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well maybe try removing SSDT-6x.aml and rerun.

 

Thanks, works :) I also had to remove SSDT-5x and 12.aml. BT now find devices!!!! :)

 
To understand it, the error obtained "AE_ALREADY_EXISTS" means that it is not necessary that SSDT??
 
 

Others problems here:

  1. When I use mini-displayport and wake from sleep display the display have refresh problems and I have reboot laptop to solve it. (test with 2 different monitors) 
  2. Also from sleep display, in some cases keyboard seems disabled and not responding... but if I press 2 or more times 'Fn' key then keyboard going on.

Thanks a lot

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Hello guys! 

I'd like to report something odd happening: after updating two days ago, this morning my thinkpad turned off out of the blue with battery at around 60%; turning back on, the indicator was red and showing 100%.
After rebooting It seems ok, now I’m doing a recalibration cycle.
Any idea of what may be causing this? Since It was at 55-60% could it be about the double battery?

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@buoncri95

- do you have the latest/update ACPIBatteryManager kext v1.81.3 ?

- this sounds like one of problems recently fixed.

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Thank for your job to help me to resolve the problem in My Thinkpad T460.

My PC is SSD 256GB with i7-6600U,so that I have to include a SD Card to extend my disk spaces.
I am very lucky to found the driver of Realtek 522A PCIE SDReader of my T460 with a SDXC Speed in BBS.
I think you can include it into your jobs to help others.
The topic link is here:
 
@tluck
 
Extract and Drop the Sinetek-rtsx.kext into /EFI/CLOVER/kexts/Other/ of EFI partition.and reboot, the PCIE SDReader will worked
 

Sinetek-rtsx.kext.zip

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Well done it works!

 

 

Thank for your job to help me to resolve the problem in My Thinkpad T460.

My PC is SSD 256GB with i7-6600U,so that I have to include a SD Card to extend my disk spaces.
I am very lucky to found the driver of Realtek 522A PCIE SDReader of my T460 with a SDXC Speed in BBS.
I think you can include it into your jobs to help others.
The topic link is here:
 
@tluck
 
Extract and Drop the Sinetek-rtsx.kext into /EFI/CLOVER/kexts/Other/ of EFI partition.and reboot, the PCIE SDReader will worked

 

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I just upgrade my system to High Sierra replacing the kexts, everything is okay, thank you @tluck.


It works in my T460s

Thanks a lot

 

 

Thank for your job to help me to resolve the problem in My Thinkpad T460.

My PC is SSD 256GB with i7-6600U,so that I have to include a SD Card to extend my disk spaces.
I am very lucky to found the driver of Realtek 522A PCIE SDReader of my T460 with a SDXC Speed in BBS.
I think you can include it into your jobs to help others.
The topic link is here:
 
@tluck
 
Extract and Drop the Sinetek-rtsx.kext into /EFI/CLOVER/kexts/Other/ of EFI partition.and reboot, the PCIE SDReader will worked

 

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Hi Tluck,

I just got T450S with HD5500 Graphics.

will those files posted here work with it? Or the differences between T450S and T460 are too great?

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Strange problem on my side.

 

Sometimes, using it on battery, suddenly I get the screen with full brightness, and I see on the menu bar that it's like that I had plugged the pc to power. Few seconds later, it comes back like before.

 

Very strange no?

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but ppl said one slot is soldered with 4gb in some model, so it can only be upgraded to 20gb at most 

 

In my T460 is not soldered...

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the soldered one I referred to is T460s, not t460 sorry for the confusion 

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Hi Tluck,

I just got T450S with HD5500 Graphics.

will those files posted here work with it? Or the differences between T450S and T460 are too great?

well if you mean the kexts, yes some should work 

 

i wish i still had my T460... but here is where i got a lot of good ideas etc:

 

https://github.com/shmilee/T450-Hackintosh.git

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Does anyone have DisplayPort working on the Lenovo T460? (I don't have it working, and the version of HDMI on T460 doesn't support 4K). 

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@Kworke - well it worked for me when I had a T460.  i used a mini-display port adapter to connect to HDMI etc. 

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It was tough to get High Sierra on the T560 working again, but finally the upgrade succeeded.

 

I guess I didn't took care, that the files in the /L/E Folder were still the old files. I had to update them too...  at least im for 90% sure :P

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I got the same problem when I upgraded to HS.

Now I had removed all kexts in /L/E floder and it work fine

 

It was tough to get High Sierra on the T560 working again, but finally the upgrade succeeded.

 

I guess I didn't took care, that the files in the /L/E Folder were still the old files. I had to update them too...  at least im for 90% sure :P

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sorry guys. I guess I thought it would be understood that to get to High Sierra easily, one must update ESP and kexts in /L/E before doing the upgrade. The kexts posted will run on 10.12 or 10.13

 

The basic procedure that seems to work:

 

1) update ESP and kexts with latest zip from GitHub (posted a new bundle yesterday) while still on 10.12.6

2) reboot and verify functions (audio etc)

3) directly download High Sierra from App Store to HD

4) install from HD

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Apparently there is a variant of the T460 with Nvidia Geforce GT 940MX sitting at RP09.PEGP . Tluck can you add another SSDT that disable the device ?

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By any chance does anyone know how to fix the Displayport? Currently only able to use HDMI but would be useful to be able to use both, if possible. 

 

Also, after upgrading to High Sierra, my battery % wasn't displaying correctly on the menu bar. I had to remove it by holding cmd key and then dragging the icon out....just in case someone comes upon the same issue!

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@vusun123 - sure if provided the SSDT, I will include in the next release. I don't have T460 but I have been updating the zip on Github with newer Clover and kexts. So obviously I can't test or validate anything.

 

@xcaret - are you on the latest ACPIBatteryManager kext? there were some recent updates. 

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@tluck With the new EFI folder i don't have Brightness  (T460s) with the older no problem 

 

 

Edit 

 

 AppleBacklightInjector     I have the new version exchanged for my old and the problem is no longer available

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@ka209 - what is difference between old and new?

did you run the custom create_backlight kext script to remake the from the new one?

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@xcaret - are you on the latest ACPIBatteryManager kext? there were some recent updates. 

 

 

Yes, I am on the latest ACPIBatteryManager from your new kext pack. The battery percentage is working now after dragging the battery icon out of the menu bar and re-adding it on the System Preferences.....just wanted to throw this glitch with my system in case anyone else faces the same problem. 

 

Is displayport supposed to be working? So far, I've only gotten the HDMI to work. 

 

Never mind, I got it to work now! I just went ahead and followed the DSDT/SSDT steps again and now it is working. 

 

thank you for all your help!!!!

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@ka209 - what is difference between old and new?

did you run the custom create_backlight kext script to remake the from the new one?

 

okay I have forgot it :-(  

 

after I create a new backlight kext it`s work´s fine thank you 

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      </dict> <key>Comment</key> <string>change HDAS to HDEF</string> <key>Disabled</key> <false/> <key>Find</key> <data> SERBUw== </data> <key>Replace</key> <data> SERFRg== </data> </dict> or
      Comment: change HDAS to HDEF
      Find*[HEX] 48444153
      Replace*[HEX]48444546
       
      Graphics:
      This section will be dedicated to nVidia GPUs specially Maxwell and Pascal. If you are using any other nVidia or AMD graphics you can skip this section.
      We tested these instructions on an EVGA 1070 Superclocked GPU and a Gigabyte nVidia GeForce GTX960 GAMING-4GB (Please include the brand for reference).
      As you might know the 10 series nVidia GPUs or Pascal are not compatible with Mac OS X El Capitan and earlier versions of macOS® but 9 series and Maxwell are compatible and they both need nVidiaWebDrivers to be fully functional.
      For macOS® Sierra® 10.12.5 you’ll need to download 378.05.05.15f01
      https://images.nvidia.com/mac/pkg/378/WebDriver-378.05.05.15f01.pkg
      Solution 1:
      If you are looking for an easy way to get the GPU working all you have to is to copy the Lilu.kext and nVidaiGraphicsFixup.kext inside the kext folder in clover EFI bootloader.
      The full path is /EFI/Clover/kext/10.12
      Once you finished installing macOS® and nVidiaWebDrivers you’ll need to add the following flags and setting to the config.plist
      Under “Boot” section add or remove nvda_drv=1 if necessary. I don’t need to use it on my computer. You don’t need to inject anything in “Graphics” section Under “System Parameters” check “NvidiaWeb”   When installing Clover EFI bootloader under “Drivers64UEFI” install “EMUVariableUefi-64” // I also use OsxAptioFix2Drv.efi, never tested without it.
      and that’s it!
       
      Solution 2:
      If you don’t want to use nVidaiGraphicsFixup.kext you only have two options:
      1. Run AGDP-fix.app to edit the “AppleGraphicsDevicePolicy.kext” to fix “Boot to Black Screen” issue 2. Or you can edit the “AppleGraphicsDevicePolicy.kext” manually using terminal. If you choose the second solution for any reason remember after each major update you need to apply the patch all over again.
       
      Wi-Fi:
      TP-Link WDN4800 works out of the box without any hassle.
      The only problem that you might encounter with it is "ATHR: unknown locale: 21" error in the verbose boot.
      The Atheros patch is to avoid the series of "ATHR: unknown locale: 21" messages in the verbose boot which they will be registered in message console's logs and they will make the log file bigger. The patch will fix the WiFi location and will stop the error and therefore there will be no more logs.
      Without the patch, the WiFi will work just the same but with lots of messages in the log.
      If you don’t use the TP-Link WDN4800 you can remove the patch or simply leave it as disabled.
       
      USB 3.0:
      Under Kernel and Kext Patches add the following to “KextsToPatch”:
      This patch will raise the limit of the USB ports from 15 to 26.
      For macOS® Sierra
      Name*: AppleUSBXHCIPCI
      Find* [HEX] : 83bd74ff ffff10
      Replace [HEX] : 83bd74ff ffff1b
      Comment: Raise change 15 port limit to 26 in XHCI kext (100-series)
      MatchOS: 10.12.x
      You also might need to add RehabMan’s “USBInjectAll.kext” to the following path under “/EFI/Clover/kexts/10.12” for macOS® Sierra
      Note:
      If you are using a patched DSDT or SSDT tables you don’t need to use any DSDT patches in clover and the “USBInjectAll.kext” you will have full functional USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 ports. I didn’t test USB 3.1 ports because I have no USB 3.1 device to test it!
      The port limit patch must only be temporary, you will need to create your own custom SSDT-UIAC to only inject the ports you use.
       
      Custom SSDT-UIAC:
      A quick rundown on how to create a custom SSDT-UIAC.
      Add the following patch to your config.plist if you don’t already have the patch.
      <dict> <key>Comment</key> <string>change 15 port limit to 26 in XHCI kext (100-series)</string> <key>MatchOS</key> <string>10.12.x</string> <key>Name</key> <string>com.apple.driver.usb.AppleUSBXHCIPCI</string> <key>Find</key> <data>g710////EA==</data> <key>Replace</key> <data>g710////Gw==</data> </dict> or
       
      Name*: AppleUSBXHCIPCI
      Find* [HEX] : 83bd74ff ffff10
      Replace [HEX] : 83bd74ff ffff1b
      Comment: Raise change 15 port limit to 26 in XHCI kext (100-series)
      MatchOS: 10.12.x
       
      The USBInjectAll.kext provided in this guide needs to be and stay installed.
      Download ioregistryexplorer Version 3.0.3 from http://mac.softpedia.com/get/System-Utilities/IORegistryExplorer.shtml
      or download IOJones which is an alternative to IORegistryExplorer at: https://sourceforge.net/projects/iojones/
      Download MaciASL from https://bitbucket.org/RehabMan/os-x-maciasl-patchmatic/downloads/RehabMan-MaciASL-2017-0117.zip and extract, drag MaciASL.app into /Applications. (Credit RehabMan)
      Download OS-X-USB-Inject-All Master from: (Credit RehabMan)
      https://github.com/RehabMan/OS-X-USB-Inject-All/archive/master.zip
      and extract the zip file.
      Inside the OS-X-USB-Inject-All-master folder you will find SSDT-UIAC-ALL.dsl, copy it to your desktop.
      Open ioregistryexplorer and find your device id by typing XHC in the search field.
      Open SSDT-UIAC-ALL.dsl with MaciASL and find your appropriate device id section.
      Remove all other sections in the SSDT-UIAC-ALL.dsl that do not correspond with your device id leaving just the one section. Skylake does not have a EHCI controller so “HUB1”, ”HUB2”, ”EH01”, "EH02" can be removed and in my case I can also remove "8086_1e31", "8086_8xxx", "8086_9xxx", "8086_9cb1", "8086_9d2f" and "8086_a2af".
      Compile the file to make sure there are no errors in the code and then save the file with “ACPI Machine Language Binary”. 
      Now we turn our attention to ioregistryexplorer, while you have ioregistry open go to the XHC section and take note of the HSxx or SSxx locations that have devices attached. Now plug in a USB 2.0 device into all USB 2.0 you NEED and do the same with USB 3.0 ports with USB 2 and 3 devices and take note of them all.
      Returning back to the SSDT-UIAC-ALL.dsl you will see all ports listed, you need to remove the ones you did not take note of and you can also add a comment to the ones you keep. 
      UsbConnector values = USB 2.0 = 0, USB 3.0 = 3. Internal = 255
      USB 2.0 devices plugged into USB 3.0 ports HSxx are still marked as USB 3.0 = 3.
      Internal devices such as Bluetooth etc are marked as 255
      Once you gone through and done this to all the devices you need and removed the ones you don’t you can save your SSDT-UIAC-ALL.dsl in MaciASL. Make sure you rename it to SSDT-UIAC and that the file format is ACPI Machine Language Binary
      Copy and paste the resulting SSDT-UIAC.aml into your EFI/EFI/CLOVER/ACPI/patched folder.
      Disable the port limit patch in config.plist and add SSDT-UIAC.aml into SortedOrder if needed.
      Reboot.
       
      Open ioregistryexplorer and test the ports you left enabled USB 2 & 3.
      The number of ports you should see in ioreg should be significantly reduced as they are not being injected anymore.
       
      Special Thanks to:
      I would like to thank MaLd0n for providing the patched version of DSDT and SSDT tables and SavageAUS for doing such a great work on helping me to write this tutorial and testing the files and also writing the “Custom SSDT-UIAC” section.
      I also would like to thank:
      Vit9696 for Lilu.kext
      RehabMan for CodecCommander.kext FakeSMC.kext, IntelMausiEthernet.kext, USBInjectAll.kext.
      Toleda for AppleALC.kext, Audio commands and kexts
      netkas for FakeSMC.kext
      lvs1974 for IntelGraphicsFixup.kext and NvidiaGraphicsFixup.kext
      hnak for AppleIntelE1000e.kext
      Mieze for IntelMausiEthernet.kext
      apianti, blackosx, blusseau, dmazar, slice2009 for Clover EFI Bootloader
      http://mackie100projects.altervista.org for Clover Configurator
      Apple Inc. for macOS® and great many other products.
      And many other great people whom make Hackintosh possible!
       
      The hardware I use in my computer:
      Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5
      Intel Skylake Core i7 6700K @ 4.0 GHz
      32 GB (4x8 GB) 2666 GSKILL Ripjaws
      EVGA GTX 1070 SC 8 GB -  I switched to AMD RX 580
      Dual Display 23.5"
      Kingston HyperX 240GB SATA III SSD
      250 GB Samsun EVO 850 SSD 
      TP-Link WDN4800 PCIe Wireless Network Adapter
      CoolerMaster Silencio 452 Case
      CoolerMaster Nepton 120XL Liquid Cooler
      CoolerMaster V750 Watts Power Supply
      2x24" Samsung LED Displays + 32" TV
       
      SavageAUS's hardware that was used for testing:
      Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Gaming 5
      Intel Skylake core i7-6700k @ 4Ghz
      32Gb (4 x 8Gb) DDR4 3200 G.Skill Ripjaws
      Gigabyte GTX960 GV-N960WF2OC-4GD
      240Gb Intel SSD
      240Gb Kingston HyperX Savage SSD
      TP-Link WDN4800 WiFi
      Corsair H110i AIO Liquid Cooler
      Corsair RM850i PSU
      Corsair 760t Case
      24" single display Benq GL2450
       
      Please download the PDF version which includes pictures on this guide.
      I hope you find this tutorial helpful.
      Best Regards,
      Cyberdevs
      GA-Z170X-Gaming 5 Release 01 DSDT and SSDT nVidia Version.zip
      GA-Z170X-Gaming 5 Release 01 DSDT and SSDT IntelHD 530 Version.zip
      Installing macOS Sierra on GA-Z170X-Gaming 5 - Final.pdf
      IORegistryExplorer_3.0.3.zip
       
      Updated Clover folders can be found at this post:

      Updated Folders for macOS High Sierra
       
      Updated Folder For macOS Mojave 10.14
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