got Yosemite on iMac 6,1 but graphic is killing me

Discussion in 'OS X Yosemite (10.10)' started by todesto, Jan 21, 2017.

  1. todesto macrumors member

    todesto

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    #1
    Hello, by following thread on this site, I got Yosemite installed on my old 2006 iMac 6,1.
    but I just can't get 7600GT to work on it. I tried OSX helper kext, copied old lion nvidia kext, edited IOPCIfamily by adding deviceID but no luck. I am able to boot and log in but as you know graphic is super choppy as the system reads graphic card as 7600GT 9MB.

    Any idea how I can get Yosemite to recognize 7600GT?

    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. rolofhof macrumors newbie

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  3. be236 macrumors newbie

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    Same here... any updates on this yet? I tried using the latest nVidia web package , which installs fine, but still stuck at 9mb in About this Mac.
     

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