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http://goo.gl/qlWGgU

 


UPDATE

 


10.10.1 - Nov 18, 2014:

- Updated to 10.10.1

- Use modified Apple's IOBluetoothFamily.kext version for Bluetooth.

- Switch back to Apple's AppleHDA.kext.

- Patch on the fly using CLOVER for AppleHDA and AppleIntelFramebufferCapri

- Use NVIDIA Web Driver, URL to download from this thread: topic/301416-nvidia-web-driver-updates-for-yosemite/

- BIOS settings: set boot mode to Both (UEFI & Legacy), UEFI First to avoid problem with Optimus and NVIDIA Discrete mode

 


10.10 beta 5 - Oct 13, 2014:

- Updated to 10.10 beta 5

- Added package for 10.10: Bluetooth work with old IOBluetoothFamily.kext from 10.9.x. Updated DSDT for NVIDIA, Optimus and Intel only.

- Move to mega.co.nz for better hosting and versioning.

 


10.10 beta 3 - Sep 26, 2014:

Anyone tried 10.10 Yosemite? I tried last night and it's work with some issues, but useable. I have updated to Beta 3 also.

Here is some screenshots:

 

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Short summary:

 

- Bluetooth

- NVIDIA not work (DP1, not tested on Beta3)

- Intel HD4000: native res but no QE/CI

- Sound: Need to patch AppleHDA.kext for layout 28

- Battery: need new patch in DSDT (use tluck's T420 DSDT work)

- Sleep / Shutdown work as Mavericks

 

 

Quick way:

 

- Update your CLOVER first to latest: sourceforge.net/projects/cloverefiboot/files/latest/download

- Create bootable usb or partition using this guide: http://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/298521-easy-yosemite-1010-usb-installer-updated-9-2-2014/

Note: you will need to copy BaseSystem.dmg (it is big as 470MB) so you will need at least 8GB USB. I have 6.5GB partition and it is fit for setup size but I don't have room for modding (kext, backup...)

- Download CLOVER package from tluck's topic then extract, backup your kexts and copy all EFI/CLOVER/kexts/10.10/*.kext to /S/L/E/

- Add kext-dev-mode=1 to CLOVER kernel argument.

- After install / upgrade you will need to re-copy all kexts.

 

Update 1: Never mind, NVIDIA work well after repair permission. System FAN and Thermal Sensor for NVIDIA not show (need to patch with new DSDT)

Update 2:

- System FAN, GPU and other thermal sensor work after update DSDT, updated HW Monitor and latest FakeSMC.

- NVIDIA Work but not detect / turn on built-in monitor, need to detect displays in displays settings to turn it on after boot.

- Bluetooth still not work

- Sound work with VoodooHDA

- Battery work

 

Look like CPU throttled too much, it is stick at 3Ghz most time and temperature is about 90oC @@, might need to generate SSDT or can be Yosemite issue. The temperature is about ~50-60oC with Intel HD4000.

 


 

10.9.3:

 

  • ​HWMonitor version 6.8.1307 support FAN sensor (Check for update inside app and install FakeSMC and all it's plugins)
  • NVIDIA: new version not work, replace with old working kexts (NV*.kext)
  • Intel HD 4000 Capri: patch with Platform-ID `0300 6601` - Hex: `01 00 00 00 02 00 00 00 30 02 00 00`
  • AppleHDA: patch-hda-3.1 NOT work - Work with VoodooHDA 2.8.4 (download from zip file here or pkg installer here
  • AppleIntelCPUPowerManagement.kext patch with AICPMPatch

  • Bluetooth: using modified kext from #26 (thanks @eilatuno)

  • Others old kexts: AppleACPIPlatform.kext, IOUSBFamily.kext
  • Shutdown / Restart / Sleep work well using latest CLOVER r2671


 

10.9.1:

  • Sound stop working as AppleHDA.kext updated for VoiceOver bug fix, re-patch with patch AppleHDA script 3.1 from this thread
  • Everything work well as 10.9.0 as last. Still have problem with Shutdown / Restart / Sleep


 

 

STATUS

 


* Working parts:

  • Intel HD 4000 (Capri): Full resolution: 1600x900, QE/CI
  • NVIDIA GF108M (NVS 5400M):  Full resolution: 1600x900, QE/CI
  • VGA, Display Port
  • Wired network / Ethernet
  • Think Light, Keyboard backlit (BIOS controlled)
  • Webcam
  • Mic, Speaker, Audio Jack
  • Bluetooth
  • Trackpoint, Touchpad
  • USB 3.0
  • Battery
  • UEFI with CLOVER r2366
  • Keyboard. Multimedia keys: Sleep, Prev / Play / Pause / Next (Brightness control with Fn-F8/F9 not work)
  • Shutdown / Restart / Sleep

* NOT working parts:

  • Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6205 Wireless adapter
  • Card reader


 

HOW TO

 

1. Create Mac OS X Maverick 10.9 USB installer: Google it!

 

2. Install CLOVER EFI bootloader or Chameleon

Use my config.plist if you install CLOVER

NOTE: need to change the SMBIOS hardware section and CustomUUID to your own hardware.

 

3. Backup and copy kexts from attached file

 

4. Option: install LCD display profile

 

5. Option: install HWMonitor.app 

 

6. DSDT: Use diff tool to apply diff changes

a) I'm using 3 different DSDT file for 3 graphic config mode:

  • DSDT.d.dsl / DSDT.d.aml: for Discrete graphic only BIOS config
    • VGA, Mini-DP work well but hottest
    • Temperatures on my machine:
      • CPU: avg: 65oC, range: 60-85
      • GPU: avg: 60oC, range: 56-74
  • DSDT.o.dsl / DSDT.o.aml: for Optimus graphic BIOS config - NOTE: you will need to backup & remove  /S/L/E/NVDA* because of OS X not support Optimus mode and it caused conflict loading video driver.
  • DSDT.i.dsl / DSDT.i.aml: for Integrated graphic only BIOS config

B) Optimus & Integrated gave me much more cooler temperatures but NO VGA, Min-DP - I usually use Integrated mode for travelling and Discrete mode for work because I need extend to my external Dell monitor.

 

c) Temperatures when using Integrated only mode:

  • CPU: avg: 45oC, range: 40-70-80

d) I added FAN control to DSDT based on T420 / W520 guides, Thinkvantage button will be used to toggle turbo fan mode.

 

7. SSDT: I used auto generated P-States and C-States CLOVER's option

 


 

Hardware Specifications

 


 

- Model: Thinkpad T430 2344BMU
- lshw -numeric on Ubuntu 13.10

 

Hardware specs

 

 

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    vendor: LENOVO
    version: ThinkPad T430
    serial: [REMOVED]
    width: 64 bits
    capabilities: smbios-2.7 dmi-2.7 vsyscall32
    configuration: administrator_password=disabled chassis=notebook family=ThinkPad T430 power-on_password=disabled sku=LENOVO_MT_2344 uuid=[REMOVED]
  *-core
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       serial: [REMOVED]
       slot: Not Available
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          configuration: cores=2 enabledcores=2 threads=4
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        *-cache:2
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          slot: System board or motherboard
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        *-bank:0
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        *-bank:1
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             product: CMSO8GX3M1A1333C9
             vendor: AMI
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             width: 64 bits
             clock: 1333MHz (0.8ns)
     *-firmware
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          physical id: c
          version: G1ET94WW (2.54 )
          date: 04/22/2013
          size: 128KiB
          capacity: 11MiB
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     *-pci
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          product: 3rd Gen Core processor DRAM Controller [8086:154]
          vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
          physical id: 100
          bus info: pci@0000:00:00.0
          version: 09
          width: 32 bits
          clock: 33MHz
        *-pci:0
             description: PCI bridge
             product: Xeon E3-1200 v2/3rd Gen Core processor PCI Express Root Port [8086:151]
             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
             physical id: 1
             bus info: pci@0000:00:01.0
             version: 09
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 33MHz
             capabilities: pci pm msi pciexpress normal_decode bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=pcieport
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           *-display
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                product: GF108M [NVS 5400M] [10DE:DEF]
                vendor: NVIDIA Corporation [10DE]
                physical id: 0
                bus info: pci@0000:01:00.0
                version: a1
                width: 64 bits
                clock: 33MHz
                capabilities: pm msi pciexpress vga_controller bus_master cap_list rom
                configuration: driver=nvidia latency=0
                resources: irq:16 memory:f0000000-f0ffffff memory:c0000000-cfffffff memory:d0000000-d1ffffff ioport:5000(size=128) memory:f1000000-f107ffff
        *-display
             description: VGA compatible controller
             product: 3rd Gen Core processor Graphics Controller [8086:166]
             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
             physical id: 2
             bus info: pci@0000:00:02.0
             version: 09
             width: 64 bits
             clock: 33MHz
             capabilities: msi pm vga_controller bus_master cap_list rom
             configuration: driver=i915 latency=0
             resources: irq:46 memory:f1400000-f17fffff memory:e0000000-efffffff ioport:6000(size=64)
        *-usb:0
             description: USB controller
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             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
             physical id: 14
             bus info: pci@0000:00:14.0
             version: 04
             width: 64 bits
             clock: 33MHz
             capabilities: pm msi xhci bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=xhci_hcd latency=0
             resources: irq:43 memory:f3920000-f392ffff
        *-communication:0
             description: Communication controller
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             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
             physical id: 16
             bus info: pci@0000:00:16.0
             version: 04
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             clock: 33MHz
             capabilities: pm msi bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=mei_me latency=0
             resources: irq:48 memory:f3935000-f393500f
        *-communication:1
             description: Serial controller
             product: 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family KT Controller [8086:1E3D]
             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
             physical id: 16.3
             bus info: pci@0000:00:16.3
             version: 04
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             capabilities: pm msi 16550 bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=serial latency=0
             resources: irq:19 ioport:60b0(size=8) memory:f393c000-f393cfff
        *-network
             description: Ethernet interface
             product: 82579LM Gigabit Network Connection [8086:1502]
             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
             physical id: 19
             bus info: pci@0000:00:19.0
             logical name: eth0
             version: 04
             serial: [REMOVED]
             size: 100Mbit/s
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             width: 32 bits
             clock: 33MHz
             capabilities: pm msi bus_master cap_list ethernet physical tp 10bt 10bt-fd 100bt 100bt-fd 1000bt-fd autonegotiation
             configuration: autonegotiation=on broadcast=yes driver=e1000e driverversion=2.3.2-k duplex=full firmware=0.13-3 ip=192.168.0.101 latency=0 link=yes multicast=yes port=twisted pair speed=100Mbit/s
             resources: irq:44 memory:f3900000-f391ffff memory:f393b000-f393bfff ioport:6080(size=32)
        *-usb:1
             description: USB controller
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             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
             physical id: 1a
             bus info: pci@0000:00:1a.0
             version: 04
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             clock: 33MHz
             capabilities: pm debug ehci bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=ehci-pci latency=0
             resources: irq:16 memory:f393a000-f393a3ff
        *-multimedia
             description: Audio device
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             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
             physical id: 1b
             bus info: pci@0000:00:1b.0
             version: 04
             width: 64 bits
             clock: 33MHz
             capabilities: pm msi pciexpress bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=snd_hda_intel latency=0
             resources: irq:49 memory:f3930000-f3933fff
        *-pci:1
             description: PCI bridge
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             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
             physical id: 1c
             bus info: pci@0000:00:1c.0
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             clock: 33MHz
             capabilities: pci pciexpress msi pm normal_decode bus_master cap_list
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           *-generic
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                vendor: Ricoh Co Ltd [1180]
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        *-pci:2
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             clock: 33MHz
             capabilities: pci pciexpress msi pm normal_decode bus_master cap_list
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                serial: [REMOVED]
                width: 64 bits
                clock: 33MHz
                capabilities: pm msi pciexpress bus_master cap_list ethernet physical wireless
                configuration: broadcast=yes driver=iwlwifi driverversion=3.11.0-12-generic firmware=18.168.6.1 latency=0 link=no multicast=yes wireless=IEEE 802.11abgn
                resources: irq:47 memory:f3000000-f3001fff
        *-pci:3
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             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
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             bus info: pci@0000:00:1c.2
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             capabilities: pci pciexpress msi pm normal_decode bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=pcieport
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        *-usb:2
             description: USB controller
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             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
             physical id: 1d
             bus info: pci@0000:00:1d.0
             version: 04
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 33MHz
             capabilities: pm debug ehci bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=ehci-pci latency=0
             resources: irq:23 memory:f3939000-f39393ff
        *-isa
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             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
             physical id: 1f
             bus info: pci@0000:00:1f.0
             version: 04
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 33MHz
             capabilities: isa bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=lpc_ich latency=0
             resources: irq:0
        *-storage
             description: SATA controller
             product: 7 Series Chipset Family 6-port SATA Controller [AHCI mode] [8086:1E03]
             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
             physical id: 1f.2
             bus info: pci@0000:00:1f.2
             version: 04
             width: 32 bits
             clock: 66MHz
             capabilities: storage msi pm ahci_1.0 bus_master cap_list
             configuration: driver=ahci latency=0
             resources: irq:45 ioport:60a8(size=8) ioport:60bc(size=4) ioport:60a0(size=8) ioport:60b8(size=4) ioport:6060(size=32) memory:f3938000-f39387ff
        *-serial UNCLAIMED
             description: SMBus
             product: 7 Series/C210 Series Chipset Family SMBus Controller [8086:1E22]
             vendor: Intel Corporation [8086]
             physical id: 1f.3
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Big thanks for everyone who has involved in this thread and who created stuffs, guides, tools...

Thanks for @tluck & experts in this thread to provide related update and information which I used in my package.

 

Feel free to ask and discussion here about Mac OS X on T430 series, I will try to help if I can in my spared time.

Edited by Uoc Nguyen

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Hi,  when do you plan on posting kexts?  I've recently install 10.9 on my T430 however am yet to get USB3 or the webcam working.  I've used myhack/chameleon, should I instead be using clover to ensure success?

 

Aside from the Nvidia chipset, my hardware seems to be identical to yours.

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Hi,

 

I bought a Thinkpad T430 last year and would like to install OS X Mavericks.  The H/W configuration is similar to you guys.  Could you guys please share the steps and procedures?

 

Many Thanks.

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Just to notify that I updated #1

 

Sorry for lately update, I was very busy and I can not find any spare time to collect changes, package them together and update guide.

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Thanks Uoc Nguyen.  I'm new to hackintosh and I probably will have other questions be posted later.

 

Thanks again for your help.

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Uoc Nguyen

 

I have T430 Model 2347-A82

 

Could you please post or MSG me the screen shots of your bios settings? I also would like to know if you used any switches to allow Mavericks to install I am currently getting the spinning loader to a black screen. If it helps to see my specs I can get these for you your help would be appreciated.

 

Also I was able to get Mountain Lion to work with some of the files you posted so I believe I am just missing something simple with Mavericks install.

 

Thank You

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@techitch: My BIOS config is normal, I enabled almost everything. You can see boot switches in CLOVER/config.plist file inside my attachment in post #1.

 

Let's post your screenshot of your boot progress with switch '-v' without quote.

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@Uoc Nguyen thank you for your response I think thats where I went wrong I used another method to boot because it was more straight forward for my new skills. May I ask how to find my SMBIOS and CUSTOMUUID? I found these values in your config.plist but I don't know how to get these values. I will work on using CLOVER in the morning to see if I get further installing OS X M. If it still hangs I will upload screen shot using -v switch


@ Uoc Nguyen: Found UUID in bios dough GOOGLE helps a lot!! working on SMBIOS now

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You can download Clover Configurator from here: http://mackie100.webwacemaster.altervista.org/ -> generate new SMBIOS for you and copy it back to your config.plist

You can use SMBIOS MacBookPro 9.2 like me, it is for IvyBridge Core i5/i7.

 

About CUSTOMUUID, you can remove it if you can not found, find it in your BIOS main screen (BIOS / Main UUID)

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@Uoc Nguyen I'm stuck @ Clover step I was able to update config but can figure out how to boot to Clover. 

 

1. How should I format clover usb drive?

 

Thanks for any help you can provide.

 

Scott

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@uoc-nguyen

 

So I have created mavericks USB bootable disk using this command

 

sudo /Applications/Install\ OS\ X\ Mavericks.app/Contents/Resources/createinstallmedia --volume /Volumes/Untitled --applicationpath /Applications/Install\ OS\ X\ Mavericks.app --nointeraction

 

I have modified config.plist

I have clover installed

 

I am stuck on configuring clover to boot so I can install mavericks

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  You must create a GPT UEFI compatible disk (Follow this instruction to create it: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/UEFI#EFI_System_Partition)

 

  In short, you must have an ESP (EFI partition), it is a small FAT 32 partition (about >= 128M depend your need) with EFISYS flag. It used to store CLOVER or any EFI firmware / bootloader, Linux kernel, config file, theme...

 

  After created a GPT partition you can verify it by command `sudo diskutil list /dev/diskX` with diskX is your USB disk, usually is disk1 as disk0 is your internal HDD, and you will see something like this:

post-206862-0-64115800-1388079586_thumb.png

 

I use some live Linux distro for some reasons, that's why my partition number 1 (EFI) is large.

 

  Since EFI partition is a system partition so Operating System usually hide it. You can mount it by command `sudo disk mount /dev/diskXsY` (if your EFI is first partition of your USB disk then diskXsY should be disk1s1). Now you can install CLOVER and copy config files... to this partition and create your Mac Installer Bootable USB.

 

  Hint: Press F12 to select boot from USB after reboot

 

Happy hacking!

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Finally, got wireless work with 7$ USB Wifi dongle with 150MB/s - http://www.comfast.cn/product1/product168_en.html

 

Look like Realtek fault, the device show as ethernet instead of wireless and need to use Wireless Network Utilities to connect to AP.

 

Download Mac OS X 10.8 install package from this page. It work well for 10.9.1.

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I own a T430 Type 2347A39.

 

After install your kexts I got everything working except the audio and the restart, sleep etc. I was working before the kexts installs...

But how did you got the fn-F9 to work for increase brightness?? My screen is too dark and I have no option to increase...

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I own a T430 Type 2347A39.

 

After install your kexts I got everything working except the audio and the restart, sleep etc. I was working before the kexts installs...

But how did you got the fn-F9 to work for increase brightness?? My screen is too dark and I have no option to increase...

  • Audio: you will need to patch AppleHDA and edit DSDT to use it, I'm patched and using the layout 28, you can use my patched AppleHDA version 2.5.3 from 10.9.1 AppleHDA.kext-10.9.1.zip
  • For brightness, currently I'm using the _Q14, _Q15 (Fn-K, Fn-P) in DSDT to control the brightness. If you want to use Fn+F8/F9, you need to find out which Keycode used and will need to edit the DSDT or `/System/Library/Extensions/VoodooPS2Controller.kext/Contents/PlugIns/VoodooPS2Keyboard.kext/Contents/Info.plist`
  • IFAIK, Shutdown / Restart / Sleep may caused by UEFI CLOVER, I take some work around but it still not stable to use, it is needed to edit the DSDT _PTS, _WAK method, try to use some code from this thread http://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/285678-lenovo-thinkpad-t420-with-uefi-only/page-25?do=findComment&comment=1952283 as reference. I tried a lots but still no luck.
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My hardware is almost the same as yours. I using no UEFI for now, I'm booting with legacy.

I've installed all the kexts and display and was working as I wrote in the first post. After that, I added your DSDT without diff and got appleintelcpupowermanagement panic at the boot beginning.

I'll try again adding the DSDT first.

I'll try to use the fn-P K for brightness and your patched audio.

Thanks

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  • Can you boot with single user safe mode?
  • Did you repair the permission for kexts you copied from my attachment? if not, you can boot up with the install USB/DVD and repair it use this command: 
    chown -R root:wheel /Volumes/OSXROOT/System/Library/Extensions
    chmod -R 755 /Volumes/OSXROOT/System/Library/Extensions
    kextcache -u /Volumes/OSXROOT/
    

    replace OSXROOT with your mounted installed OSX volume

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Using DSDT.i I could boot but Audio not working even with the patched kext and Video only VGA. Keyboad, TrackPad, Bluetooth, Ethernet Working.

Using DSDT.d Nvidia looks loads correct but blank screen after the boot.

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Now I got almost everything working, thank you. Just the brightness of the screen is still annoying me. Altough I move to maximum, it still draker than I got in Windows... How to try to increase? DSDT edit? where exactly?

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Very interesting: I did a ctrl-alt-del and just after the logout the screen got the real max brightness!!! The question now is how to fix that?

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I have same problem with the NVIDIA backlight control, the baclight slider and sun OSC icon show and response to Fn-K / Fn-P but the backlight not change. Tried many way but not success. There are 2 things you may interesting:

  • It is reflect with NVIDIA's pwm-info parameter, I tried to remove and the backlight slider / sun OSC gone, tried with W520 but same problem, I think it can be calculate / export from video rom file.
  • You may try something in T420 topic

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Sometime I see a flickering happening with some colors contrasts. It's bothering me.

For the brightness issue I installed the rehabman blinkscreen hack but no success here.

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@uoc-nguyen

hi, I used your kext to install my T430,It is ok for driver, but ethernet card can't build-in, so I can't login app store. Do you have this problem?

ps. I don't use your dsdt file because it was always made me can't start my apple system.

I use the clover to load the mac os.

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Hey,

 

i managed to get everything working except BT and Mic. 

Can you please tell me what you have done to get it work?

Thanks!

 

//EDIT:

Sound working

BT working

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      *Nota: Altri driver che si possono usare  al suo posto  sono:
       informazioni 
       
      Proseguite con l’installazione.
      Immagine 
      ** Ricordate che avrete accesso a questa cartella dopo aver montato la partizione EFI**
      ===========================
      Per installazione Legacy
      Immagine 
      ===========================
      Impostazione per config.plist:
      Con clover configurator “montate” la partizione EFI della usb.
      1) Per fare questo nel menù di sinistra, cliccate su “Mount EFI”
      2) individuate la partizione relativa alla vostra usb, a questo punto montiamo la relativa partizione EFI  selezionando l’apposito pulsante “Mount Partition”
      Immagine 
      3) Successivamente cliccate su “Open Partition”.. recatevi in EFI/Clover ed aprite il config.plist
      4) Sezione ACPI: Disabilitate tutti i fix sia del menù 1 che del menù 2
      Immagine 
      5) Sezione BOOT: Sole se si sta installando Yosemite mettete il flag su kext-dev-mode=1
      Immagine 
      6) Sezione RT Variables: Se si sta installando El Capitan oppure Sierra, aggiungere i valori: BooterConfig= 0x28, CsrActiveConfig= 0x67
      Immagine 
      7) Sezione System Parameters: Su inject kext mettete YES
      Immagine 
      ===========================
      Nota: Su El Capitan, è stato introdotto SIP (System Integrity Protection)
      Info:
      ===========================
      Recatevi in EFI/Clover/kext/10.x 
      X= alla versione di osx che state installando. Per esempio se installerete Yosemite dovrete recarvi nella cartella 10.10, con El Capitan in 10.11….ecc
      Se non ci fosse tale cartella, createla e nominatela voi a “modo”.
      Copiatevi all’interno FakeSmc.kext
      *Nota se venite già da altre vostre configurazioni, oltre kext sopra citato ,potete mettere gli altri necessari per il vostro hardware
      Stessa cosa se avete DSDT e/o SSDT potete copiarli in EFI/Clover/Acpi/Patched
      Immagine 
      
      Per High Sierra:
      Scaricare il driver apfs.efi a fine guida, collocarlo:
          --> EFI/clover/Driver64UEFI se stiamo usando UEFI
      --> EFI/Clover/Driver64 se stiamo usando Legacy
       
      Per chi volesse continuare ad usare HFS vi rimando a questo post:
        Come installare High Sierra in HFS direttamente dalla usb  
      Utenti Laptop:  Nel 99% è obbligatorio disattivare la grafica discreta Nvidia/Amd per installare questo nuovo osx
                                     Quindi aggiungete --> SSDT-Disable_DGPU.aml.zip
                                     in EFI/Clover/acpi/Patched della usb
      --------------------------------------------------------------------
      Per Mojave:
      Scaricare il driver apfs.efi per 10.14 a fine guida, collocarlo:
          --> EFI/clover/Driver64UEFI se stiamo usando UEFI
      --> EFI/Clover/Driver64 se stiamo usando Legacy
      Versione di clover non antecedente a V_4015
      Volete usare HFS?
      E' possibile fare un installazione diretta su altro disco o partizione, nel caso può essere usato anche per effettuare aggiornamenti...
      nel caso guardate...
       Mojave in HFS 
       Oppure direttamente da usb  
       
      Fatto questo avrete la vostra USB bootable per installare OSX.
      ………Non scordatevi Fakesmc.kext da mettere nella relativa cartella…. senza il quale non farete mai il Boot......
      *NOTA: se usato il terminale per la creazione della usb, l'installazione si dividerà in due fasi, perciò dopo il primo riavvio e necessario far partire nuovamente l'installer, selezionare lo stesso disco senza formattarlo.
      Finita questa ulteriore fase , l'installazione sarà terminata
      **NOTA** Se avete processori Broadwell,Skylake o Kabylake...usate FakeSmc.kext e relativi sensors che trovate all'interno del secondo pacchetto.. (potete usarlo anche sui precedenti senza problemi, essendo una versione più aggiornata ha ulteriore supporto per le cpu più recenti)
      Update: Fakesmc e sensors versione 6.26
      Post installazione... post #2           
       Buon Hack….. 
      Aggiornamento:Install_Mac_OS_X.command.zip (compatibile da 10.10 a 10.12)
      le info le trovate a questo post
      Ringrazio @Ciro82 che mi ha aiutato nel preparare questa guida.
      Pacchetto.zip
      Pacchetto-2.zip
      Pacchetto-Fake+Sensors 6.26.1440.zip
      C_I_M.zip
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
    • By ludufre
      Installing macOS Mojave on Lenovo ThinkPad L440

       
      There are two version of this laptop:
      - 20AS = Chipset QM87, without Express Card (mine).
      - 20AT = Chipset HM86, with Express Card.
      I strong believe is the same thing...
       

      Changelog:
       
      07/30/2019 14:56h GMT-0
      - Fixed typo in credits. Thanks @"Sniki"
       
      06/09/2019 14:16h GMT-0
      - Added missing parts in the post-install step. 
       
      06/04/2019 17:19h GMT-0
      - Updated Clover link. 
       
      06/02/2019 18:08h GMT-0
      - Added info about update 10.14.5. 
       
      03/13/2019 13:15h GMT-0
      - Updated info about touchpad replacement and CPU and 4G LTE modem.
       
      02/05/2019 18:47h GMT-0
      - Updated info about CPU replacement and 4G LTE modem.
       
      02/04/2019 15:24h GMT-0
      - Sometimes the VoodooHDA.kext doesn't work.
      - Added AppleHDADisabler.kext to fix that (attached bellow).
       
      01/24/2019 14:42h GMT-0
      - Added more adjustments to use of VoodooHDA.
      - Updated VoodooHDA links to 2.9.1 official (without installer).
      - Changed PCM volume from 90 to 180 in Info.plist (attached modified VoodooHDA.kext bellow)
      - Updated SSDT-L440.aml (Removed HDEF and HDAU, not needed).
      - Updated config.plist (Changed to user Audio layout to 1).
       
      01/22/2019 20:47h GMT-0
      - I gave up on the AppleALC.
      - Headset does not work.
      - Now with VoodooHDA is perfect and the sound even louder.
       
      01/22/2019 14:37h GMT-0
      - Added info about update 10.14.3. 
       
      01/22/2019 13:46h GMT-0
      - Added link to BIOS reassing guide.
       
      01/20/2019 11:49h GMT-0
      - First version.
       
      What works and what does not
       
      - Processor: Intel Core i5-4300M ->  Work. All SpeedStep stages.
      - Video Card: Intel HD4600 ->  Work. QE/CI and Metal.
      - Chipset: Intel QM87 ->  Work.
      - Mini DisplayPort ->  Work. But no audio, yet.
      - VGA ->  Not work. Normal.
      - Audio: ALC292 ->  Work.
      - WiFi/Bluetooth: Intel AC 7260 ->  Not work. Replaced with DW1560 (need whitelist removal).
      - Ethernet: Intel I217-LM ->  Work.
      - Card Reader: Realtek RTS5227 ->  Not work.
      - Keyboard and Touchpad ->  Work.
      - Webcam ->  Work.
      - Fingerprint Reader ->  Not work. Normal.
      - USB3.0 ->  Work.
      - Sleep ->  Work.
      - Airdrop, Handoff, Instant Hotspot and Continuity ->  Work after replaced wireless.
       
       
      Extras
       
      - FullHD 1920x1080 display upgrade: 
      Replaced with AU Optronics B140HAN01.1 30pin eDP (B140HAN01.2 and B140HAN01.3 also compatible).
      Apparently same screen as Dell Latitude E6440, E7440, Lenovo Ideapad U430 and E129.
       
      - CPU upgrade:
      Replaced the stock Intel Core i5 4300M 2.6Ghz (3.3Ghz turbo) 6M cache with Intel Core i7 4700MQ 2.4Ghz (3.4Ghz turbo) 6MB.
      I initially had problems with overheating. The processor ran at full load above 90 degrees.
      After using a quality thermal paste I can work between 70 and 80 degrees.
      Acceptable taking into consideration that the new processor has 47TDP versus 37TDP which is recommended.
      I also had no problem consuming the battery while charging. The original 65W source seems to have figured out.
       
      - Touchpad upgrade:
      Replaced the stock with T460 touchpad.
      This is serious: you have to do it! It should be stock. Touchpad with precision and absurd quality!
      Just do it!
       
      - RAM upgrade:
      No mistery here. Just upgade.
       
       
      Todo
       
      - Make DP audio work.
      - Make Card Reader work.
      - Upgrade CPU to i7-4712MQ (Ordered. It's on the way) Done, but received i7-4700MQ (47w TDP, with good paste I have no overheating)
      - Replace touchpad with T460 model (Ordered. It's on the way) Done. Sensitivity and perception of quality much better. I recommend 100%!
      - Sierra Gobi5000 4G LTE modem EM7355 (Ordered. It's on the way. I hope works. ) Done, but not work. Recognize but not connect. I already gave up...
      - Upgrade to 16GB RAM Done
      - Make trackpad appear in System Preferences
       
       
      What you need to install

      - Running install of macOS
      - One USB flash drive of 8GB or bigger
      - macOS Mojave install app
      - Clover EFI
      - Clover Configurator
      - Some KEXTs and SSDT patches


      How create create the install flash drive
       
      Prepare install flash drive

      Format the flash drive with GUID partition mapping and name it "Install".

      - Open Disk Utility.
      - Click in View, then "Show All Devices".
      - Select the destination flash drive, then Erase.
      - Name: Install, Format: Mac OS Extended (Journaled) and Scheme: GUID Partition Map
       
      Create install flash drive

      Open terminal and run this command:
      sudo /Applications/Install\ macOS\ Mojave.app/Contents/Resources/createinstallmedia --volume /Volumes/Install --nointeraction This will take about 30 minutes.
       


      Install bootloader

      Download the CloverEFI from SourceForge (used 4934) and install with this options on "Install macOS Mojave":
       
      - Install for UEFI booting only
      - Install Clover in the ESP
      - UEFI Drivers - ApfsDriverLoader-64
      - UEFI Drivers - AptioMemoryFix-64


       
       
      Make things works

      Will be created a partition named EFI and mounted in Desktop.
      - Replace the /Volumes/EFI/CLOVER/config.plist with mine attached below
                    If you have modded BIOS with Advanced Menu and enabled 128MB DRAM-prealloc use 128MB_DRAM-prealloc_config.plist.zip
                    If no, then use 32MB_DRAM-prealloc_config.plist.zip
      - Put SSDT-L440.aml attached below in /Volumes/EFI/CLOVER/ACPI/patched/
       
      Generate your Serial, MLB and SmUUID
       
      - Open the replaced config.plist with Clover Configurator (used 5.3.2.0)
      - Go to SMBIOS, click few times in "Generate New" in Serial Number and SmUUID.
       
      Download those Kexts and put in /EFI/CLOVER/kexts/Other/
       
      - Download the HWSensors 3 from here. I used the FakeSMC.kext, ACPIMonitor.kext and IntelCPUMonitor.kext inside of DMG version r196.
      - Download the VoodooPS2Controller.kext from here. I used version 2018-1008.
      - Download the IntelMausiEthernet.kext from here. I used the version 2018-1031.
      - Download the Lilu.kext from here. I used the version 1.3.6.
      - Download the VoodooHDA from here. I used the version 2.9.1 and patched the sound volume (attached below).
      - Download the WhateverGreen.kext from here. I used the version 1.2.9.
      - Download the AppleBacklightFixup.kext from here. I used the version 2018-1013.
      - Download the USBInjectAll.kext from here. I used the version 2018-1108.
      - Download the ACPIBatteryManager.kext from here. I used the version 2018-1005.
       
      - Download the VirtualSMC.kext from here. I used version 1.0.2. Replaced with FakeSMC of the HWSensors 3 r196 package.
      - Download the FakeSMC.kext from here. I used the version 2018-0915. Replaced with VirtualSMC.kext due 10.14.4 issues on update.
      - Download the AppleALC.kext from here. I used the version 1.3.4. Replaced with VoodooHDA.kext due mic not working.
       
       
      Wifi and Bluetooth (DW1560 / BCM94352Z)
       
      Unfortunately, some notebook manufacturers are currently blocking the replacement of wireless cards. They want you to only use the models sold by them. And of course, none of them from Lenovo for this notebook model is compatible with MacOS.
       
      If you try to start with an unauthorized wifi card for them, you will receive a screen error:
      1802: Unauthorized network card is plugged in - Power off and remove the network card. Since this check is done directly in the BIOS, the only solution is to modify it.
      But since nothing is easy in this life, there is one small big problem:
      - The BIOS update procedure does not allow you to use modded files as it used to be.
      - You will need to physically reach your BIOS on the motherboard and make use of a USB BIOS reader/writer.
       
      So what you need to do:
      1. Disassembly your laptop;
      2. Dump your BIOS with an USB BIOS reader with SOIC8 clip (to not desolder from the motherboard);
      3. Patch it (In addition to removing the whitelist, add the advanced menu);
      4. Fix RSA signature;
      5. Reflash BIOS;
      6. Replace wireless card;
      7. Remount your laptop;
      8. Done.
       
      Soon, I'll provide step by step in this process. Probably until end of this week.
      In the meantime, if you need to, send me your dump that I do steps 3 and 4 for you.
      I also add the Advanced Menu so you can increase to 128MB the DRAM-prealloc.
       
      To fix a Modded BIOS to remove the 5 beeps on boot, you need this guide: https://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/337333-guide-fix-insyde-h2o-bios-signature-5-beeps-on-lenovo (traduzido: pt-BR)
       
       
      After replaced the wireless card. Download those Kexts and put in /EFI/CLOVER/kexts/Other/
       
      - Download the AirportBrcmFixup.kext from here. I used the version 2.0.0.
      - Download the BrcmFirmwareRepo.kext and BrcmPatchRAM2.kext from here. I used the version 2018-0505.
      - Download the BT4LEContinuityFixup.kext from here. I used the version 1.1.2.
       
       
      Now you can start the instalation without problem (I guess).
       
       
      How install
       
      UEFI Setup Configuration and Installation

      UEFI configuration
       
      My BIOS is the latest: 1.93 (J4ET93WW) 

      - Shutdown and insert the flash drive.
      - Power on with F1 pressed to enter BIOS setup.
      - Change value: Config - Intel(R) AMT - Intel(R) AMT Control to DISABLED
      - Change value: Security - Security Chip to DISABLED
      - Change value: Security - Anti-Theft - Intel(R) AT Module Activation to DISABLED
      - Change value: Security - Anti-Theft - Computrace to DISABLED
      - Change value: Security - Secure Boot to DISABLED
      - Change value: Startup - UEFI/Legacy Boot to BOTH, Legacy First and CSM Support = Yes
      - Save & Exit Setup (F10)
       
      - Now, hold the F12
      - In the list, select your flash drive.
       
      The installer will start. 
      
      Format destination disk

      Format the disk with GUID partition mapping and name it "Macintosh".

      - Select Disk Utility in the list, then press Continue.
      - Click in View, then "Show All Devices".
      - Select the destination Disk, then Erase.
      - Name: HD, Format: APFS and Scheme: GUID Partition Map

      Close Disk Utility.
      
      Select "Install macOS", then Continue.
      Follow instructions in screen.

      After install

      After first part install the system will reboot. Maybe you have to press F12 again and select the flash drive.
      
      The second part of the installation will begin. This will take 16 minutes.
       

      Post installation

      Install bootloader
       
      When the second part of install finish, the system will reboot again.

      After performing the user initial setup and go to the desktop, you need to install Clover on internal disk.

      Open the Clover installer inside flash drive that you copied before.

      Use same options above but choose the system partition this time.

      Now you need to replace the EFI folder inside your destination disk EFI parittion, with EFI folder inside flash card EFI partition.

      If the flash drive EFI partition of your destination disk or flash drive is unmounted:
      Mount with terminal "sudo diskutil mount /dev/rdiskXs1". To know what X is, use "diskutil list", most likely is 0 for destination disk and 1 for flash drive.
       
      Then, eject the flash drive.
       
      Last step
       
      Move all Kexts from EFI partition to /Library/Extensions, with those commands in Terminal:
      sudo mv -R /Volumes/EFI/EFI/CLOVER/kexts/Other/* /Library/Extensions/ sudo chmod -R 755 /Library/Extensions sudo chown -R root:wheel /Library/Extensions sudo kextcache -i / Restart the system.
       
       
      It's done!
       
       
      Updates
       
      System update 10.14.3
       
      - Updated with success;
      - Everything works perfectly after reboot;
       

       
       
      System update 10.14.4
       
      - Updated Clover to 4910.
      - Updated Lilu.kext to 1.3.5 and WhateverGreen to 1.2.7.
      - After first reboot the update progress stoped with:
      GTrace synchronization point 4 Unsupported CPU Unsupported PCH hmm.. mismatch sizes: 3100 vs 20 It was still possible to start the previous installation, selecting "Macintosh" as opposed to "macOS Install" in Clover.
      So I created a flash drive with Clover 4910 and put only my config.xml, SSDT-L440.aml, the updated Lilu.kext and WhateverGreen.kext. And I decided to test VirtualSMC instead of FakeSMC.kext.
      With this I was able to install update 10.14.4. After installation I can boot normally, even with FakeSMC.kext that already in /Library/Extensions.
      I do not know what exactly happened, but now works everything like was previously.
       


       
       
      System update 10.14.5
       
      - Updated Clover to 4934.
      - Updated Lilu.kext to 1.3.6 and WhateverGreen to 1.2.9.
      - After first reboot the update progress stoped again (like 10.14.4 update) with:
      GTrace synchronization point 4 Unsupported CPU Unsupported PCH hmm.. mismatch sizes: 3100 vs 20 It was still possible to start the previous installation, selecting "Macintosh" as opposed to "macOS Install" in Clover.
      I decided to rollback to FakeSMC.kext but this time with the version of HWSensors 3. Link above.
      With this I was able to install update 10.14.5. After installation I can boot normally.
       

       
       

      And last but not least

      I would like to thank the following community members, by making these dream possible:
      @crushers, @snatch, @apianti, @blackosx, @blusseau, @dmazar, @slice2009, @autumnrain, @phpdev32, @EMlyDinEsH, @RehabMan, @Scellow, @mitch_de, @Shailua, @Andy Vandijck, @maxfierke, @ArturXXX, @LexHimself, @brumas, @"Sniki" and all others members involved directly or indirectly.
       
       
      Attachments
      32MB_DRAM-prealloc_config.plist.zip
      128MB_DRAM-prealloc_config.plist.zip
      SSDT-L440.aml
      VoodooHDA.kext.zip
      AppleHDADisabler.kext.zip
    • By tragediana150
      Hi everyone!
      Long time no see guys!
      As you can see I am not new user of Insanely and do not want to post in incorrect section, but I can not find any similiar topic at all. I,ve searched the forum and the web and I can't find a solution.
      My question is that is there any possibility to install Mavericks 10.9.5 on external drive on the newest Macbook Pro 13 from 2018? I know that the Intel Coffee Lake is new generation of CPU's and there is no drivers in Mavericks system to run this CPU, but I was thinking about it alot and I decided to write here. Because if we can install all the newest OSX, macOS on older machines then maybe we can install older systems on newer builds?
       
      P.S. If I wrote in incorrect topic then please move this thread to the right section, I will be grateful
    • By k.panic
      Hi to all!

      I've installed Yosemite on:
      - i5 4690
      - ASRock H87M Pro4 (with intel ethernet I219-V) (IntelMausiEthernet, AppleIntelE1000 and RehabMan for I219V kexts)
      - 8gb ddr3 RAM
      - 1tb hard disk
       
      If I disable I219-V from BIOS, when I shutdown it, don't reboots (tested with all kexts)
      If I enable I219-V from BIOS, when I shutdown it, the system reboots.
       
      How can I fix this? Thanks!
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