1. Jamin

    Running Catalina on mid 2011 iMac

    Hi everyone. I am no means experienced enough to be a member of this site however I found this site after someone posted in a YouTube video. I have an old mid 2011 iMac which has been in the family for years. After my son deleted an old final cut to reinstall a new version it required an updated...
  2. pandacode

    Lenovo Ideapad 530S

    Hello everyone! I have got a Lenovo Ideapad 530S and would like to install Mac OS Catalina on it. Processor: Intel Core i7-8550U 1.80 GHz (Kaby Lake-R, 8 core) Motherboard: Lenovo Ideapad 530S (Intel Sunrise Point-LP, Intel Kaby Lake-R) Graphic card: Intel(R) UHD Graphics 620 (1 GB) SSD...
  3. notkool

    Hackintosh Catalina Low GeekBench Score

    i have managed to install catalina to my hackintosh, everything else seems to work be very smooth but geek bench score is very low. 490 single core, 3879 multi score... my build is 3930k intel, rx570 gpu, huananzhi x79, 32gb kingston 1600, kingspec 512 nvme, Broadcom BCM94360CS2 wifi &...
  4. dpnptl

    Graphics card suggestions and compatibility check

    Hey there, I have core i7 4790k cpu with gigabyte z97 d3h motherboard. Will the mac os catalina support intel hd4600 graphics or do i need to buy graphics card? If so which one should I buy for best compatibility?
  5. vincy93

    help catalina on i3 6006u

    hi everybody, i tried to install catalina on my asus vivobook x540 (processor skylake i3 6006u, intel hd520). after a lot of error apci error: method parse/execution..............................psparse-632 i arrive to the installation step: mouse ad keyboard work fine (not trackpad) but i...
  6. Aldaro

    [GUIDE] Multibooting Windows after macOS, and Linux have already been installed

    Multibooting: Installing Windows on your already setup hack Introduction: So, you just got your new hack up, and running eh? Of course, you have macOS working, and may've also installed your linux distribution of choice, but what about Windows? For many, having Windows around is a very...
  7. accord2

    Bluetooth Issues Catalina (Choppy audio and no trackpad)

    I've got my bluetooth partially working on Catalina but audio is choppy and Magic Trackpad 2 won't connect. ASROCK Z390 Phantom Gaming-ITX/ac (Bios is v4+) Catilina 10.15.4 Bluetooth: - [0a5c:21e8] Bluetooth USB Dongle (20702A1) - See attachment for system info - Firmware successfully updated...
  8. PucePhenix

    Which wifi and bluetooth card choosing ?

    Hello everyone ! I'm on Catalina 10.15.4 and I search for a wifi and bluetooth card. What is the best solution ? I saw this card on amazon ( ) Someone already test it ? And do you recommend to use it ? Thanks and have good day !
  9. nicolayjorn

    Solved > 2min remaining - an error occurred - disk is not convertible to APFS

    Hi, I managed to boot the installer but I'm stuck at 2 minutes remaining with the following error. 'disk is not convertible to APFS' I did partition / erase the disk with following settings Disk -> APFS GUID partition map Disk Container -> APFS container Disk Volume -> APFS NVMe slot used on...
  10. hoshenk

    High GPU idle temperatures on Catalina (RX 5700-XT)

    Hi, I am new in Hackintosh. I just completed the windows 10 installation on my dual boot system, and I noticed something, the GPU idle temperature on Catalina was much higher than on my windows 10. On macOS, the idle temperatures were about 50-57 °c , while on Windows 10, much lower at about...
  11. accord2

    Slow Wake Time (11 Seconds). Is this normal?

    I completed my first hackintosh build and it all works pretty well (thanks for the fantastic guides). My one pet peeve about it is the wake-from-sleep takes 11 seconds. I'm not sure if this is just what to expect from a hackintosh or if I've misconfigured something. I'm not sure where to start...
  12. dsk

    Solved > Shutdown 15 secs after awake from sleep Catalina

    Hi everyone, i have just built a catalina build i was on High Sierra for years and loved it but decided to get a rx580 so i could take advantage of metal and update to Catalina and had a few problems. I have spent two days looking and im not the best at this but usually have battled thorugh and...
  13. holdenellis

    AppleUSBXHCI unsupported speed mantissa -- Opencore/Dortania

    Trying to install Catalina 15.4 Specs{ Dell Inspiron 14 3000 i5 1035g4 (integrated graphics) 4gb DDR4 }
  14. Yedkriz

    Solved > Stuck on Apple logo at booting in Catalina 10.15.4

    Hi, I used EFI folder from kasix since he has Z390 Aorus Elite motherboard with Inte i7-9700k. I copied it to EFI folder into Pendrive. Right after booting it got stuck in the apple logo with the black background screen. By using verbose this is showing some error. I have attached the image...
  15. LukeOkelley1

    Problem Creating Bootable Drive on Macbook Pro Mid 2012

    Hi, I am trying to create my bootable drive on my mid 2012 Macbook Pro. I formatted my 16gb flash drive, and I tried downloading Catalina through the app store but it only downloaded the small, partial file, and when I went to run UniBeast, it didn't work. I tried some workarounds that didn't...
  16. TopHawk1771

    Please Help! APFS_Module_Start: 1689 Issue!

    Hello! I have had a lot of issues with trying to install Catalina from the start, but I eventually got the boot drive created (using UniBeast 10.1.0) and booted up the drive and then tried to load into the Catalina installer, and it continually gives me the apfs_module_start: 1689 error and will...
  17. onursarigul

    RX 5700 Hardware Acceleration Not Working (Catalina 10.15.3)

    Hi everyone i'm trying to enable the hw acceleration past 2 days and had no luck. I was running 10.15.4 when i plugged the RX 5700 then i tried so much but never get to use it with hw a. so i downgraded and clean installed the 10.15.3 but still no luck. I tried: using different EFI folders from...
  18. basslap


    Hello friends and master's of the blessed hackintosh I hope you are well ✋ .......... Can someone give me a hand to ACTIVATE the graphics and audio of my Intel HD 5500 laptop -> I tell them that I downloaded the hackintool, but I was not successful, I am not active .. Here are my specs: Dell...
  19. adam96pl

    Stuck at apple logo

    Hi, i have a problem with my first hackintosh. When i try boot from usb i see clover bootloader then i choose install mac os and then stuck at apple logo. i go through this guide: and this...
  20. msingh2007

    Clover bootloader - Unable to use keyboard/mouse

    During the installation of macOS Catalina, I am able to use the mouse and keyboard without any issues and perform the installation. But when the system reboots after performing the next phase of the installation, it comes to the Clover bootloader menu and I am not able to use the keyboard or...