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Install Intel HD Graphics 3000, 4400, 4600 on El Capitan with Full QE/CI

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In this guide, you will learn how to Install Intel HD Graphics 3000, 4400 or 4600 Kext on OS X El Capitan. It works on all Intel HD 3000, 4400, 4600 sometime working with Intel 4200. If your Graphics does not belong to one of the Graphics, this guide is not for you, unfortunately.

In case if you do not have OS X El Capitan installed on your computer, you can find out more details about installing OS X on my website.

Before you proceed, it is critical to understand that the performance of your computer after Install Intel HD Graphics 3000/4400/4600 Kext  may vary. If you have successfully enabled native resolution on your display, it is now time to enable partial acceleration. In OS X, full acceleration requires that both Quartz Extreme and Core Image (QE/CI) to work together.

Quartz Extreme and Core Image (QE/CI) should work in conjunction to enable full acceleration on OS X. You have to boost the graphic power to maximum. In case if you haven’t boosted your graphic card, it may lead to mouse tearing, graphic related issues and poor refresh rate. Therefore it is crucial to ensure that your graphic card is fully accelerated.

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Steps to Install Intel HD Graphics 3000, 4400, 4600 on El Capitan

Step 1: Install all Kext with Kext Utility

After you extract Intel Graphics Kext.zip. Install Kext utility. Open then Drag all kext to Kext utility:

Install Kext with Kext Utility

Install Kext with Kext Utility

Select Target Disk is El Capitan then click Install

Select Target Disk

Select Target Disk

Step 2: Mount EFI Partition with Clover Configurator

Extract Clover Configurator.zip, open Clover, select Mount EFI then click Mount EFI Partition

Mount EFI Partition

Mount EFI Partition

Step 3: Copy Config.plist to EFI Partition

Open EFI Partition, open EFI\Clover, copy and paste this file Config.plist

Copy and Paste Config File

Copy and Paste Config File

Select Replace file

Replace File

Replace File

Step 4: Copy all Kext to EFI Partition

Open EFI Partition, open EFI\Clover\Kexts\Other, copy all Kext file then paste here

Copy all Kext to Clover

Copy all Kext to Clover

Done! Now, Reboot your OS X El Capitan.

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50 Comments on "Install Intel HD Graphics 3000, 4400, 4600 on El Capitan with Full QE/CI"

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Laurențiu
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Can you help me with Intel HD Graphics 4000, please?

Samuel
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Does it work for mavericks?

Thanks in advance

Jonathan Asiegbunam
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Hi I followed the guide step by step and it worked perfectly. However my USB ports stopped working after I rebooted. Please help me.

Cris
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Hi, I used your guide and it works thanks a lot. I wonder if there is a way to enable a second monitor using the vga output, I have a lapotp with a HD4000 card, please if you have any ideas…

Anibal
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Hi, again.. I have a only question, what should I do to boot only in my HDD because to run OS X need its USB MacPwn, it’s like my OS X El Capitan installed depends from USB Installer MacPwn is inserted to boot HDD… I need to reponse to my issue..

Anibal
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Hi, I have trouble open and oiuntmount Efi partition. When I mount this partition and navigate to it, there’s no file like picture show, only has one folder named Efi and inside there’s another one named APPLE and inside this a folder named EXTENSIONS. What I’m doing wrong? I unmount the usb installer when Mac OS X gui runs, but I found in the USB the folder EFI and all its contents, in the device EFI, there’s no nothing. Other point is when I navigate in the EFI folfer (in USB installer), I don’t found the 10.11 folder. Please help… Read more »
Mark
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Hello and thank you. Do you know if you can use two video outputs? I want hdmi and dvi at the same time.

McLaggin
Guest

So can I use this with Enoch bootloader? I have a Core i3-2350m with HD3000, it’s series 6 I believe, will this work?

Terry
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Hello, John! I suppose I have to change the name of the config_HD3000_1600x900_1.plist to Config.plist… but Do I have to change the names of the Kext files too? I did everything in your guide and It’s not working… help, please!

Chessa
Guest

I am confused about step 3 too. Where do I get the config.plist to copy and paste into the clover folder? in the google drive there’s a folder ‘Config File by Tech’ and a lot of plist files. What is the correct to load HD 440 gpu from a i3-4160?

Logan
Guest

I have intel hd4000 desktop, I tried solution to activate qe/ci, but after loading screen, it show me blank screen, I used via vga port. Is this tutorial just for mobile version or desktop either?

David Myhr
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I get as far as mounting the efi partition which is empty. Where is the clover folder and its files? I’m not mac proficient and need some help with this.

Haamed
Guest

Hi , i have three questions , 1-how can i fix wireless ? i don’t have wifi ( its killing me ) .
2-can i install softwares like Adobe after effects or photoshop ? is it possible ?
3-some times i getting panic errors in loading os x , how can i fix that ?

Thanks John , i know its a lot but i really want these to work .

Guest
Guest

It not working, what should I do?

Haamed
Guest

hi John , i hope youre doing well , i want to install el capitan again but i remember the sound problem , do you have a tutorial for this issue ? and how can i fix this ? last time i installed vodoohka kext and after recording screen with quick real , my voice got weird , looks like i was in the ocean .

any suggestion ?

as always , Thanks .

Haamed
Guest

i installed mac and graphics but i have this problem :

http://up.vbiran.ir/uploads/15838146822995613371_Screen%20Shot%202016-07-11%20at%2064209%20AM.png
look , what happened to the menu ?

Fuad
Guest

How can I install Other drivers in my Laptop SVF1532LSGB
Wifi Bluetooth Webcam Intel High Definition Audio kext
Can you send me these download list.

rohit
Guest

i have intel HD 4400 4GB but OS X detected it only 1536MB Is there a way to enable Full Accleration

Diego
Guest

Hello. Thank you for the tutorial. I am confused about step 3. Where do I get the config.plist to copy and paste into the clover folder?

Haamed
Guest

i installed the intel 4600 but some times the graphics is not working
see this video plz : http://sendvid.com/rew55hoj

Thanks for everything

Hameed
Guest

Can i do this on Virtual MAchine El Captain…would it enable to Intel HD Graphic if i follow the steps.??

JOAO ALEXANDRE INACIO CASCAES
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JOAO ALEXANDRE INACIO CASCAES

You try it?

SmooshMo
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Hey could we get the files for this I don’t see it attached

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