In order to get iMessage and FaceTime to work on Big Sur, we need to have a valid account with Apple. There are a few things we need to get working before login to iCloud. 1. iMessage Debug must be free of errors. 2. en0 must be IObuitin with network hardware of the system. Use […]
The original WIFI module in Dell Inspiron 3668 was Qualcom which isn’t supported with Big Sur, so I replaced with an Intel AC7265 that came with one of my laptops. This module is supported with correct Airportitlwm.kext for Big Sur and it’s working perfectly. We don’t need the bluetooth driver since it’s supported natively.
The macOS Big Sur 11.2.1 is officially released for download and upgrade. This post will show how I installed on my Windows Laptops and Desktops. This OS did change quite a few things that will not work with the older Catalina setup. To use OpenCore to boot, we need 0.6.3+ version, I did use 0.6.4 […]
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. had been moved […]
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 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 […]
Update 5/3/2021 – Installed Big Sur 11.3 and everything works perfectly with macBook Pro 13,2. Clover 5130 config , OpenCore 0.6.6 config , if you have the exact same model. , 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 […]