MSI GL62M 7RD

MSI-GL62M 7RD Hackintosh

MSI GL62M 7RD

Hackintosh OpenCore configuration for MSI GL62M 7RD.

With a few modifications, can work for all GL62M 7RD version theoretically. Tested platform: GL62M 7RD-223cn.

Most of functions are working, include built-in camera, audio, Touchkpad, sleep and HDMI.

Screenshots

MSI GL62M 7RD

Specifications

Basic Spec Sheet
CPU Intel i7-7700HQ
GPU HD630 (eDP)
Chipset Intel HM175
Audio Realtek ALC898
Ethernet Atheros AR8175
WiFi Broadcom BCM94350ZAE/DW1820A (M.2 2230)
Touchkpad Synaptics (PS2)
USB controller 100/C230 Series xHCI

BIOS Configuration

Make sure at least upgrade your BIOS to E16J9IMS.324 and Firmware up to 16J9EMS1.112.

Settings
CFG Lock Disable
CSM Disable
Fast Boot Disable
Intel Speed Shift(aka. HWP) Enable
Secure Boot Disable

Some options only available in advanced mode:
In BIOS, holding ALT + RIGHT-CTRL + SHIFT together then press F2

[Advanced] tab
├─ Power & Performance
│  └─ CPU-Power Management Control
│     ├─ Intel(R) Speed Shift Technology
│     └─ CPU Lock Configuration
│        └─ CFG Lock
└─ CSM Configuration
   └─ CSM Support

Known issues

  • MiniDP
  • SD card reader

Getting Started

OpenCore Laptop Guide.

WiFi & Bluetooth

The DW1820A/BCM94350ZAE have different models: MSI GL62M 7RD It is best to have model CN-0VW3T3. For more details refer osxlatitude.

Replace built-in Intel card to Broadcom BCM94350ZAE/DW1820A.

How to tear down: Youtube (This video is for 7REX 1252, but the procedure is very similar.).

Always remove the power and battery first!!

MSI GL62M 7RD

Kext part for BrcmPatchRAM installation. Bluetooth Troubleshooting

UEFI drivers

AudioDxe
OpenCanopy
OpenRuntime
Ps2KeyboardDxe
// HFSPlus to boot installer

Post Install

Follow Dortania guide. And skip these parts:

Fixing Audio // fixed
Fixing CFG Lock // unlocked in BIOS
Fixing USB // fixed
Emulated NVRAM // natively supported in GL62M 
Fixing Power Management // fixed
Fixing Battery Status // fixed
  • Hide Picker Screen

    Misc -> Boot -> ShowPicker -> set to False

    Holding Option or ESC key to show picker(like a real Mac)

  • PlayChime

    Download file from OcBinaryData, and place it under OC/Resources/Audio

    UEFI -> Audio -> PlayChime -> set to True

Note

More USB ports info can be found at SSDT-UIAC.dsl

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