el capitan

  1. melbay

    Solved > El Capitan Shutdown Fix but Freezes when USB inserted

    Im Totally a beginner in Hackintosh and also totally noob. Im just viewing some tutorials and here i go, i've done installing El Capitan in my Intel Core 2 Duo E7500 with Nvidia GT 620 Graphics. My Problem is: I Cant Shut down my system. the monitor are off but the system unit fan still...
  2. skizotom

    El Capitan Kernel_task memory leak

    I've come up against a problem in OSX 10.11 where there is a constant Kernel_task using between 600mb-1Gb ram and 75GB VRAM! The processor is only being tasked 4-5% by the task. It appeared after I upgraded from 10.8 to 10.11 on my Gigabyte GT z77x-UD5H motherboard. I just recently upgraded to...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. TheITBaron

    Update from el Capitan direct to High Sierra question

    Hi, I would like to upgrade my rig [profile specs], from el Capitan to High Sierra, and would love some insight before I begin. I have read through the install guide [https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/update-directly-to-macos-high-sierra.232707/] And I have combed through numerous posts on...
  9. 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...
  10. ManKingProxx

    Inconvenients with Web Drivers

    Hi everyone! I have a bit problem. I bought a Mac Pro 1.1 and I installed Mac Os X El Capitan 10.11 and a GTX 750 ti. I read about the compatibility problems as the black boot screen, but, sometimes (not always) I get nervous when I click the I/O button because I don't know if the Web drivers...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. rajanpandit2000

    Hang after sometime

    my config is: i5 2500k, GA-Z68-AP D3 Rev.1, 8GB Ram, Zotac Nvidia GTS450 1 GB, SSD Samsung 860 EVO 500GB this is my new config and I i have successfully install EL Capitan OS in Legacy Boot Through multibeast I have selected: 1. Legacy Boot Mode 2. FakeSMC (by default) 3. Network >...
  14. 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...
  15. jaymonkey

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

    Installing 3rd Party Kexts in /Library/Extensions 1. What Versions of MacOS does this guide cover ? The methods detailed in this guide will work on the following versions of MacOS MacOS 10.11.X - El Capitan MacOS 10.12.X - Sierra MacOS 10.13.X - High Sierra MacOS 10.14.X - Mojave MacOS...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. SuperMilesio

    HELP! El Capitan “Unsupported protocol USB”

    So I’m currently trouble shooting with my Hackintosh because I can’t get past the apple logo. I am in verbose and the message is “ unsupported protocol USB 03.01” My MoBo only has usb 3 and 3.1 ports, I am using a usb 2 flash drive to install El Capitan. I have tried everything I can think of...
  20. SuperMilesio

    Help! El Capitan installation “Unsupported protocol

    I have built my first hackintosh and I’m trying to install El Capitan, but I am stuck at the apple logo. I tried verbos mode and I got the message “unsupported protocol USB 03.01. My motherboard only has usb 3 and 3.1 and I have no clue how to fix this. I included a picture, please someone...
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