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This is a guide to install Mountain Lion 10.8.2 on a ASUS K56CM but this tutorial apply for ASUS K46CA - K46CM - K56CA - K56CM
Only have on OSXLatitude when reproduced please specify the source


Processor : Intel Core i5 3317U
Graphics Processor(GPU) : Intel HD4000 and Nvidia Optimus GT635M with 2GB DDR3 VRAM
Hard disk : HDD Hitachi 500GB
RAM : 4GB DDR3 / bus 1600
Wifi : Original AR9485 not work (Replaced by:AR9285 )
LAN : Realtek RTL8168
Audio : Realtek  ALC270
USB 3.0 : Intel 7series/210 USB 3.0
Touchpad : Elan Touchpad v4
Webcam : HD Web Camera
Card reader :
Monitor: 15.6" 16:9 HD (1366x768) LED Backlight
Optical Drive: Super-Multi DVD (Optional)

Working List:
Graphics (Intel HD4000)
WIFI (Replaced)
VGA work but not good
Sleep, Processor Speedsteps and Native power management.
Trackpad Multitouch
Fn Hotkeys
USB works
Disable turbo boost on battery
Not working:
GT630M Graphics
Realtek CardReader

What do you need:
- A Bootable USB with Mountain Lion 10.8.2 . I'm using iFail ML2
- Chameleron write to 1 CD for first boot. http://chameleon.osx86.hu/articles/chameleon-21-latest-version-download-links-updated
- 30-40 minutes of your time.
- All file wait for add to EDP tools
+ DSDT & SSDT by EMlyDinEsH

+ All kext collectibles by me. http://www.fshare.vn/folder/Y0QUKGXZQO/

How to install mountain lion your notebook:

1: Go to BIOS, change these values to

Boot: Launch CSM
USB: Legacy Enabled
XHCI: Disabled

2: Save settings and spam ESC again until you see Boot menu. And choose boot from CD/DVD

3:Wait for Chameleron CD and use arrow key to select iFail ML2 USB

4: Boot with command

-v -x

and hit Enter
wait for boot to installer don't worry, it will take about 5 - 10 minutes to boot into installer!

5: It boots into the installer then wait till you can see 'Utilities' tab on the top, click it and click Disk Utilities, click on your external and goto 'Erase' tab, erase the external to 'Mac Journaled' and call it something like MAC OSX or iFail (doesn't matter really), then verify the drive to make sure it is all good!

6: Continue until it prompts you to select the drive you wish to install OSX on, click the external drive, and then click 'CUSTOMIZE', then go to drivers, and find the PS/2 Drivers (VERY IMPORTANT!!!!), check it so it will install, then continue with installation.
[Please note that during installation that your monitor may go all white, just click on trackpad! and it should show you the progress bar]

7: After installing, it will restart, go to the boot menu again, and spam  ESC key. select your CD Chameleron and boot to it

8: In Chameleron boot loader and use arrow key to select Partition you install MAC OS

9: Boot with command

-v -x
and hit Enter

wait for boot to MAC OSX don't worry, it will take about 5 - 10 minutes

10: When it boots into Mac, enter whatever user details you want, then it will go to desktop. On the top, select 'GOTO' then 'computer', go to your partiton you install MAC OS

11: Then go to System/Libraries/Extensions folder. Delete the following:



- AMDRadeonAccelerator.kext
- AMDRadeonVADriver.bundle
- AMDRadeonX3000GLDriver.bundle

- AppleIntelHD3000Graphics.kext
- AppleIntelHD3000GraphicsGA.plugin
- AppleIntelHD3000GraphicsGLDriver.bundle
- AppleIntelHD3000GraphicsVADriver.bundle
- AppleIntelHDGraphics.kext
- AppleIntelHDGraphicsFB.kext
- AppleIntelHDGraphicsGA.plugin
- AppleIntelHDGraphicsGLDriver.bundle
- AppleIntelHDGraphicsVADriver.bundle

- ATI2400Controller.kext
- ATI2600Controller.kext
- ATI3800Controller.kext
- ATI4600Controller.kext
- ATI4800Controller.kext
- ATI5000Controller.kext
- ATI6000Controller.kext
- ATIFramebuffer.kext
- ATIRadeonX2000.kext
- ATIRadeonX2000GA.plugin
- ATIRadeonX2000GLDriver.bundle
- ATIRadeonX2000VADriver.bundle
- ATISupport.kext

- GeForce.kext
- GeForceGA.plugin
- GeForceGLDriver.bundle
- GeForceVADriver.bundle
- NVDAGF100Hal.kext
- NVDAGK100Hal.kext
- NVDANV50Hal.kext
- NVDAResman.kext
- NVSMU.kext

12: Restart into Windows , Install TranMAC

13: Use one USB and using TranMAC format this to HFS+ and copy all file in attachment to your USB (All file please wait for add to EDP tools. Thank you)
Or install Paragon HFS+ , you will see your Partiton install MAC on window and copy all file to partition install MAC

14: Restart your window and boot to chameleron after boot to MAC OS with command  -v

15: Install all kext by kext wizard

16: Copy all file in Extra.zip to Extra folder on partition you install MAC

17: Reboot and ENJOY

18: If you have other problems ask me by posted in this topic .

Thank to EMlyDinEsH for patch DSDT & SSDT, VooDoo Team for Audio , Elantouch Project by EMlyDinEsH, Fn hot key by EMlyDinEsH  and ME for install and test ;)

Good luck
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Hi everybody.


i have asus s46cm 


and i m very interested to do this guide


1 question - where i can dowload dsdt and kext's from this tutorial ???


sorry my english )))


bye bye

Where do you live ????? Việt Nam :D


Thank you so much. Can i use this guide with laptop Asus K53SD ? 

You cat try this TUT for it and feed back for me :) If you need help please post in topic

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Hi everyone I'm new here... congratulations for the forum. I would like to know what works and what does not work in this model asus, I am thinking to buy a asus k56CB. Thanks

Edit: ok I'm sorry i had not read the post well. where can I find the files available at the beginning of the topic. Thanks

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