Recent content by scomb09

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    Black Screen After Apple Logo Loading Screen

    Did you ever get this working? I'm having the same problem. I get 3/4th the way thru boot and the screen goes black. I can book with my usb stick tho.
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    Dual Booting OS X Versions

    I would like to update my hackintosh to bring it up to speed and add the new features of el Capitan. My current build is running snow leopard and is comprised of the following: GIGABYTE GA-Z68X-UD7-B3 Intel Core i7-2600K GIGABYTE ATI Radeon HD6870 Corsair Vengeance Blue 16 GB DDR3 SDRAM I have...
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    UniBeast: Install OS X Mavericks on Any Supported Intel-based PC

    Z68X-UD7-B3, i7, radeon 6870. Tried tons of boot flag combinations, getting a white screen that turns into a grey screen. Nothing else. thoughts?
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    Boot Lagging

    FIXED NOW Turns out an installation of VMware was causing the delay. Got rid of VMWare, got rid of problem. I have been living with this problem for a while, and I'm in the mood to try to do some more work. The issue that I have never been able to figure out occurs at Boot. Although my...
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    System lagging at boot

    Any ideas from this? I have been looking everywhere and I can not find a way to fix this. I still get a long hang at a blue screen after the grey apple screen.
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    booting hang issues

    I am having this same issue with the spec listed below. My system will eventually boot without me doing anything after about 10 min. That is pretty inconvenient tho.
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    Sky blue screen after 10.6.3 update. UD2, i5 750, 7600gt

    I am having this same problem with 10.6.8 with an Radeon 6870 card. Any thoughts?
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    Bootloader not always loading

    This continues to be a problem. Any ideas?
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    No display resolution options

    I have my system up and running except for the issue that I only have one option on my display settings for resolution, 1024x768. I am running on the GA-Z68-UD3H-B3 and hoping to get built in graphics to work. Processor is i5 3.3GHz with HDGraphics 3000. Any idea what is happening? Changing...
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    Safe Mode keys for chimera

    Or just hit shift repeatedly to stop it from auto booting than hit the arrow down key when your drive is highlighted. This will give you all the booting options.
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    Bootloader not always loading

    Sometimes when I boot up my computer it will lag at the checking RAM part of the BIOS post screen for longer than usual and then not be able to load the bootloader. I then have to do a hard reset and it usually will boot after that. I though this was a problem with my bios but it is still...
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    6870 being recognized as N140

    As the subject says, my Gigabyte AMD Radeon HD 6870 is being recognized in the system profiler as ATI Radeon HD NI40. Even with GE = yes DVD player is crashing and I feel this is also leading to some booting problems.
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    System lagging at boot

    No, I feel like the problem might be with my video card because the blue screen is the same as what would appear when you are detecting displays when you plug a new one it. The only difference is that it would normally only be up for a second or two, no ten minutes. my video card is AMD Radeon...
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    System lagging at boot

    Re: Crashing at Boot, Can't even boot from iboot System will now eventually boot up, but It will lag at a blue screen after the grey screen for around 10 minutes before showing the desktop. Any ideas what could be causing this?