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No Wi-Fi And Buggy Graphics?


Hey guys - So, I finally got the distro to boot on my system after a succesful installation, but i'm having a few major problems:

First of all, I had to use cpus=1, which is probably what's making my quad-core system lag when i change between desktops, use the notification panel etc. - not a huge problem, I can probably install a kext to fix it or something

But my biggest problem is that I don't have internet!! - Ethernet doesn't work either apparently. When I boot up for the first time, Wi-Fi is greyed out and I can only choose "use this computer without internet", and from then on it stays turned off, so I can't find any networks or connect or anything... I tried the atheros kext in the downloads section, but it doesn't work.

Can anyone help me?


Processor: AMD A10 Quad-Core

Graphics: AMD HD8750 Dual Graphics

Network card: Acer Nplify 802.11a/g/n + BT 4.0 / Qualcomm Atheros AR5BWB222 dual-band




PS. I also can't boot without using my installer USB with the included bootloader. The installation doesn't seem to install any bootloader on my system, even though I checked it at install...

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  Is this your first Hackintosh? you need to be aware that most of Wifi Cards do not work with Hackintosh out of the Box, you'll probably need to get a USB WiFi Card, check the link above, I personally have used the EDUP EP-N8508 (Slow) and the ASUS USB-N13 which works great, you'll have to get the Installer from the Vendor, both have different Os X Distibutions.




  As for the Video Same issue, your AMD Graphics may or may not work, if it's an integrated card you won't probably find a Kext, Google IT, that'll be your best answer...



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