1. RobertPaulson

    Help! Firewire causing Yosemite to freeze.

    Hey all, like the title says, plugging my firewire sound card or my UAD card in the firewire ports causes the system to freeze after a couple of minutes. I'm not sure what it is but I checked my log and it say this. 2015-07-13 7:59:54.000 PM kernel[0]: FireWire runtime power conservation...
  2. d4vinder

    Yosemite build on GA-X79-UP4, FIREWIRE audio device issue multicore

    I followed the original guide by DavidHyde18 here and it works just great! HOWEVER! I have one remaining issue to resolve and its driving me insane. When CPUS=1 flag is entered (either in the Extra .plist or at boot), the sound to my FIREWIRE device works flawlessly, however, to utilise all the...
  3. mortfell

    [SUCCESS] /GIGABYTE GA-Z97-HD3 / i5-4690k / 10.10.3

    Components Gigabyte GA-Z97-D3H Intel Core i5-4790K (3.5 GHz) 2x G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 16gb DDR3 RAM...
  4. ggenis

    Audio Production Work Horse Build. Will it work?

    Hi! This is my first time on here, and although I have some experience with building I have very little experience with hackintoshes. My list of components is below. I roughly followed a guide on here, but I would just like to make sure. If someone can tell me what problems I can expect with...
  5. pulpfree

    Yosemite + Focusrite Pro 40 + Saffier MixControl + PCI Firewire = Boot hang? HELP!

    Boot up hanging after PCI initialization, Focusrite Saffire Mixcontrol issue? Had a functioning build for about 2 months, then starting getting random KP's 4 mins after everything was working stable. Decided to start over fresh because I had some stuff installed that I didn't want anymore /...
  6. CurseTheGods

    EXTERNAL eSATA and FireWire drives not mounting

    Hello, I'm running Mavericks 10.9.5 and everything is working beautifully (including all drives on the internal SATA bus) but when I plug a drive to the external eSATA port it won't mount to the desktop (I also have the same problem with external FireWire drives). I'm fairly certain I have...
  7. wetwater

    No Hot Plug /Swap - PEX1394B3 Startech 3 Port FireWire PCI Express Card

    Hello, I made a new hackintosh with the actual buyers-guide: Mainboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD5H OSX: 10.10.1 MultiBeast Configuration Quick Start > DSDT Free Drivers > Audio > Realtek ALCxxx > ALC1150 Drivers > Disk > 3rd Party SATA Drivers > Disk > Intel Generic AHCI SATA Drivers > Misc >...
  8. iskra

    If anybody know how to program Firewire GUID back after /p/b/n/c flash on ASUS board please chime in

    Hi guys, I did just that cleared NVRAM and MAC and GUID with it. I was able to find a tool to restore MAC but not FW GUID. I have asked ASUS support for utility they refused sending me to their service shop which will not gonna do it for free. The board in question is P5K flashed to P5KR, FW...
  9. clbna

    Mbox3pro firewire 400

    Hi all, It seems that my Mbox pro 3 firewire drivers disapeears everytime I turn on my Hackintosh. When I open the mbox utility it says "Hardware disconnected". I have to reinstall the drivers again (and reboot the computer) everytime I want to run the mboxpro 3 which works perfectly btw...
  10. JustinBean

    Final compatibilty check before Purchase! Gaming/Music production build

    Hey guys, I'm about to build my first Hackintosh (actually my first pc :D), So im kinda new to this. I'm going to use my hackintosh for audio production, and Gaming. I will use OSX for audio work, and windows for gaming. I did a lot of research for my particular build, and came up with this list...
  11. bramcom

    [SUCCESS] GA-Z87X-UD4H - i7 4790K - 16 GB RAM - MSI GTX760 gaming 2GB

    bramcom's Build: GA-Z87X-UD4H - i7 4790K - MSI GTX760 Components Intel i7 Quad Core 4.0 ghz (boost to 4,4 ghz) 4790k Gigabyte GA-z87x-UD4H
  12. wishful

    Can't get Syba PEX30009 Firewire to work

    I plugged the card into a PCI-E slot, booted up, tried 400 and 800 ports and nothing mounts but drives light up and feel like their disks are spinning. In short, here are my (relevant?) specs: CPU Intel Core i5-4670 3.4GHz Quad-Core Motherboard Gigabyte GA-Z87-D3HP ATX LGA1150...
  13. NickMrg

    Compatible firewire card?

    Hey guys! I'm planning to buy a new firewire audio interface, probably Motu 828 MK3, and i wanted to plug it in via firewire. The problem is that my motherboard (Z87X-UD3H) doesn't have firewire port. What do you suggest me to do? I have already read about StarTech (too expensive) and for Syba...
  14. imacabra

    MOBO Advice for 4930k gtx 780classy patriot 32gb 1866

    Hey all, Thanks for taking out the time to go through this, and your input.. This is my first hackintosh, and for Video editing (AVID , FCP) / CC (resolve) / Music Production (logic 9), After effects cs 6 Im looking for an ATX motherboard with Firewire / thunderbolt.. and advice on a stable...
  15. NicoD

    Using FireWire and SCSI on a CustoMac Pro?

    Hi folks I’m planning to build a CustoMac Pro with a Gigabyte Z87X-UD5H motherboard. The good news is that it has 2 x IEEE 1394a headers which means that I can connect one of them to the FireWire port on the PC Carbide Series 500R case, right? What about the second header? My next question...
  16. Wangster

    Random infrequent Freezing mainly after waking from sleep March 2014 CustoMac

    I built my CustoMac mATX about a month ago and for the most part it has been working pretty well aside from random freezing that happens once every 1-2 days. The inconsistency of the freezing makes it hard to pinpoint the problem. Most of the time waking the computer from sleep works fine...
  17. rielc

    Budget Hackintosh-MacPro

    Hey, hi, hello! This is my first post! Thank you guys for all the time you put in this forum and the guides. It’s awesome :D So, my MBP mid-2010 is annoying the hell out of me, because of the GPU-panic. And of course I’m out of the 3 years program (Thanks, Apple!), so i need a computer which...
  18. jpottsx1

    Thunderbolt or Firewire card

    I have built another Hackintosh using the GA-Z87X-UD5H motherboard. Now I'm wondering about adding Thunderbolt and Firewire capabilities and don't see any recommended cards listed. Has anyone added either of these types of cards to their machines. . . I need some recommenda
  19. fjnorb

    Rock solid FireWire card?

    First let me say GOD BLESS YOU TonyMac. I have wanted to run OSX on PC hardware for ages, but I have work I have to do on MacOS. That's not a rip, please don't misunderstand. I'm just not a hobbyist hacker (sometimes I wish I was) for whom Hackintoshing is about the journey, not the destination...
  20. sxpal

    Very high pitched electronic voice.

    Hi Guys, I'm using Focusrite Saffire Pro 24 DSP Firewire sound card. Everythings work but when i connected to saffire pro 24 dsp sound card (on/off) Very high pitched electronic voice. I don't know where that came from. Please Help! H55M-USB3 i5 760 Palit 9500 GT 1 TB 4 GB...