I recently built a hackintosh and wanted to run Windows 10(dev preview) so i tried and realized I had to start from scratch. So I did and I installed Yosemite without Chimera, and then partitionedmy SSD into two equal parts (119.52gb), named Yosemite and WINDOWS, both in the GPT format...
I sucessfully installed OS X 10.8.4 in my Hp pavilion dv6 6164tx , Everything is worked but each time i boot into unibeast drive to enter into my hackintosh, it does not boot automatically it shows the following error:
This post is to document my findings/experience which may help others (or most likely remind me, as I cannot imagine anyone else interested and it assumes knowledge of linux) in trying to get my hackintosh to handle multiple operating systems and a large hard drive.
My setup: ga-z77x-ud5h...
1.My boot now:
BIOS American Megatrends S500CA.202
Instalation was made:
using patch MBR into Unibeat USB to be able to boot.
What i need to do to be able for my bios to boot GPT
My bios works with EFI.
I have some settings like: me manually i have to...
I have an Asus Zenbook UX31A touchscreen laptop, and I've been trying to put OS X Mavericks on it.
Specs are as follows:
Intel Core i5-3317u @ 1.70GHz.
Intel HD 4000 Graphics
Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235 wireless/bluetooth combo
128Gb ADATA SSD
I would like to ask how can I Install Windows 8.1 without destroy my current Mountain Lion installation (and the bootloader).
Right now my config. is:
HDD 1Tb: Windows 7
HDD 500Gb: Mountain Lion
And I want to replace the Windows 7 installation with Windows 8.1
Thanks so much.
So basically, I'm a complete rookie when it comes to things like this. I have had a perfect version of Mavericks running and wished to boot in Windows. So I googled around and partitioned my drive.
Now I have a copy of windows on a CD. I placed the CD in an external CD to USB box which connects...
Hello all, i've successfully installed Mavericks via unibeast installation, then ran multibeast and finally...no bootloader at all!!!
All information concerning my sandy bridge laptop is written on my profile; here's what I've done so far:
0) gpt (guid) partitioned my hdd throught disk...
MSI MPower Z87 Motherboard
Intel i5 4670k 3.4GHz (with Corsair H100i liquid cooling)
16 GB DDR3 RAM @ 1333Mhz (I have an XMP option of running it at 1867Mhz, but haven't turned it on)
Zotac NVidia GTX780 3GB Graphics card
Samsung 840 Pro Series 256GB SSD
WD 2TB Black HDD...
For unknown reason Windows 7 cannot boot on a dual booting laptop (Acer aspire 5610 upgraded cpu) with Mac Os 10.6.3.
the usual REPAIR method didnt work apparently because of the booting method (guid).
Is there another approach to solve the problem?
I've been running fine on a hackintosh with dual boot windows and MacOS (Mountain Lion) for a couple months, until yesterday Chimera stopped offering my MacOS disk as a boot option. The disk appears fine - when I boot off the install drive it is mounted and all the files are there, I have run...
Hi community. Ive been trying to set this system working for a while and im very happy to say a have reached a significant point. My system specs are:
ASUS P8p67-m pro
2x4gb gskill 1600 ram.
Nvidia Gforce GTS 250
several harddrives but the one holding both OS is a 160 gb Samsung...
I know the issue with limit 2.2 Tb but ML should not have problem to see GPT disks over this limit but why it shows in disk utility as MBR. I don't want to format this 15Tb RAID with MAC my main use for it is in Windows 8 but still I want to have access from Mac. What I missing? How I can make...
After resizing partitions on my I've ended up with a GPT table that is out of sync with the MBR. Is there any way to sync the GPT with the MBR and not the other way around (like gptsync)? I've looked into gdisk and the f recovery command, but it seems to suggest deleting...
I have a Win7 MBR Hard Drive and want to clone that partition to a new GPT disk so I can dual boot OSX and Windows7.
I have done:
- partitioning in OSX Installing
- install temporal Win7
- clone the partition using gparted from old disk to new disk, overwriting the temporal windows 7...
Hello, I'm having some trouble getting a setup to work properly.
Currently using this motherboard: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813128545
and this RAID card: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16816115100
What I want to do here is get a multi-boot...
I was running a setup with 10.8.2 on one SSD and Win8 on the other SSD perfectly by using the F12 boot select feature of my motherboard. To boot OSX I booted UEFI and to do Win8 I selected the device on P1. For some reason I couldnt get my motherboard to do a UEFI based install using...
Sorry if this is in the wrong place, I couldn't find a specific area for questions on separate operating systems.
I'm really stumped here. During the windows install, while trying to format the windows partition then install, Windows thinks that the partition that I want to install it in is...