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Which kexts need to be removed for AMD 6750m in a MacBook Pro?


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As it's happening to a lot of people my notebook's discrete graphics is giving me all kind of issues.

 

Back in november i removed all ati/amd kexts (at least i think it was all of them) and the computer worked just fine with the intel graphics card.

So I gave the machine to my mother and she worked with it and had no troubles at all up until a week ago.
Problem is that somebody/somehow updated mavericks to 10.9.2 and the ati kexts got loaded again, so all the issues came back.

 

I removed all kexts again, the computer boots but it has several graphic glitches.

 

Anybody knows which exact kexts do I have to remove?

In other forums people talk about the AMDRadeonX2000 kext, but that one is not even there. There is a x3000 which i removed, plus a couple more, but I get the aforementioned glitches.

 

I'll appreciate any help (besides the hammering suggest i saw in another post).

 

Cheers

Mario

 



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AMDController5000.kext or something similar to that



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open app Terminal sudo -s

your passw

then copy and paste this code

 

mkdir /kext_backup

cd /System/Library/Extensions

mv AMDRadeon* ATI* GeForce* NVDA*/kext_backup

rm ../Caches/com.apple.kext.caches/Startup/kernelcache

sudo chown root:admin /

sudo update_dyld_shared_cache -debug -force -root /

sudo update_dyld_shared_cache -root / -force

sudo kextcache -system-caches 

sudo kextcache -system-prelinked-kernel

sudo /usr/libexec/xpchelper --rebuild-cache 

diskutil repairPermissions /

reboot







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