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BrcmPatchRAM - Upload firmware into Broadcom Bluetooth USB devices

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Toleda,

Sure no problem.

Additionally feel free to modify the title of this thread to something more understandable for newer users.

I will update your testing results on the thread.
 
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Updated to version v0.5 and added 2 new test results reported through GitHub.
 
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So let me get this straight. This is for making bluetooth work better? With JUST the BCM4352 kext, it shows bluetooth as enabled on my Mac, but I cannot pair my phone.

If I have a working Azurewave CE-123H (via the BCM4352 kext) and put this kext in via clover, literally just download and drop in my 10.10 kexts folder, what do I gain?
 
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Quick question - Does this kext upload firmware to BT chipset on every boot-up or on every sleep / wake? Or both? I hope. ;)

Cheers!
 
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So let me get this straight. This is for making bluetooth work better? With JUST the BCM4352 kext, it shows bluetooth as enabled on my Mac, but I cannot pair my phone.

If I have a working Azurewave CE-123H (via the BCM4352 kext) and put this kext in via clover, literally just download and drop in my 10.10 kexts folder, what do I gain?


Your device is a RAMUSB device, by itself is has no updated firmware. Using BrcmPatchRam you can upload the latest firmware allowing you to use the Bluetooth like it is working in Windows.
 
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Is this a way to get handoff on hackintosh?

If you've got a Broadcom Bluetooth device which needs firmware (most of them do!), then you need this.
Once Bluetooth is working install the Continuity patch from the sticky thread in this forum.
 
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Quick question - Does this kext upload firmware to BT chipset on every boot-up or on every sleep / wake? Or both? I hope. ;)

Cheers!

It validates every boot or wake up if the firmware needs updating and does the update if required, so both startup and wake.
 
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shall i do this to my BCM20702 BT 4.0 DUAL MODE DONGLE ?

If your Bluetooth is not working, and it's a Broadcom patch ram device, then yes, most certainly use it.
It will fully enable Bluetooth on your hackintosh
 
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