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Sharing my experience with OS X on

HP DC7700

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Firstly, remember you should replace the integrated Intel card with another one via PCIe.


Now download my package.


What it contains?


Kexts

AppleACPIPS2Nub.kext - PS/2 Kext


ApplePS2Controller.kext - PS/2 Kext


fakesmc.kext - FakeSMC kext (which emulates SMC device) edited to works better on Core 2 Processors


Intel82566MM.kext - Intel 825xx Ethernet Kext


Other files

org.chameleon.Boot.plist -


SMBios.plist - Use it at installation only. After that you can use what you want


SSDT.aml - SSDT which generates C & P States successfully


DSDT.aml - DSDT fixed and patched by me


Patch list:

  • DTGP
  • HDEF (experimental)
  • EHCI (don't need to delete AppleHPET.kext)
  • ICH8 LPC (to fix some errors with AppleLPC)
  • IRQs (to fix restart)
  • SHUTDOWN (to fix shutdown)
  • SATA (don't need to change device id in AppleIntelPIIXATA.kext)
  • SMBUS (recognized as ICH10 to fix errors with AppleSMBusPCI)
  • RTC (to fix errors with AppleRTC)
  • PBTN: _HID changed to _CID to get sleep working by pressing the power button
  • Some cosmetic patches
Known issues/problems:
  • Integrated card does not work
  • I haven't tried AppleHDA
  • SATA is a bit buggy because the motherboard doesn't support AHCI mode. For example, you cannot eject the Disc Reader by clicking on the icon (on the menubar)
  • Sleep doesn't tried. (i have integrated card only, sorry)

Pre-Installation / Installation
  • Create the USB with OS X 10.7/10.8 installer.
  • Copy DSDT.aml, SSDT.aml, org.chameleon.Boot.plist and SMBios.plist to USB/Extra.
  • Install fakesmc.kext in the USB Drive.
  • If you have PS/2 Mouse/Keyboard, install also AppleACPIPS2Nub.kext and ApplePS2Controller.kext.
  • Turn on the PC, and boot into the usb.
  • Press 'Enter' to your USB Drive.
  • Install OS X on your drive.

SemiPost-Installation
  • Return to the OS X USB installer and click Utility -> Terminal.
  • Now, execute this commands:
    	cp -R /Volumes/(USB)/Extra /Volumes/(Mac OS X Drive)/Extra
    	cp -R /Volumes/(USB)/System/Library/Extensions/fakesmc.kext /Volumes/(USB)/Extra /Volumes/(Mac OS X Drive)/System/Library/Extensions/fakesmc.kext	
    - OPTIONAL for PS/2 USERS -
    	cp -R /Volumes/(USB)/System/Library/Extensions/AppleACPIPS2Nub.kext /Volumes/(USB)/Extra /Volumes/(Mac OS X Drive)/System/Library/Extensions/AppleACPIPS2Nub.kext
    	cp -R /Volumes/(USB)/System/Library/Extensions/ApplePS2Controller.kext /Volumes/(USB)/Extra /Volumes/(Mac OS X Drive)/System/Library/Extensions/ApplePS2Controller.kext
    

Post-Installation
  • Reboot with the USB Drive, but now press 'Enter' to your installed drive.
  • Now install Intel82566MM.kext to your drive to get Ethernet card working.
  • AUDIO: This is the AppleHDA.kext patched for this PC. I tried this kext but i cannot get the sound card working. (I added the HDEF Device, don't worry about that). If you cannot use AppleHDA.kext, use instead VoodooHDA.kext (should work good).
  • Reboot, and you should get all working.

Note: i haven't this PC anymore, that was of a my friend. That was my experience about this pc.

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Can u explain me step by step what is mean by patching of DSDT ?? what exactly happens?? i installed hazard dvd 10.6.6 all drivers are generic. audio gives some noise and my intei 945GMA showing me onle 1024*786 resolution. plz help me how to install all drivers properly so i will get full fledge hackintosh. my model is compaq presario v6410tu laptop 32bit. thanks in advance.

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Confirmed with 10.8.3, I did some more HDEF DSDT edits and cannot get sound to work, tried VoodooHDA and it works but the sound is very low.

I have a $2 USB sound card that works OOB so i am using that.

Only extensions in /Extra FakeSMC.kext, Intel8266MM.kext and Sleepenabler.kext

Other then built in sound everything works, GeekBench score is 3400, not a fast machine but good for general purpose web, word documents and social media stuff.

DC 7700 -SFF
2.4Ghz Core 2 Duo
Video = GeForce 8600
4GB DDR-2-666Mhz
250GB HDD

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Sound does work under Mountain Lion with the procedure & files here:

http://www.osx86.net..._hp_dc7700.html

I did not need or use the HDAEnabler.kext, but I did patch the HDEF section of the DSDT as shown. Unfortunately, I could not get it to work under Lion, but VoodooHDA v 0.2.1 seems to work just fine.

I used the install method in this guide:

https://docs.google....HznCaOdI2s/edit

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I have everything up and running 

Use chamelist for settings Video 1366x768x32 

Taragu HDA fixer with 262 condec.

ALC 262 HDA kext found in downloads.

 

Maverick GM and  Loving it 







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