dw1820a module
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DW1820A on HP EliteBook 820 G3 Catalina 15.5

I decided to try the less expensive BT 4.1 and Wifi combo dw1820a for my Elitebook 820 G3 hackintosh instead of the more expensive dw1560 M2. Before we tape all the pins recommended by other people, download Windows drivers and install them first to see if they work, if they work then chances are the […]

OpenCore_boot_Menu
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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 […]

macOS Mojave
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macOS Mojave on Windows Laptops

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 […]

Clover Boot Loader El Capitan 10.11 Envy 4-1117nr MacWannaBe

Install 480Gb mSata to Envy 4-1117nr for El Capitan 10.11.5

Since SSD prices are dropping, I decided to upgrade my 32GB mSata in HP Envy 4-1117nr to MyDigitalSSD MDMS-BP4e-512 480GB mSata for my El Capitan 10.11.5 partition. It’s quite fast, but due to the EFI folder was in the original 32GB mSata, I needed to create a new EFI folder and boot to the original […]

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El Capitan 10.11.1 on HP M7-J120DX Haswell i7-4700MQ HD4600

My son wanted a fast laptop for gaming with the ability to install El Capitan 10.11.1 to it, he doesn’t like Windows OS, but he still needs it for Windows games, but these days, most of the games are on the internet and they’re Mac compatible. i7-4700MQ and i7-4710HQ are the last i7 that truly […]

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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 […]

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How To Fix fseventsd-uuid File Prevents Mac OS X From Emptying Trash

If you dual boot Windows and Mac OS X, sometimes, you will encounter an error when emptying the trash bin in Mac. The file that cause the problem is fseventsd-uuid from Windows. The only way to fix it is to boot to Windows and run disk repair or chkdsk. When it’s done, boot back to […]

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How To Dual Boot UEFI Windows and Mac Using Clover Boot Loader

There are many ways to dual boot Windows and Mac OS X with different boot loaders on MBR but for UEFI, there’s only Clover boot loader is capable if you set it up correctly. In order to dual boot with Clover by default, you need to install Clover to EFI folder –> rename bootmgfw.efi to bootmgfw-orig.efi in […]