Utilities Resources


Marvins AMD Utility For AMD users, this utility allows you to locate the binaries in your OSX installation which are encrypted or have cpuids. Then it will permit you to patch them so that they will operate on your AMD system. It can be used to patch osx online updates. Thread Download
Kext Helper Version Beta7 of the Kext Helper Utility by Delish. This new version support drag and drop of kext (or any other files you want in your Extensions folder). This utility helps you install Kexts if you are not familiar with root commands. Thread Download
Pacifist Pacifist 2.5.1 is a shareware application that opens Mac OS X .pkg package files, .dmg disk images, and .zip, .tar, .tar.gz, .tar.bz2, and .xar file archives and allows you to extract individual files and folders out of them. This is useful, for instance, if an application which is installed by the operating system becomes damaged and needs to be reinstalled without the hassle of reinstalling all of Mac OS X. Pacifist is also able to verify existing installations and find missing or altered files*, and Pacifist can also examine the kernel extensions installed in your system to let you see what installer installed them, and whether the installer was made by Apple or a third-party. Website Download
Onyx 1.9.0 OnyX is a multifunction utility (maintenance, optimization, and personalization).It allows you to verify the Startup Disk and the structure of its System files, to run misc tasks of system maintenance, to configure some hidden parameters of the Finder, Dock, Dashboard, Exposé, Safari, Login window and of some of Apple's own applications, to delete caches, to remove a certain number of files and folders that may become cumbersome and more.Automatically check update, verify the status of startup disk and the structure of system files at launch, parameter with precision the actions, modify the appearance of OnyX, increase the window transparency, chooose its icon and the toolbar icons among those proposed in the Preferences… Website Download
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Video Driver Packages

JCCool X1950XT Package Works for both X1950XT 7244 and X1900XT 7249. Should also give resolution support for the X1950 Pro (7280) not qe/ci though. You will get full qe/ci/rotat/openGL/res change support Dual DVI and dual monitor Thread Download
Zephyroth NVidia Universal Installer This mpkg contains all NVidia kexts from 10.5.2 (9C20). GeForce kext contains all dev-id for NVidia devices. It gives support for GeForce 5/6/7, 8800GTX/GTS/GT 8600/8500/8400 GT/GS, GeForceGO and GeForceGO-512 (with LaptopDisplay.kext). Download
MacMan2007 ATI X1x00 Drivers A guide on manually installing drivers for ATI x1x00 Video Cards on Leopard (QE/CI Enabled, x1600 x1800 x1650 cards only). Thread
Zephyroth ATI x19x0 Need to know if it works Download
ATI Radon HD 38x0 Need to know if it works Download
Radeon HD Tryakis Need to know if it works Download
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Kexts and Kext Packages

IOUSBFamily.kext For using a USB 2.0 connection, thanks to Roisoft & Puttabong Thread Download
skge.kext 0.2e Universal Binary - This is a driver for the Marvell Yukon 88E8001. It can be used as an alternative to the nForce4 LAN to fix the freezing-issue. Or just as a stand alone driver is you have this chip. For installation information see the section how to or visit the thread. Thread Download
forcedeth_nockd Alternative network kext. Try using this instead of the original forcedeth kext file if your network keeps freezing up. Don't forget to edit Info.plist in order to add your PCI Device Id. Thread Download
AzaliaAudio.pkg Audio Kext for the Analog Devices AD1988B Thread Download
IONetworkingFamily.kext AppleSMBIOS.kext Fix for the "About This Mac" screen in Release V1.0. For installation information see thread Thread Download
AppleVIAATA This version has been modified with a lot of dev-id. It's reported to work on VIA VT8237A SATA RAID Controller and should work with SB200/400/600 chipsets. Download
NForce 5 This package is in Rev.2 DVD. I put it here to test. If it works for you (or not) send me a pm on InsanelyMac. Download
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