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Hello everyone! Last week I received my Broadcom BCM94352Z (model DW1560) from Newegg, installed it into my Dell Inspiron 5558, and I can't get it to work in macOS 10.13.5. I thought that I might have received a knockoff, so I tried it in Linux Mint, and it recognized it as a BCM4352 and worked perfectly! I've tried almost everything I could find online and nothing is working (see below). Any help would be greatly appreciated!

 

Methods I Tried:

FakePCIID, FakePCIID_Broadcom_WiFi, BrcmPatchRAM2, BrcmFirmwareRepo

I've also used AirportBrcmFixup and BrcmFirmwareData when injecting with Clover

Laptop Specifications (Closest to MacBookAir 17,1, using SMBIOS for MacBook Pro 12,1)

Intel Core i5-5250U

Intel HD 6000 Graphics

8GB RAM

1 TB Hard Drive

ALC3234 (apparently equivalent to ALC255 according to the net)

Originally Intel Wireless, now BCM94352Z

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On 6/25/2018 at 11:15 AM, Dakdot said:

Hello everyone! Last week I received my Broadcom BCM94352Z (model DW1560) from Newegg, installed it into my Dell Inspiron 5558, and I can't get it to work in macOS 10.13.5. I thought that I might have received a knockoff, so I tried it in Linux Mint, and it recognized it as a BCM4352 and worked perfectly! I've tried almost everything I could find online and nothing is working (see below). Any help would be greatly appreciated!

 

Methods I Tried:

FakePCIID, FakePCIID_Broadcom_WiFi, BrcmPatchRAM2, BrcmFirmwareRepo

I've also used AirportBrcmFixup and BrcmFirmwareData when injecting with Clover

Laptop Specifications (Closest to MacBookAir 17,1, using SMBIOS for MacBook Pro 12,1)

Intel Core i5-5250U

Intel HD 6000 Graphics

8GB RAM

1 TB Hard Drive

ALC3234 (apparently equivalent to ALC255 according to the net)

Originally Intel Wireless, now BCM94352Z

1. You just need 1 BT firmware uploader: BrcmFirmwareRepo.kext on /L/E/ or BrcmFirmwareData.kext on clover. pick one, never both

2. Try to add these on clover config.plist KextsToPatch

            <dict>
                <key>Comment</key>
                <string>10.11-BT4LE-Handoff-Hotspot-lisai9093</string>
                <key>Disabled</key>
                <false/>
                <key>Find</key>
                <data>
                SIX/dEdIiwc=
                </data>
                <key>InfoPlistPatch</key>
                <false/>
                <key>Name</key>
                <string>IOBluetoothFamily</string>
                <key>Replace</key>
                <data>
                Qb4PAAAA60Q=
                </data>
            </dict>
            <dict>
                <key>Comment</key>
                <string>10.11-BCM94352-Airport-Extreme-skvo</string>
                <key>Disabled</key>
                <false/>
                <key>Find</key>
                <data>
                axAAAHUN
                </data>
                <key>InfoPlistPatch</key>
                <false/>
                <key>Name</key>
                <string>AirPortBrcm4360</string>
                <key>Replace</key>
                <data>
                axAAAJCQ
                </data>
            </dict>
            <dict>
                <key>Comment</key>
                <string>10.11-BCM94352-Airport-Extreme-skvo</string>
                <key>Disabled</key>
                <false/>
                <key>Find</key>
                <data>
                axAAAHUN
                </data>
                <key>InfoPlistPatch</key>
                <false/>
                <key>Name</key>
                <string>AirPortBrcm4360</string>
                <key>Replace</key>
                <data>
                axAAAJCQ
                </data>
            </dict>
            <dict>
                <key>Comment</key>
                <string>10.12-BCM94352-5GHz-US-FCC-darkvoid</string>
                <key>Disabled</key>
                <false/>
                <key>Find</key>
                <data>
                gflSqgAAdSk=
                </data>
                <key>InfoPlistPatch</key>
                <false/>
                <key>Name</key>
                <string>AirPortBrcm4360</string>
                <key>Replace</key>
                <data>
                gflSqgAAZpA=
                </data>
            </dict>

Oh, and i don't need AirportBrcmFixup, btw

Edited by rizki_alkaf

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