1. n2nn2n

    << Solved >> Opencore GA-Z97M-D3H Screen Freeze after waking

    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...
  2. sebecam2000

    GA-Z97M-D3H - Realtek Gbe Lan chip

    Hello, 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...
  3. axialbass

    Advice on a firewire or thunderbolt card options for GA-Z97M-D3H

    Hey, 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. Any suggestions?
  4. Rippli

    [Success] GA-Z97M-D3H, El capitan, i7 4790K, nVidia GTX750

    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. i7 4790K Gigabyte GA-Z97M-D3H Palit...
  5. VirtualRecess

    SSDT causing over active CPU idle ?

    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...
  6. HarmlessSaucer

    GA-Z97M-D3H El Capitan 10.11.4 installation issues

    Hey guys, 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...
  7. benhurt

    How do I get USB 3.0 working on the back USB ports of my GA-Z97M-D3H build?

    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...
  8. HarmlessSaucer

    [Work-In-Progress] El Capitan GA-Z97M-D3H

    I figured I would document my journey with El Capitan on my box, in the hope that it might help someone else! System Configuration: Motherboard GIGABYTE GA-Z97M-D3H CPU i5 4970 RAM 16GB RAM (Kingston) Graphics Card EVGA GT 740 Storage Samsung EVO 850 256GB Sound Card External...
  9. stevenzv

    I want to build a CustoMac mATX ( Hackintosh ) and need some advice

    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...
  10. lateralaus

    OS froze on post installation setup, now I can't boot from USB or SSD

    [SOLVED] OS froze on post installation setup, now I can't boot from USB or SSD Hi everyone! I've followed the CustoMac mATX guide, opting for: Gigabyte GA-Z97M-D3H motherboard Core i7-4790K nVidia Geforce GT 740 SC graphics card (2GB, GDDR5, PCI Express 3.0) Crucial Ballistix Tactical (16GB)...
  11. Kenneett

    Screen lags with GA-Z97M-D3H

    Hello, 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...
  12. Damian.B

    Gigabyte GA-Z97M-D3H or GA-Z97MX-GAMING 5 ?

    Hi folks, I've seen these two boards in the buyers guide for a mATX build. Could anyone recommend me one of these two? Which one is more stable? Cheers!
  13. lanature

    Ready for the big jump for my first build!

    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...
  14. KonigLudwig

    [Success] GA-Z97M-D3H, Core i7 4790K, EVGA Geforce GTX 970 2.0 SC, Yosemite Install

    Full System details: Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97M-D3H CPU: Core i7 4790K RAM: 32GB Ballistix Sport 4x8GB PowerSupply: Corsair 650M GPU: EVGA GeForce GTX 970 2.0 SuperClocked Wireless: TP-LINK TL-WN951N Disks: Samsung EVO SSD 250GB...
  15. cygnusfear2

    Silverstone Fortress > GA-Z97M-D3H with Yosemite?

    Hai, 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...
  16. GhostOfPersia

    Help with Mavericks on GA-Z97M-D3H and i7-4770K

    Components: Gigabyte GA-Z97M-D3H Motherboard