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  1. Thanks Jake Lo, but all closing the lid didn't work. However closing the lid does is disables the laptop LCD, so I don't have windows popping up that I can't reach or find. (chuckle), I also found out that I forgot to replace the magnet in the bezel when I did my 13.3" LCD upgrade. Fortunately I have a clump of small magnets near my desk, so I just left one on the palmrest. The mod is in "Phase 1", so I will be opening up the bezel soon anyway. Also, on the dock, the rear USB ports seem to work fine, but the ones on the left side aren't seen by the system. They are getting power, (my cell phone is plugged into one of them). Do you have any suggestions on how to fix this? Thanks!
  2. I was able to get my 21"'s running by plugging in a DVI from monitor 1 to the docking station and a HDMI from monitor 2 into the laptop itself. However, there is no display from the laptop's LCD. I think that the problem is that the video will only push 2 display's. Since I really don't need the 3rd display, I'm good to go. If anyone has any suggestions, please let me know. Thanks! zog
  3. Hi everyone! I normally run my M4800 as my "desktop" off of a Dell Pro2X docking station. This gives me 2 21" monitors plus my laptops LCD display. However, I just screwed up my M4800's power switch and I'm Using my E7270 until a new switch arrives. I just tried to connect my E7270 to my Dell Pro2X docking station and I'm only getting a mirrored display off of my monitors. I tried to change the configuration in System Preferences/Display, but there is no second monitor.Does anyone know a work around for this problem? BTW, I'm connected to the 21"s via DVI. I did try connecting one of the monitors via HDMI, but it didn't work. Thanks! zog
  4. Thanks Jake Lo, BTW, I never did figure out this part: "Change the layout-id in Config to 18"
  5. JAKE YOUR A GENIUS!!! I swapped your DSDT and config into my Clover and rebooted and I have sound! (I did modify the config.plist as recommended). I didn't apply any patches to the DSDT that I uploaded, I just fixed the errors, (problems with syntax). Should I go ahead and compile? Thanks again! (EDIT) I seem to be getting random pops and sound dropping out.
  6. I decided that instead of try to muck around with someone else's DSDT I would try to compile my own. Does this look good? DSDT_1.zip
  7. Hi Jake Lo, Thanks for the advice. I removed all of the .kext's that I was trying and disabled the (4) AppleHDA patches in the Clover config.plist. "Change layout-id to 18 or 12 in Config file" I don't know how to do this. Do you have a link so that I can learn? "and also the DSDT.aml since you have it hardcoded it in, make it matches on both or just change it in DSDT" The DSDT came with the bootpack that I'm using. Should I delete it? (I did generate the SSDT.aml). "and leave it off in the Config file" Once again, do you have a link on how to do this? Thanks! zog
  8. Bit of an update. I downloaded VoodooHDA.kext-292 and copied it to L/E and I got sound from my laptop speakers. However, when I plug in external speakers, I get hissing and popping. Any suggestion? Thanks! zog
  9. Hey everyone! I've been banging my head for the last two days over the audio on my M4800. I've tried every bootpack that I could find and every version of AppleHDA.kext, AppleALC.kext, VoodooHDA.kext and anything else that I can find. Nothing shows in System Information. I'm attaching my EFI, debug and IORegistryExplorer output's. debug_17029.zip EFI.zip zogs_MacBook_Pro.ioreg
  10. Hi everyone! So I'm converting my final Windows machine to OS X on my Precision M4800. My system came with a AMD Firepro M5100 that I later changed to a Nvidia Quadro K1100m, (some software that I was using at the time didn't like AMD). My question is which card play's nicer on a Hackintosh, the Nvidia or AMD? Thanks! zog (EDIT) BTW, I'm running Mojave 10.14.6
  11. $35 USD?!?! OUCH! I've been Googling and found these: https://www.amazon.com/Glowing-Fluorescent-Lettering-Keyboard-Laminated/dp/B015EC94V4/ref=sr_1_5?keywords=English+US+Keyboard+Stickers+mac&qid=1569263725&s=office-products&sr=1-5 https://www.4keyboard.com/english-keyboard-stickers/161-english-apple-english-non-transparent-keyboard-sticker.html https://www.ebay.com/itm/MAC-ENGLISH-US-KEYBOARD-STICKER-LARGE-BOLD-LETTERS-BLACK-FOR-COMPUTER-LAPTOP/172214028794?epid=1972286387&hash=item2818c189fa:g:DQ0AAOSwEOxXP4gs (sigh) My 14 year old daughter wants a MacBook, not a Hackintosh. I'm working on convincing her otherwise! (No way in Hades am I paying for a MacBook!) I'll order some of these : https://www.4keyboard.com/french-keyboard-stickers/164-french-apple-french-canadian-english-non-transparent-keyboard-sticker.html and post up my results.
  12. Hi everyone! Does anyone know where I get get some Mac keyboard stickers? I.e. cover the Ctl/Windows/Alt with Ctl/Option/Command. I had a link from somewhere but lost it. Thanks! zog
  13. Dell Latitude E7270 with SK Hynix SC300 M.2 SATA 256GB HFS256G39MND SSD
  14. Hi everyone! I'm installing a genuine Apple BCM943602CS on my latest build and I have a question about hooking up the antennas. The card has 3 connections labeled J0, J1 and J2. My thinking is that J0 is main/black, J1 is secondary/white and J2 is the grey wire from the WWAN connections. As you can see in the attached picture, the grey goes to the same fractal antenna that the white lead goes. Would this be correct for connecting the antenna's to the card? The other question is about the fourth brown connector. As you can see in the picture, it has a strange antenna that I haven't seen before. Does anyone think that there might be an advantage to hooking this to the card instead of the grey lead? Thanks! zog
  15. Hi grouchy, Attached is my working and updated EFI for my E7250. I used a DW1560 for the network card. I hope this helps. E7250 Mojave woking EFI.zip
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