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  1. RadMatty

    This Combination Okay for an matx Build?

    Anybody see anything wrong with my selections here for an MATX build? Particularly, is the 3000mhz memory and 9th gen i5 a good match for this motherboard? https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07J9YH428/?tag=tonymacx86com-20 https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07HHLX1R8/?tag=tonymacx86com-20...
  2. RadMatty

    Mojave: Where to Download the Full OS?

    I am on a custom Mac that is up to date. I want to do a clean install on a new SSD and I can't find my unibeast installer. Where/How can I download the full install of Mojave?
  3. RadMatty

    New GA Z170 Customac: problems upgrading OS, and graphics resolution

    Running the Intel 630 graphics,16 GB of DDR4 RAM. my boot drive is a 250 GB sanDisk SSD. On a GA Z170MX-gaming-5 mobo. Everything is running pretty nicely, except that I can not upgrade 10.13.1 using Apple's updater and I can only get 1680 x 1050 resolution on my 1920 x 1080 DVI monitor. I also...
  4. RadMatty

    Is it Possible to Upgrade Bios Without a CPU for Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 rev. 1.0?

    When this motherboard came out it was originally meant to run with Skylake CPUs, but with F20 bios or newer it is also able to run Kaby Lake processors. I already have a Kaby i5 processor, if I buy one of these boards with an older bios installed does that mean that I will need a Skylake cpu to...
  5. RadMatty

    Procedure for Selecting CPU for Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 rev. 1.0

    null. I posted in the wrong forum so now my original post, "Procedure for Selecting CPU for Gigabyte GA-Z170MX-Gaming 5 rev. 1.0" Did not belong in this section. I have moved it over here. My apologies to anyone I may have inconvenienced or offended.
  6. RadMatty

    Need help interpreting preboot.log

    In trying to track down some problems I'm having with setting display resolutions in System Preferences I noticed that Clover boot loader has a provision to let us generate the file called preboot.log. I did it and when I read the results I saw this little bit: 0:417 0:094 === [ InitScreen ]...
  7. RadMatty

    preboot.log

    In trying to track down some problems I'm having with setting display resolutions in System Preferences I noticed that Clover boot loader has a provision to let us generate the file called preboot.log. I did it and when I read the results I saw this little bit: 0:417 0:094 === [ InitScreen ]...
  8. RadMatty

    After High Sierra Install Can Not Control Display Resolutions...

    ...And Other Display Options. My motherboard is very old, but it has been running Sierra flawlessly. Since the installation of hi Sierra, I have been stuck with a single monitor resolution of 1024 x 768. Of all the things I've looked at for possible solutions, a file, that I got the computer to...
  9. RadMatty

    After HS Install Cannot Control Display Resolutions And Other Options

    My old motherboard was doing great with Sierra but when I installed High Sierra I lost control of my Monitor settings. Now I am stuck with a single resolution of 1024x768. Perhaps there is a Preferences file that needs to be deleted? Any help would be appreciated.
  10. RadMatty

    Z68 Motherboard w/UEFI BIOS: Won't boot without installer USB

    I recently upgraded the bios on my Z68ma-d2h-b3 board to UEFI. Then I did a clean install of High Sierra using a USB drive that I made with Unibeast. Then I ran Multibeast. I am stuck at a point now where my High Sierra installation only boots with the installer. Without the installer I just get...
  11. RadMatty

    Z68 High Sierra: So Close!

    I recently upgraded the BIOS on my Z68MA-D2H-B3 board to UEFI. Then I did a clean install of High Sierra using a USB drive that I made with UniBeast. Then I ran MultiBeast. I am stuck at a point now where my High Sierra installation the only boots with the installer. Without the installer, I...
  12. RadMatty

    z68 Motherboard w/UEFI: Won't boot without installer USB

    That said, I am pretty happy that I was able to get UEFI bios working on this board and get 10.13.1 installed. I used UniBeast and MultiBeast to do a clean install. Now if I select the USB it boots normally and does what it is supposed to do. If I select the OSX drive it boots only with the usb...
  13. RadMatty

    6 Series Mobo: Can't Download High Sierra

    It's probably because my system description is that of an unsupported Mac , Mac Pro 3.1. I'm running 10.11.6 with Gigabyte legacy BIOS. I have taken a renewed interest in this project because I understand that my board will update to UEFI BIOS. I have a plan for that. Now I need to download...
  14. RadMatty

    Kernel Panic Installing El Cap: CPUPowerManagement Issue Z68/i5-2500K

    I'm trying to install clover and El Capitan on a second drive on my SandyBridge desktop custommac, but I can't get past a kernel panic that happens when the Unibeast installer tries to boot the OS X installer. The (unibeast/El Cap) installer USB worked once to install El Capitan and Clover on...
  15. RadMatty

    CPU Swap Broke My El Cap Installation

    I swapped out my i3 processor for an i5 2500k. After the swap it failed to boot the first time. Then it succeded the second time. Now it won't boot. i've tried several more times. It fails towards the end of the apple boot. It will boot off of a Yosemte installer usb and also off of an Ubuntu...
  16. RadMatty

    EVGA GeForce GT 740 and Z68MA-D2H-B3 Mobo: Will it work?

    I need a video upgrade for my old computer. Will this video card work with my set up? And what will it take to get it running? I'm currently running clover and El Capitan 10.11.3
  17. RadMatty

    HD 3000 graphics Problems ZA68MA-D2H-B3 mobo

    My HD 3000 graphics has gotten pretty bad since I installed clover and El Capitan. I am seeing random horizontal lines and the brightness of my monitor is flickering. I used to have horizontal lines back in Lion (10.7) but HD 3000 has been working great since then. Until now. I used multi beast...
  18. RadMatty

    Can't Get Legacy Boot Mode

    Can't Get Legacy Boot Mode w/UniBeast USB When I made my El Capitan installer with UniBeast I chose Legacy mode for my six series motherboard, but when I boot from the USB stick I am only offered a "boot from EFI" option, which generates an error message.
  19. RadMatty

    z68 Mobo and Ivy Bridge Processor

    My GA-Z68X-UD3H-B3 mobo seems to have support for Ivy Bridge processors from F8 bio's forward. At least that's what I get by looking at the Gigabyte webpage for that board's bios. I'm running a Sandy Bridge i3 processor right now and would like to upgrade to an ivy Bridge i5. Looks like it will...
  20. RadMatty

    F11 F12 BIOS for GA-Z68X-UD3H-B3 ?

    I noticed that there are F11 and F12 bios revisions for the GA-Z68X-UD3H-B3 mobo that are not covered in the tonymacx86 DSDT database. It looks like these could be useful for running an Ivy Bridge processor with this motherboard. Anybody have any knowledge about these bios versions and/or how I...
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