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Acer_E1-572G_Hackintosh_EFI

Laptop model: Acer E1-572G-54204G50Mnkk

All equipments and features work well except bluetooth, the specs as below

  • Chipset: Intel HM87
  • CPU: Intel i5 4200U Haswell with IGPU HD4400
  • Audio: Realtek ALC282 V2
  • Ethernet: Broadcom BCM57786
  • WireLess Network: Qualcomm AR9565

Usage

  1. 10.14+, copy the EFI folder to the EFI partition, copy ext/AirPortAtheros40.kext to S/L/E/IO80211Family.kext/Contents/Plugins/, repair the permissions and rebuild the caches.

  2. 10.13.*, copy the EFI folder to the EFI partition, repair the permissions and rebuild the caches.

  3. 10.12.6 and below, copy the EFI folder to the EFI partition, then remove /EFI/CLOVER/drivers64UEFI/apfs.efi. repair the permissions and rebuild the caches, done.

Tips:

wireless network cards of Qualcomm were no longer supported on 10.14 Mojave, follow this guide to refind them.

1. notice

  • install the 10.13 - 10.13.3

    • (1 copy the ext/IONetworkingFamily.kext and ext/IO80211Family.kext to S/L/E
    • (2 copy the relevant ext/apfs.efi(e.g. 10.13.3 apfs.efi) to /EFI/CLOVER/drivers64UEFI, repair the permissions and rebuild the caches.
  • install the 10.13.4+

    • (1 copy the ext/IO80211Family.kext to S/L/E
    • (2 copy the relevant ext/apfs.efi to /EFI/CLOVER/drivers64UEFI, repair the permissions and rebuild the caches.
  • install 10.14+

    • copy ext/AirPortAtheros40.kext to S/L/E/IO80211Family.kext/Contents/Plugins/ & repair the permissions and rebuild the caches & reboot to enable wireless card. file comes from this repo, it's modifed for AR956X matched 10.13 from insanelymac but also worked on 10.14

2. explanation

ext/IO80211Family.kext for WIFI
ext/IONetworkingFamily.kext for ethernet
IntelGraphicsFixup.kext for resolving safari crash problem while watching online video
some useful efi drivers maybe clover needed also has placed in ext folder.

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