What are kext files in macOS?

Kext files are basically the drivers for macOS. The word “Kext” is short for Kernel Extension. Kexts are an extension of the macOS kernel. When you boot up your machine the code contained in these ¬†kexts is atomically injected into the operating system. It’s like having drivers contained in a single file without having to install them like on Windows. When you want to uninstall a kext all you have to do is remove it. Modify existing kexts or adding new ones will allow any hackintosher to get support for non native hardware like sound, ethernet and dedicated graphic cards. … Continue reading What are kext files in macOS?