el capitan

  1. bubblechuk

    Geforce GT 330M & El Capitan Issues

    Hi! I encountered with the problem I can't solve by myself. So, I decided to install OS X El Capitan today. Everything was going well, I added Clover to EFI, set up the Wi-Fi, until I was trying to install video drivers. Whenever I try to launch OS X without nv_disable=1 its just freezes on...
  2. restinpeace

    Help doing hackintosh on acer E5-573G-35NO(noob)

    I need help with my first creation of my hackintosh, I'm trying with MacOS 10.11 (el capitan), but I just can't. Hardware: Intel i3-4005u 8GB RAM ddr3 1TB hard drive Nvidia 920M
  3. cloh

    DisplayPort stopped working

    Hi guys, Long story short: one morning the DisplayPort stopped working on my machine. After a long period of shitty displays your guy finally got himself some love - ASUS PA279CV. Superior Color Accuracy 3840x 2160 and all of that. Everything was beautiful - I had 4k resolution, 60Hz, it was...
  4. lookatmyhat

    Compatibility Check for Updating Haswell Hackintosh

    Hello :) I need to update my Haswell build (currently running El Capitan) to the most current Mac OS possible due to software requirements. I tried to update via the guide to no avail, so I'm planning on doing a fresh install. Is this setup compatible with Catalina, or do I need to stick with...
  5. EeksBoks7

    HELPPPP!

    I've been trying to install HS on a system but it reboots on 2 mins remaining. i'll install El Cap and update. It spits out this message and reboots: panic (cpu 0 caller 0xffffff801a11cb36): "zone_init: knem_suballoc failed "@/library/caches/com.apple.xbs/sources/xnu/xnu-3248." SPECS: EVGA...
  6. LeoBlac

    Update from El Capitan to Mojave

    Hi there, I have built my current hackintosh for pro audio uses back in 2017. Since then I have kept it running offline without any updates to ensure compatibility and usability with the software I am using. Then my MacBook died, and I needed to get a new one. That is running on Mojave, and I...
  7. mattb66

    Where to start? Windows server 2012 to El Cap

    Hello helpful hackintoshers, I'm having difficulty finding a starting point for an install on a 2015 Macbook Pro that currently ONLY runs Windows Server Edition 2012 (a friend was using it for a specific task and no longer needs it). I have a Clover bootloader USB as per the El Cap install...
  8. phoenixAL

    4 Years Later, MacOS 10.15 (Catalina) from 10.11 (ElCapitan)

    I have been running El Capitan (10.11.6) for 4 years with only minor issues. Now more and more programs are starting to drop support for older operating systems and I am forced to update. Can I update straight from the app store? Are Nvidia drivers supported? I am running a dual boot...
  9. AndrewJames

    Wanting to Update to Catalina... Can I? And How?

    I'm running El Capitan currently and I'm cautious to update because I would have to change my system definition. What would be a safe system definition to pick? I'm currently running Mac Pro 3,1. Here's my setup: GTX 960 & Intel i7 3.4 (unsure of what exact model. I'm an idiot and threw away...
  10. maleibow

    Looking for update advice

    Hello everyone! It's been awhile since I've jumped into Hackintosh land. I built an amazing machine 5 years ago (running 10.9.5) for sound work on ProTools, but now I'm running into all sorts of application compatibility issues and it looks like I need to update. I really don't know where to...
  11. NewbieEditor

    Update from 10.11.6 to 10.13.6 on build from 2016- Advice

    Dear community, In 2016 I built my first customac, running on El Capitan 10.11.6, and haven´t upgraded the OS since. Today I have to upgrade to High Sierra 10.13.6 to get the last version of Premiere Pro running (editing software). I know there already are threads about upgrading the OS. - Do...
  12. TheITBaron

    Errors when booting from a backup. Any thoughts?

    Hi everyone, I had a failed upgrade attempt and am trying to utilize my backup HDD. My original was a 1TB SSD and I have a 1TB HDD backup which I cloned using "dd" in terminal and Carbon Copy Cloner, before upgrading. My EFI partition was copied successfully along with a functional Mac OS...
  13. OndaRosa

    Upgrade from El Capitan to High Sierra / Mojave?

    Hi everyone, I’m seeking advice on the best way to upgrade my OS from El Capitan 10.11.5 to either High Sierra or Mojave without having to do a clean installation. Current Specs: Motherboard: Asus Z170 Sabertooth Mark 1 Graphics: GTX 970 CPU: Intel i7-6700K RAM...
  14. GJJR

    Won't Boot -hangs at FakePCIID, builder unreachable!

    The Mac side of my dual-boot system won't load. Hangs at fakePCIID instruction. Builder is unreachable. Help! In Aug or Sept 2016, a friend built me a beautiful system: CPU: Intel Corei7-6700 @ 3.4 GHz w NH-L9i cooler RAM: 16GB Motherboard:Gigabyte H170N-Wifi Graphics: onboard integrated...
  15. Clansman320

    Missing \ key

    HP Probook 640 G1, Intel i5, Intel HD4600, 8GB RAM. UK keyboard, language to set to UK Installed El Capitan, everything (except for gfx, but thats another thread). All seemed fine (bar gfx), trackpad works with VoodooPS2, network ok. Opened a teminal window to do some work (this is important...
  16. damiandrake123

    Mac OS X El Capitan on Dell Optiplex 780

    Hi everyone, I write to the tonymacx86.com forum to find out if it is possible (and if so what drivers, procedures and links should I use) to install Mac OS X El Capitan on my Dell Optiplex 780 (with all the devices working). The components of the computer are: Motherboard: Dell brand (I do not...
  17. jaymonkey

    [GUIDE] Installing 3rd Party Kexts - El Capitan, Sierra, High Sierra, Mojave, Catalina

    Installing 3rd Party Kexts in /Library/Extensions Note: This guide was originally written to support MacOS Mojave and older versions (< r5200) of the Clover boot-loader. The methods detailed here are now considered legacy methods and should only used with older versions of MacOS as detailed...
  18. ItLives

    Issues with Nvidia 1050TI not being detected correctly.

    Hello, I have been building a Hackingtosh based on a HP 8200 SSF. I have installed El Capitan successfully and have a stable install, no crashes, and have updated to the last version of this OS, plus Safari. However I am having problems with the Nvidia 1050TI being detected correctly. About...
  19. Kaspian

    Can't get past Apple logo from Clover boot

    Hi all! I'm in need of some help with my first Hackintosh (and first PC ever..) setup. I've made it to the Clover boot menu, but when I try to boot from my USB stick I just get the Apple logo for a few seconds, and then get thrown right back to the ROG start screen (the one that says "press...
  20. chro15matic

    Dell motherboard compatibility

    Hello, I have a desktop computer with no operating system. My goal is to install El Capitan and dedicate this machine to avid media composer (video editing). I've run into some issues getting this to work, and I've tried troubleshooting to the best of my abilities. The main specs are...
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