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    • By using the normal way via Appstore, just click "updates" and download 10.12.6.

      Btw, after messing around with Niresh installer ( thanks a LOT for his effort ) i desided to try other ways ( out of respect for Niresh and his his awesome job helping us out i wont tell the name of the other installer ) i used a well known installer to install Sierra, and it worked well, and this time with the correct settings for the screen right out of the box, no more laggy desktop and 3mb display.

      And just now i tried to install High Sierra on my laptop, with the sudo/terminal way, and it was an instant success, just like installing it on my desktop.    The High Sierra MacPwn wouldnt work on my laptop.
    • how you updated niresh sierra??
    • you want to update the applications from app store? if yes, its safely. if you want to upgrade from yosemite to sierra, I dont think is possible.
    • Updating Sierra to 10.12.6 ( from 10.12.5 ) solved the problem for me, and probably will for you as well.
    • Thanx for your reply demy076. My problem solved itself by updating from 10.12.5 to 10.12.6. After installing 10.12.6 and restarting my screen was perfect.

      I still dont know why my screen was ok in  Yosemite Zone but not in Sierra Zone though.

About This File

DELL 5737 HACKINTOSH

Specs
CPU: Core i7-4500U
RAM: 16GB DDR3L
HDD: 1TB
VGA1: Intel HD 4400
VGA2: AMD Radeon HD 8870M


DISCLAIMER: Altering your DSDT is serious business and can cause physical & unrepairable damage to your machine! I am not responsible for any damage happens to your computer.

I have been using this DSDT from OSX 10.9 to OSX 10.9.5 updates were made directly from the App Store.

WORKS:
Everything except WIFI (here is a link https://github.com/toleda/wireless_half-mini for the wifi replacement).

DSDT patches

1- Intel HD 4400 injection


 

a simple _DSM injection, thanks to Rehabman for suggesting the proper igplatformid (0A260000).


2- sleep fix

 

thanks to Rehabman the laptop-dsdt-patches in his github, thanks to nguyenmac for the required steps to patch for sleep. but it was not stable, and made a lot of CMOS RESET, and it took me (hossny88) a lot of effort to finally make sleep working with zero CMOS Reset (very stable).


3- lid fix

 

lid will sleep and wake the system, all the credits to hossny88 cheating a little bit from MacbookAir6,2 DSDT.


4- brightness fix (ACPIBacklight.kext)

 

all credits to Rehabman, using PNLF Haswell fix


5- battery fix (ACPIBatteryManager.kext)

 

all credits to Rehabman (it has a little problem in which few times battery remaining time becomes stuck at 20:00 hours, but at the same time i boot into Windows 8.1 and the remaining time stuck at 148 hrs., my conclusion it is a Dell bios bug)


6- Airplane mode button switch disabled 

 

all credits to hossny88. this will force wifi and bluetooth to work even if you booted OSX with Airplane mode ON and it will disable the functionality of (Fn+F2)



hossny88 (hackintoshosx.com,tonymacx86.com,github.com) (Me)


nguyenmac (tonymacx86.com)
clover installation guide for Dell xx37
uploading kexts and clover configuration file

Rehabman (tonymacx86.com,github.com)
Laptop DSDT patch
Suggesting Proper intel Framebuffer ID
helping getting CPU power management to work

Ramalama2 (github.com)
for uploading the DSDT of MacbookAir6,2 to his GitHub






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