I have the ASUS BW-16D1HT, which is a blueray burner with DVD support, connected to an internal SATA port. The drive is recognized as a SATA device and shows up in the system report as an unknown device. In other threads people seem to successfully use blueray burners to burn data...
Do you have USBInjectAll.kext installed?
If you have the ASUS Z170I Pro Gaming (Mini ITX) motherboard, don't worry about finding the right ports. You can just use these, I have the same motherboard. You're welcome! :)
It's a NVME drive and will work OOB on 10.13 High Sierra or with some tricks on 10.12. Just search for NVME in this forum.
However, don't expect a big performance improvement over something like the Samsung 960 series. Sequential performance is slightly worse and random performance is much...
One note that might help a few: If you're getting stuck at the Apple logo during boot after installing the web drivers and you're using emulated NVRAM (EmuVariableUefi-64.ef) you might have to add the -nvda_drv=1 boot flag on the first boot after installing the web drivers.
Please refer to this forum thread instead: https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/audio-realtek-alc-applehda-guide.143757/
- Install SSDT-HDEF-HDAS-1.aml to make onboard sound discoverable (for 1xx-series boards)
- Disable SIP
- Run toleda's cloverALC script to add...
So when I remove EmuVariableUefi-64.efi I can no longer boot successfully. The system reboots when the progress bar is at 60%. In verbose mode it's so fast that I can't see what the last output is.
Maybe this is related to the nvda_drv NVRAM setting. Anyway, everything seems to work fine with...