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  1. avonkorff

    ProTools HD Native x Hackintosh Questions!

    Hey all! Am a first time poster here but over the last few months have been doing as deep a dive as I can (given schedule) on using a hackintosh to power a ProTools HD, specifically HD Native, rig. While I have had some limited success in following a few related threads, before I pull the...
  2. eatmorechocolate

    Buying advice GPU Vega 56 vs GTX 1080 and Thunderbolt 3 for editing/color grading workstation

    Hello there, I enjoy reading this site and I am thankful for the community here sharing there knowledge. I am on my way to build my first hackintosh. I am an Apple user for over 15 years. I left windows to have a computer for working without having problems with the computer. That really has...
  3. Kronstudios

    Having trouble with Tango Firewire , please advise

    Been trying to figure this out for a couple weeks. I have fire wire and card Its not working properly . https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0046TX58A/?tag=tonymacx86com-20 It worked perfect on older MB. is there something I'm missing. BTW, the card shows up in system but its not syncing with my 003...
  4. NerdNation9

    Buying Advice - First Timer

    Hi ! I am new to Hackintosh, and I wanted some advice on what I was considering purchasing. I decided to go for the CustoMac Budget ATX. My computer will strictly be for editing software such as Final Cut Pro X, Adobe Premiere, and Avid. I would like the computer to run fairly quick and have...
  5. WayN00B

    Video Editing Hackintosh

    Hi! First of all: I have never built a machine before, and certainly not a hackmac. I´m pretty n00b at this, but I have decided to try this one out and maybe learn something on the way. (Many of our grandparents knew how radios work, so the least I can do for my generation is tho know a little...
  6. konx

    hackintosh for video editing (avid)

    hi there, i plan to build a hackintosh for my work as an video editor. i so far planed to buy the following parts: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD5H (as the Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD7-TH is not for sale in my country) Intel Core i7-4790K (4000) Quad Core (BX80646I74790K) Crucial Ballistix Tactical DDR3-1600...
  7. eperlman0

    Avid Composer 8 and beyond

    i am starting to build a hackintosh to support my avid composer 8 for 3d, stereoscope and 4k support. has anyone built a system following Avid's specs with success. I am in no rush to build as each step is crucial to Avid Composer compatiblilty as well as apple's. The main reason I want...
  8. clbna

    AVID products failed to install

    Avid Firewire conflict FIXED Hi, I think this problem is not only related to the Hackintosh world, since I found many threads with "real" mac users having this case. I tried to install Pro Tools 8.4 (2010 !) LE as I own the original installation disc, selecting the default option with core...
  9. PracticeinPublic

    Davinci Resolve 11 Lite 2015

    Hi all, New to the hackintosh world. I know there are a million posts like this but all the post look like they start in late 2014. Was hoping someone who has done a current build could lend some guidance. I'm looking to get into my first build for davinci resolve lite for, mostly 1080p...
  10. ndo1138

    Pro Tools 11.3 on Mavericks 10.9.5 (AAC -6104)

    Hello wonderful hackintosh people, This is my first build: Gigabyte Z87x-ud3h mobo 3.59ghz intel core i5 16gb 1333 MHz DDR3 RAM Recording to/from a Lacie Rugged 1TB USB 3.0 external drive System drive (Where ProTools is installed) is a Samsung 128gb SSD I am using an Mbox 3, with bus-powered...
  11. smiricky

    SUCCESS: $462 Build: Maverick 10.9.5 on GA-Z87X-UD3H & i7 4770K

    Smiricky's Video Pro Build: GA-Z87MX-D3H - i7-4770K - HD 4600 Components Gigabyte GA-Z87MX-D3H Motherboard http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00CU4L4XG/ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128601 Intel Core i7-4770K Haswell Processor http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00CO8TBQ0/...
  12. Yannic1990

    Pro Tools HD 8 Jetway Hackintosh Playback Engine

    Hey Guys, i got a really strange problem. I just updated mit Jetway JNAF-Q67 with a third PCI Process Card. Everythings working fine, Digitest shows no problem and all the cards show up in Pro Tools, i even can set TDM Plugins on the card BUT i can't change the Number Of Voices...
  13. emankayker

    Will need a 'tosh to run ProTools HD 9 on a 10.6.8 OS

    Hi all I will keep my protools HD 9 as it is, won't update it anymore but would like a nice computer with lot's of ram to write music, using a lot of virtual instruments, load large samples What would be the best configuration to install 10.6.8 knowing that I have 2 pci-e for protools and one...
  14. kronos

    Mac Pro (ATX) - 2x Thunderbolt - Dual/Triple GPU - Video&Sound Editing

    Hello Community, first of all thanks for this amazing website and the project! This is my first build and my first post so please point me anywhere if I missed something. For my first build I want to stick strictly to recommended parts but my plans might involve heavy use which can't be...
  15. mrjohnwatts

    Avid Media Composer - Failed to activate trial

    I have just built my first hackintosh am am planning to use it to teach myself a video editing programmes. I already owned fcp 7 and have got it running fine, however I want to install the trial for avid media composer (any version from 5-8 is fine) but when I try to open version 8 I get a...
  16. Mbar97

    mbar97's Avid Rig: i7-4770K - Z87X-UD4H - 16GB RAM - GTX760 [VIDEO]

    mbar97's Avid Video Editing Rig: i7-4770K - Z87X-UD4H - 16GB RAM - GTX760 (VIDEO) Hey again you wonderful Tonymac-ers! I’m back with another build and another video! Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8V8QuyHO2R0 Components Gigabyte GA-Z87X-UD4H Motherboard...
  17. RodrigoMosca

    A machine to work with 4K images, doubts Xeon x I7

    Hi Guys ​ I'm a new member from Brazil, and i will build a machine to work with Hd and 4K movies, using Programs like Avid and Davinci Resolve. I am in doubt in which cpu i choose for a best performance. A pro socket 2011 (Intel Xeon E5 2609, Intel Core i7-3960X) or LGA 1150 (Intel i7 4770K)...
  18. mrak1979

    Avid MC7 on GA-Z77X-UP5-TH / 3770K / OS 10.8.2.

    Hi. I was wondering if anybody here has experience running Avid MC7 on GA-Z77X-UP5-TH / 3770K / OS 10.8.2. I'm attempting to transition from Premiere Pro CS6 to MC7 and was looking for feedback on compatibility and stability with this particular system. btw, I have a single gtx 580...
  19. logiclust

    my new audio box - hp prolient?

    hey hackers i was holding out for the mac pro announcement, hoping that apple would do right. Alas, they've again failed the pro market so i'm here to build my new workstation. I would love to use hp prolient g8's but worry that they would be too unstable, so I'm considering an Z77 with an i7...
  20. beelzebozo

    Pro Tools 11 & New Interfaces Along With iOS Compatability

    Avid has announced a new version of its DAW, Pro Tools 11 coming out Q2 of 2013. It has also released two new products that directly support iOS devices. The two previous 'Fast Track' USB powered devices have been redesigned and are now called, 'Fast Track Solo' and 'Fast Track Duo'. The...
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