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S. Lee

Request Hired Help for Mac OSX on HP Pavilion dv7t-7000 CTO Quad Install

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Was wondering if I can install 10.7.x or 10.8.x on new laptop HP Pavilion dv7t-7000 CTO Quad Edition Entertainment Notebook PC.

 

 

 

Has ivy bridge 3rd gen i7-3610 CPU and 16 gig ram and Nvidia 630 GT switched with Intel HD 4000 video.

 

Tried 10.6.x and all panic kernals on start.... will pay $10 or $20 for full install and mostly working hardware.....

 

 

I'm a newbie and don't know anything about kexts and Mac related....send me an email or post...

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10.8 is possible, 10.6 is too old for ivy bridge. I helped another user install it on his HP ivy bridge i7, he's probably posting a guide soon. He had to swap out the mini PCIe wifi and bluetooth for a compatible one, USB3 and card reader don't work.

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Thanks eep357.. I did get the Intel Pro wireless N card and bluetooth.... Spent a lot of money on this HP laptop....don't like the graphics switching...

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