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About steveh

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  1. Hi there, im trying to install Snow Leopard (kext & DSDT's) but is the WiFi-card driver available yet? I can't find it anywhere, and the last message here is from; November 2011. i could also use some help to update from 10.6.3 to Maverick/Mountain Lion? All help is welcome! Steve. I have a HP Pavilion DV7 3080ed Specs; www.cnet.com/laptops/hp-pavilion-dv7-3080ed/4507-3121_7-35277205.html
  2. I'm running Snow Leopard 10.6.3 and i would like to know how to update from here to Maverick. If this is not possible, i would like to know where i can download the correct Kexts & Bootloading stuff for my Laptop. I have a 3 year old HP Pavilion DV7 3080ed. Some specs: General Packaged Quantity1.0 System TypeNotebook Recommended UseHome use OS ProvidedMicrosoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Edition Processor / Chipset CPUIntel Core i7 i7-720QM / 1.6 GHz Max Turbo Speed2.8 GHz Number of CoresQuad-Core CacheL2 cache - 6.0 MB 64-bit ComputingYes ChipsetMobile Intel HM55 Express FeaturesIntel Turbo Boost Technology, Hyper-Threading Technology Memory RAM4.0 GB ( 2 x 2 GB ) Max RAM Supported8.0 GB TechnologyDDR3 SDRAM Speed1333.0 MHz / PC3-10600 Form FactorSO DIMM 204-pin Slots Qty2 Empty Slots0.0 Storage Floppy DriveNone Hard Drive500.0 GB HDD / 7200.0 rpm InterfaceSerial ATA-150 Storage RemovableNone Optical DriveDVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM Disc Labeling TechnologyLightScribe Technology Optical Drive (2nd)None Hard drive typePortable Display Type17.3 in LCD Backlight TechnologyLED backlight Max Resolution1600 x 900 ( HD+ ) WidescreenYes Image Aspect Ratio16:9 FeaturesBrightView Audio & Video Graphics ProcessorNVIDIA GeForce GT 230M - 1.0 GB Total Available Graphics Memory2815.0 MB CameraYes SoundStereo speakers , Microphone, Subwoofer Audio FeaturesAltec Lansing speakers Input TypeKeyboard, Touchpad Communications WirelessBluetooth, 802.11 a/b/g/n Network InterfaceGigabit Ethernet Battery Technology8-cell Lithium ion AC Adapter Voltage RequiredAC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz ) Output120.0 Watt , 18.5 V , 6.5 A Connections & Expansion Slots1.0 x ExpressCard/54 ( 1.0 free ) Interfaces2 x HDMI, 3 x USB 2.0/eSATA, USB 2.0, LAN, Infrared, FireWire, Microphone input, Dock, VGA, Headphone output Memory Card Reader5 in 1 card reader ( Memory Stick ), ( SD Memory Card ), ( MultiMediaCard ), ( xD-Picture Card ), ( Memory Stick PRO ) Software Software IncludedMicrosoft Windows Media Center, Microsoft Works, Microsoft Windows Mail, HP Total Care Advisor, Windows Live Messenger, Norton Internet Security 2009 (60 days subscription), Adobe Flash Player, CyberLink DVD Suite, Adobe Reader, HP MediaSmart Suite, Norton Online Backup (30 days trial), Microsoft Internet Explorer Microsoft Office PreloadedIncludes a pre-loaded image of select Microsoft Office 2010 suites. Purchase an Office 2010 Product Key Card or disc to activate preloaded software on this PC. Miscellaneous ColorHP Imprint - Moonlight Included AccessoriesRemote control LocalizationDutch / Netherlands Dimensions & Weight Width10.9 in Depth16.3 in Height1.7 in Weight7.7 lbs Manufacturer Warranty Service & Support1 year warranty Service & Support DetailsLimited warranty - Parts and labor - 1 year - Pick-up and return Sustainability ENERGY STAR QualifiedYes EPEAT CompliantEPEAT Silver