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[Guide] Install Mac os High Sierra on Asus ROG GL553VD

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Hello, I have the same laptop that you, the Asus ROG GL553VD (with the i7-7700HQ processor). Can I ask you guys a couple of questions? I installed Mojave some days ago:

- What is your idle processor freq?

- How did you make Fn keys to work? (I specially want to turn off/control keyboard backlight)

- How can I know if Nvidia GPU is off? I know I can't use it with Hackintosh but maybe it's using some power, I don't know really.

- Does your SD card work?

- Also, anytime I connect a 3.0 device I have to plug it in the 2.0 port otherwise I can't access.

 

I'm a little newbie but learning lots, sorry if Im asking a lot haha, hope you can help me!

 

Thanks!!

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On 6/29/2018 at 1:58 PM, darkbluecode said:
Overview
Hi . i was working hard for full use this laptop on mac .
It's so easy but you most install mac os high sierra for use my file .

Hardware Specs
Intel i7-7700HQ CPU
Intel HD Graphics 630 / nVidia GTX 1050 Ti (the nVidia card is disabled due to its Optimus configuration)
12GB 2400MHz DDR4 RAM
15.6” 1080p matte display
128GB SSD
1TB 7200RPM HDD

Intel AC 7265 Wireless card:
  • You WILL need to replace this to get wireless functionality! or use usb wifi

What’s Working:
  • cpu
  • intel gpu
  • touch pad
  • brightness
  • usb
  • speker with out noise and so loud
  • battery* number in setting fake ( 100 = 97 or 96 - i used HWMonitor for show true number )
  • keyboard
  • lan
  • fn only for sound
  • hdmi
  • NVIDIA Chip Model ( only for see necessary for work hdmi )




Step 1 : how can i install ???

you most block gtx1050m 
but how ?
you most use my clover file.
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Step 2 : after install i have so bad graphic 
you most install kext ( IntelGraphicsFixup.kext and Lilu.kext ) in s/l/e with kext unity .
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Step 3 : i haven't audio  
you should install kext ( AppleALC.kext and CodecCommander.kext ) in l/e
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Step 4: how can i use touch pad ??
for install touch pad i use dsdt patch (Elan 1200) and voodooi2c 
  • one !!! you most remove kext (AppleIntelLpssL2C.kext and AppleIntelLpssI2CController.kext )
  • you most install kext ( VoodooI2C.kext and VoodooI2CHID.kext ) in s/l/e
but after install kexts touch pad doesn't worked ??
you most use my clover file in clover file i inserted dsdt patch for i2c elan 1200
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       Step 5 : tell about the battery ?
       install kext (ACPIBatteryManager.kext) in s/l/e

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Step 6 : i can't control Backlight ?
install kext (AppleBacklightInjector.kext) in l/e
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Step 7 : but other item ??
 for other item only use my clover file in EFI partition .

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for temp i installed HWMonitor.dmg ( kext install in l/e )

after all Steps open terminal in use code (sudo kextcache -i /)

***** for install kext in s/l/e you most use kext unity *****

for Backlight fn key go to the setting - keyboard - shortcuts - display and set f5 and f6 )

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New step ! = hdmi 
for use hdmi port we most use Nvidia but how ?? ( use HDMI zip file ) 
not really work that chip . 

  • install NvidiaGraphicsFixup.kext on s/l/e 
  • copy NvidiaGraphicsFixup.kext on EFI/CLOVER/kexts/Other 
  • remove old config.plist on EFI/CLOVER/ and replace with new config.plist file 
  • remove SSDT-DiscreteSpoof on EFI/CLOVER/ACPI/patched
  • install WebDriver-387.10.10.10.35.106 ( link )
  • now reboot your mac os !!

CLOVER.zip

kexts.zip

HDMI.zip

Hey i am trying the same from last 7 days but no luck. I always stuck on post installation error "windowsserver ran only for 0 second" 

 

please help can you upload image of your installation with efi to google drive. I will be very grateful to you. If you can please make a step by step tutorial of it with all needed files. 

 

Please 

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