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Problem on Broadcom BCM5750A "Need Solutions"

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How are you?

 

I really need your help for my problems!!!

 

Recently, I tried to install Mac OS 10.4.8 on my laptop “IBM-Lenovo Z61m”, Every device work probably, but I had some difficulties on the following devices that I think they are very important, by the way, the devices are:

 

1. Broadcom NetExtrem Gigabyte Ethernet BDM5750A with ID= 14e4:1601 “Very Important Issue”

 

2. SoundMax Integrated Digital HD.

 

3. Intel® pro/wireless 3945G.

 

I tried firstly, before I write any question for you, to search about available solution, especially for 1., on the web, and I tried many of them for solving Ethernet card, like:

 

http://forum.thinkpads.com/viewtopic.php?t=32843&sid=507170498e1f1c023ea7155dc90572f1

 

http://forum.insanelymac.com/index.php?showtopic=31866&pid=229746&mode=threaded&start=#entry229746

 

http://forum.insanelymac.com/index.php?showtopic=24479&pid=355104&mode=threaded&start=&do=findComment&comment=355104

 

http://forum.insanelymac.com/index.php?showtopic=44152&hl=Broadcom+BCM5750+Gigabit+interface

 

Infortunatliy, neither any solutions work to me I get this message,

 

“ifconfig: ioctl (SIOCAIFADDR): Network is down :”

 

When I tried modifying the mac address of my adapter.

 

Please, if anyone have any perfectly or ablicable solution to work at least Ethernet card or all problems

 

 

Thanks

 

 

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