I've just built my first hackintosh and I'm having a few issues with booting and audio. I'm wondering if anyone out there is able to help me out? My build is as follows:
RAM: 32GB DDR3 Dual Channel
Graphics: Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6 2GB
I'm trying to install OS X on a Lenovo X220. There are many reports of people having done this, and it's noted as being a very suitable laptop.
The example I'm working with is a Sandy Bridge i5-2520M/4Gb mem. It kept kernel panicking with 8Gb, even though Memtest flagged no errors, and...
I've been looking but can't seem to find any info on this.
Are there any dual socket motherboards compatible with snow leopard?
I know it's old but it's the only OS that I like, and is fully stable with my software.
In 2019 the single socket just wouldn't cut it.
Anybody know how to enable the SPDIF out on the GIGABYTE X58A-UD3R v2? i'm running 10.6.8 and have been running multitrack audio via a motu pcie card for years on my hack, I've recently bought a Universal Audio 2192 2 channel AD/DA and would like to go direct in SPDIF straight from the...
Hi. My SNOW LEOPARD 10.6.8 system had been working fine since I put it together back in 2011. With the expert assistance of GOING BALD, my Gigabyte UD 7 system was ROCKING...until two weeks ago, when it decided to get stuck during booting up. It goes to the Apple screen, the progress bar starts...
I am trying to make my first Hackintosh and have successfully downloaded Mac OS 10.6.8 using this guide:
I used the "Easy Beast" option from MultiBeast
I have a few problems:
1) No internet
2) No audio
my first (and the only) build was working fine... until yesterday. :silent: :banghead::banghead::banghead:
At this moment I need to reinstall all my system and sw, due to a failure of the HD. :(
My build is limited to Snow Leopard 10.6.8 due to compatibility with ProTools HD 8 (and the...
Hey everyone so I am thinking about doing a retro build that will support os x 10.6.8 but don't see a list of compatible parts for that version. This is what I am currently looking at...
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9400 (already have this, I also have a core 2 duo e6400 if needed)
gigabyte lga 775...
Snow Leopard on otherwise controversial Benicia motherboard still running strong here, loving it and unlikely to upgrade on this hardware. Thanks to unexpected health challenges my pennies have been running low and I bought this PCIE card > USB 3.0 for under $7.50 shipped. The Windows 7 side...
Hello everyone, hello Tonymacx.
I'd like to know if there a way to modify the installation files for maschine 2.0 music software so it will install on 10.6.8 (by editing the distribution file of the installer for example)
I had my mac pro 1.1 upgraded to mavericks in the first place (using...
I'm new to the Hackintosh community, so this if my first build and I'm struggling a bit.
All I have access to right now is an old MacBook Pro w/ 10.6.8. I've been trying to use iBoot Haswell to get my OS 10.6.8 retail disk up and running but I can't boot to the iBoot CD I've burned. This is...
[Success!] Multibeast Help Needed for GA-Z68XP-UD3
Could someone please help me check the correct boxes for the multibeast installation for SL 10.6.8 on Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD3 MoBo running i5 2500K processor with a Radeon 6850 1GB GPU and Samsung 240GB SSD please.
I tried posting this in the post-install forum, got a couple reads but no suggestions, I'm hoping for some better luck here.
I've had this motherboard lying around for years hoping to find some time to get this project off the ground, all the success with this board dates back almost 4 years...
Evening all, long time reader first time builder. I spent all weekend trying to get my build up to Snow Leopard 10.6.8 from a retail copy of 10.6.3. With iBoot 3.3.0 it installs flawlessly I even have networking connectivity. Then it all goes rapidly south when I apply the 10.6.8 Update Combo...
my system is based on:
Motherboard Gigabyte EP43-UD3L s775 C2Q 1333Mhz, Intel P43, DDRII 1333, PCI-E
Prossesor Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550, 1333Mhz, s775, 12MB Tray
Memory DDR II 800Mhz 2x2GB Samsung Value
Hard disk Seagate 500GB 7200RPM, 16MB, SATA II ST3500418AS
OS X 10.6.8 runs on iBoot +...
I am currently attempting to upgrade from 10.6.8 to 10.10.1 using the unibeast method.
I have created a USB boot drive for OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 using the unibeast method, however, I cannot get my system to boot into the installer. My system just keeps restarting.
What should I do?
I really need help here. I have built this Hackintosh using all the gear under your recommended MacPro motherboard, chip and graphics display. Yet I have been told and see that some of the components are not compatible. Such as Graphics and Ethernet. I haven't tested sound, but I...
I want to build a hackintosh around Mini-ITX form-factor. I'm going to use Snow Leopard 10.6.8 on it in order to run some legacy software. And I want this computer to have best possible performance (newest possible compatible hardware).
Could you recommend me some compatible Mini-ITX...
So as the title says:
I finally was able to install Snow Leopard 10.6.3 successfully yesterday on my new hackintosh, but I have had no Ethernet. When you search the new hackintosh under ABOUT THIS MAC>MORE INFO>NETWORK>it says "No information found".
Since the ethernet is not recognized in...
Here is my story,
any tips how to fix without reinstalling OS would be highly appreciated
I had a clone of my working OSX 10.6.8 made with ccc (now I found out the cloned disc didn't have the bootloader installed, but it still loaded fine many times).
I messed up things on the...