low Backlight Level with BacklightFixup.kext

Clover boot loader seems NOT to handle Lilu.kext, WhateverGreen.kext and SSDT-PNLF.aml well when it comes to setting the backlight level on Hackintosh while OpenCore boot loader sets the maximum brightness every time. In the case of low backlight with Clover, we can use and its SSDT-PNLF.aml to set the brightness to maximum. 

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Upgrade SP SSD 1TB on X360 15-u011dx Haswell HD4400

Since the SSD 1TB started to drop in prices, I got one for my J120dx before, the brand is Silicon Power and it’s quite reliable and fast- Ace A55 from Amazon for less than $100. There are 14 screws need to be removed from the back – 2 hidden under rubber feet. Remove the keyboard […]

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OpenCore Boot Loader for Hackintosh

has been the best boot loader for Hackintosh, since the macOS Catalina 10.15.4+, there are quite a few bugs with the newer versions, r5089-5098 don’t scan boot volumes. The only versions seem to work are 5107-5115 but still buggy. My HP x360 i7-4510u Haswell HD4400 only works with r5107 or newer while M7-J120dx works with r5078. The […]

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How To Patch IDT 111d76e0 AppleHDA With HDMI Sound

2017-07-09 This is the update for patching IDT111d76e0 – Patch With Dummykext. Patch with Patched AppleHDA.kext. My Envy 4-1117nr and 1115dx have IDT 111d76e0 sound cards. To get this to work with auto detect headphones and HDMI, I need to download the patched file on Insanelymac.com. The file is AppleHDA-272.18.1-IDT92HD91BXX.zip. The default layout is 3, it […]

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Complete Guide To Install El Capitan or Yosemite On PC and Laptops

I decided to create a MacBookPro8,1 out of the old Lenovo G770 HD3000 Sandy Bridge, i5-2410M with built-in WIFI AR9285, Ethernet AR8152. I’m going to make a tutorial on installing El Capitan 10.11.4 and Yosemite 10.10.5 on this machine, but it can be used for all other PCs or Laptops: HD3000, HD4000, HD4600 (Haswell), anything […]

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How To Make A MacMini5,2 From i5-2500k Asus P8Z68-V LX LGA PC

I decided to install Yosemite 10.10.5 and El Capitan 10.11.3 on my old PC i5-2500k Asus P8Z68-V LX LGA motherboard and Nvidia 8400GS graphic card. Kexts needed for this PC: Rehabman Realtek8111.kext, PCIID.kexts, GenericUSB3.0.kext, Toleda ALC888S patch scripts, Kextwizard, Clover boot loader, Yosemite MBR patch, El Capitan MBR patch,  How to create usb installer without […]

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How To Prepare To Install El Capitan 10.11.1 Onto A Windows Laptop

How to create Yosemite 10.10.x No Mac. El Capitan 10.11.1 now is a very nice Operating System from Apple. There are many Windows laptops that have the same architecture as MacBook’s, we can try to install them with this latest Mac OS X. To install the Mac OS X, you do need to read about […]

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How To Format EFI Folder For Clover Boot Loader To Dual Boot Windows And El Capitan 10.11

Sometimes Windows created an EFI folder that’s not compatible with Clover boot loader. The Clover boot loader won’t load when installed to this folder. If we want to dual boot Windows and Mac OS X with Clover, we have to reformat the EFI partition to FAT16 using Mac Terminal.       newfs_msdos -v EFI […]