I was upgrading my GA-Z97M-D3H from clover-High Sierra to OC-Big Sur. After a long process of trouble shooting bad RAM, bad thermal paste, and dirty PCie slot (due to bad thermal paste running into it)
Everything works well except for the the fact that my screen would freeze after long sleep...
I did a fresh install of 10.13.2 High Sierra with Unibeast 8.1.0 on a Gigabyte GA-Z97M-D3H equipped with a TP-Link TL-WDN4800 (N900 model with 3 antennas).
The install went ok and I could enter MacOS with no problem. Ethernet and Wi-fi connectivity seemed to be ok, but it appeared that...
I wanna get a firewire or thunderbolt audio interface for my GA-Z97M-D3H Yosemite build. But need a working PCI card option and cant seen to see anything on the forum that is a certain.
After my Mini Deluxe build (i5, GA-H77N-Wifi, nVidia GT640) got too flaky (shutdown issues) then finally refused to book properly, I figured it was time to upgrade the 3 year old machine...
Chose the March 2016 mATX build for value & proven/popular build.
For the past two weeks i've been trying to get native power management working on my Clover setup on 10.11.6. The main problem is that anytime I apply the SSDT to the patches folder. My idle speed will not keep stable. Without the SSDT, My idle sits comfortably at 0.8GHz with the odd jump every...
I have the following system:
Gigabyte Z97M-D3H | i5 4690K | 16GB RAM | NVIDIA GTX 960 | Samsung EVO 850 250GB
I am trying to install 10.11.4 on it, but I am getting stuck during the installation process and the system is just rebooting.
I have followed previous guides to set my BIOS...
USB 3.0 works on my front USB ports on my case only. Can't get the back side to work for connecting USB Hard Drives.
I can connect USB flash drives and they work fine on the back ports, but powered USB hard drives do not work at all on the back. They won't mount, or run in USB 2.0 speed or...
I figured I would document my journey with El Capitan on my box, in the hope that it might help someone else!
16GB RAM (Kingston)
EVGA GT 740
Samsung EVO 850 256GB
So I want to build a CustoMac mATX, the past days I've been searching for all my parts on amazon and I wanted a reasonable good machine for just study works a little bit of video editing and photo editing and not so much gaming and that all for a good price and I think I found what I needed. I...
[SOLVED] OS froze on post installation setup, now I can't boot from USB or SSD
I've followed the CustoMac mATX guide, opting for:
Gigabyte GA-Z97M-D3H motherboard
nVidia Geforce GT 740 SC graphics card (2GB, GDDR5, PCI Express 3.0)
Crucial Ballistix Tactical (16GB)...
I have installed Yosemite on my SSD and I can start my computer with "dart=0 PCIRootUID=1 nv_disable=1 GraphicsEnabler=No -v" The problem I am having is that the screen lags. The mouse stand still and will not move some times. When I logg inn and my desktop appears the picture flickers...
Hello tonymacx86 community!
I've been looking to build a Hackintosh for over two years now and finally, I was able to put enough money aside to make it happen! I have a couple of questions, firstly about compatibility, then about the general procedures that I will have to follow!
I want my...
I've been lurking here for a while in order to build my own hacks. Succesfully put together several of them in the past few years, including one for a friend. Now I've purchased the following parts today for a new hack that will use this awesome Silverstone FT03 mATX casing...