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[Can not be installed OS X] HP Pavilion DV6 7194SF


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Hi everyone,

After purchase my new Laptop PC, it makes impossible to install any version os x.
While on my old PC I never had a problem.

Would you be so kind enough to help me?
Thank you very much in advance.



Here is my computer configuration :


System Manufacturer : Hewlett-Packard
System Model : HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC
BIOS : InsydeH2O Version 03.71.51F.28

Processor : Intel® Core i7-3610QM CPU @ 2.30GHz (8 CPUs), ~2.3GHz (Ivy Bridge)
Memory : 8192MB RAM

Motherboard : Hewlett-Packard 181B 52.24

Card Name 1 : Intel® HD Graphics 4000

Card Name 2 : NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M

Sound Device : IDT High Definition Audio CODEC (Beats Audio)

WiFi : Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 2230

HDD : Intel® Mobile Express Chipset SATA RAID Controller

USB : Intel® USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller

WebCam : HP Truevision HD

Ethernet : Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller


Other :

- Validity Sensors, Inc. Fingerprint scanner
- HP BDDVDRW CT40N (BlueRay)

- Synaptics SMBus TouchPad

- Hewlett-Packard FHA-3510 2.4GHz Wireless Optical Mobile Mouse

- Standard PS/2 Keyboard

- Intel Corporation HM77 Express Chipset LPC Controller




What OS X version do you recommend ?

Regardless of the version I used not exceed the boot screen.


PS : Being new to the forum sorry if I missed some step or if I post not at the right place

PS2 : Sorry for the spelling I am French


Thank you

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You will need to add an smbios.plist for a supported mac or remove the PlatformSupport.plist in /System/Library/CoreServices/


10.8 started full 64bit kernel and apple includes a list of supported machines to restrict install on old macs that need 32bit support.

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