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  1. tyler2727

    Help with my parts list

    I've spent a lot of time researching my parts list. I finally pulled the trigger and ordered most everything. I read the buyers guide and spent hours verifying my parts were compatible. Now that I've ordered everything and its on its way I am getting nervous.I'm hoping someone who knows a little...
  2. Zuma2006

    macOS High Sierra Installer rebooting before finished

    Hi everyone! I recently built a pc and wanted to install Mac os on it. I followed the steps and got to the screen that asks you what drive You want to install Mac os high sierra on. I selected my drive that I formatted earlier. It then proceeded to install. It then got about 1/4 of the way...
  3. macleod92

    First time build advice (4k Video Editing/ Colour Grading)

    First off I'm sorry as I'm sure this question gets asked all the time, but I would really appreciate the advice. I'm working on building my first Hackintosh with the aim of having a really solid video editing and colour grading setup which can easily handle 4k footage. The software I use is...
  4. RaZ0rZzX

    First time Hackintosh - Steps to take?

    Heya! I'm planning to try to build my first hackintosh this weekend. I read a lot of forums as preparation but I'm still a bit insecure about some items. I'm studying computer science so I'm not a complete noob (I hope) As we speak I created a bootable High sierra USB with the terminal...
  5. varun.s1118

    Do all parts work with each other?

    I'm thinking of building a hackintosh for the first time. I was wondering, Do all parts on this website work with each other for hackintosh builds or do only certain parts work with each other?
  6. andteslu

    Some problems with drivers

    So, I installed El Capitan on my laptop, the system work perfectly, but the drivers not. I own a Toshiba Satellite C55T-C5300, tried to find help everywhere but couldn't find any. It's an i3 5020U Broadwell, with Hd Graphics 5500. Video is working fine, but my problems are Bluetooth, WiFi...
  7. Rados

    First hackintosh

    Hi everyone. I am new to this site. I have been long time windows and linux user. I decided to give hackintosh a try. My laptop is lenovo b50-50. Here are the specs: Cpu Intel Core i3 5005U @ 2.00GHz 40 °C Broadwell-U 14nm Technology Ram 4.00GB Single-Channel DDR3 @ 798MHz Motherboard LENOVO...
  8. jackaus

    first timer, DC3217BY 10.11/10.12?

    Hi, first of all, I am a newbie, I own a mac mini 2010 2nd hand and running 10.10 on SSD HD setup. I was unable to source a 2012 i7 model at reasonable price for upgrade so I may as well Hackintosh the ready have hardware I've got. To experiment, I have a spare NUC DC3217 brought in a fire sale...
  9. dholland21

    Sierra nor anything else will boot after restart

    Okay, first-time noobie with a problem. So, I followed the installation guide and was successfully able to install osSierra. I created my account and then ran multibeast. I did my best to select the correct drivers, and then restarted the computer like I was told to. Now, whenever I get tot...
  10. Desparacebido

    Am I compatible to do a hackintosh?? (with poll)

    Hi, currently I have a: Intel Pentium G3220 4GB Kingston RAM ASUS H81M-K Motherboard (Soon) Tell me which one is the best ASUS GT610 1GB or MSI GT740 2GB or MSI R7 250 OC 2GB (Soon) 1TB Seagate HDD Am I capable of easily installing El Capitan or other recent OSX with this...
  11. ikairu

    First Time Build – Need Help!

    This is a first time build for me. I'm trying to dual boot El Capitan and Windows 10 on separate partitions from the same SSD. Everything goes fine until post installation, typically after I install Nvidia's Web Driver. After doing so, my system will either have a "no" sign, be stuck on the...
  12. jedijake

    Switch from Yosemite back to Mavericks HELP

    Hello I have a unit running Yosemite with the following specs -Intel i7 4790 4-Core (8-thread) 3.6GHz CPU LGA1150 Socket, Turbo Boosted to 3.9GHz -Gigabyte H97 ATX Motherboard w/ 6x usb 3.0 and Sata III 6Gb/ 16GB DDR3 Memory 1600MHz GTX 750 Graphics Card Yosemite works fine however I'm...
  13. CountMaxMore

    First time build

    Hey guys I am stuck at the moment I am installing 10.10 yosemite on a desktop computer and it boots into clover i do believe its called where I reach a screen with 2 hdd icons then I click the one on the right booting me into yosemite but instead it gets stuck on a black screen with a apple...
  14. VCTRious

    Hackintosh for Video Editing (first Hackintosh ever)

    Hello Guys, Some background first. I am a print and motion designer from Germany about to quit my job for founding a own marketing agency with a friend. I am used to working on Mac since 5 years, although i am using a custom build windows at home. For my new work i decided to go with a...
  15. nivekc711

    CustoMac Pro Socket 2011 Variation for Music Production

    Hey Guys, Computer building newbie here. I just wanted to double check my shopping list for compatibility even though most of it is from the CustoMac Pro Socket 2011 build. Going to be doing a lot of music production on this, any alternative recommendations are most welcome. I realize these...
  16. jakuSK

    Asus zenbook UX303LN - first time

    Hi, I m going to do hackintosh for first time. The thing why I m going to do him is i want to have on on asus with win 10 FinalCutPro and OS X. And another question is will be the FCP more powerful then MacMini 2011Mid with SSD (AMD Radeon HD 6630M 256MB; 2,5 GHz Intel core i5). My Asus have...
  17. junsik0614

    Need help first time build

    So as in the title this is my first ever build so need some help on compatibility and if this configuration will work. If you have any tips or tricks feel free to leave them below. CPU: i5 4690K GPU: Gigabyte G1 Gaming GTX 970 Motherboard: Gigabyte Z97X UD3H-BK Ram: Corsair Vengeance 8GB SSD...
  18. tranceauf

    Question about Buyer's Guide Parts

    My question is: If I buy the exact parts of the buyers guide and properly follow the install guide will my system just work? I have tried to build a hack before but I always ran into issues post install with my old hardware. My hope is that if I buy exactly whats on the list my system will...
  19. RubbaYubba

    First time Hackintosh, New here :)

    Hi there :D I got interested in building a Hackintosh only a few days ago. I currently own a i5 MacBook Air mid 2013 which runs good but lets me down when it comes to running programs such as Troikatronix Isadora, Ableton Live and Final Cut Pro (the Intel HD 5000 just ain't enough). I...
  20. Tech.hack

    My first ever hackintosh laptop....need some and help and advice please :)

    Hi all. I have just joined this forum hoping to get advice and make new friends :) i want to create a dual booting windows and OS X laptop. i will be purchasing a hp pro book 4540s very soon. It will have the 2nd gen i5 processor, my first question is does it matter which generation...
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