hard drive

  1. redbearaz

    MultiBeast looping reboot

    After a successful install of Mojave, I ran MultiBeast to install the boot loader to the hard drive. After I restarted the computer it was looping the clover boot loader over and over. On MultiBeast I used 1. Quick start - UEFI Boot Mode 2. Audio - AppleALC 3. Disk - 3rd party SATA 4. Network -...
  2. hugol

    change to AHCI break the hard drive

    it's my first time to build hackintosh (high sierra 10.13.6),i find there is no other hard drive in finder; so i change the settings from raid to ahci in bios and reboot; it works fine and show the all hard drive before i shutdown the pc; problems : 1. i open the disk util, it loads so...
  3. 808Jordan

    Seagate Barracuda SSD works well! Great price on Woot/Amazon!

    Don't know the best place to post this but I wanted to make sure the Seagate Barracuda SSD (500gb) was added to the hardware compatibility list. I recently purchased it for my Hackintosh and works perfectly without problem (as a third SSD... haven't tried booting off it, but I'd imagine it...
  4. munirshah77

    Hard drive not working after format in mac os high sierra Hackintosh installation in Dell T5500

    I have T5500 with motherboard 0CRH6C. I tried to follow the procedure in https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/success-dell-precision-t5500-quadro4000-xeon-x5680-macos10-12-x.215070/ to install hackintosh high sierra. I had a spare laptop hard drive and I tried to install high sierra on it. I...
  5. AngelThMan

    Hard Drive Problem

    My system is suddenly not booting up when my Seagate 3TB internal HD is plugged in. It gives me an Ebios error. That's not where the OSX is. OSX is in SSD. So when I unplug the HD, the system boots up. I tried plugging in the HD after the boot up but it's not showing up. So to be clear, I'm...
  6. justmeken

    I have a dead MacBook Pro 2011

    I was wondering if I could use the HD or the snow leopard cds to make a Hackintosh?
  7. smokeycobalt

    Why Two Drive Sections?

    I just noticed that in the CustoMac Pro section of the Buyer's Guide there were two sections for SSD drives. https://www.tonymacx86.com/buyersguide/building-a-customac-hackintosh-the-ultimate-buyers-guide/#CustoMac_Pro Is there a reason for this? Do we need two separate drives for a Hackintosh...
  8. ajaylion2

    [Solved] Problem with only Western Digital drive anyone?

    I successfully installed 10.13.5 onto my seagate drive(2seagate drives present) with all functions working fine. The only issue im having is with the 2 WD drives. Both the drives work normally on windows(dualboot) but fail to mount on mac. The device in diskutility shows as 'Uninitialized' and...
  9. nictringali

    [Solved] External Hard Drive Not Detected - Other USB Hardware Has No Issues

    Never had any USB issues on this machine, followed standard instructions and only did the 'Increase Max Port Limit' with Multibeast, and all flash drives and other USB hardware has been seamless from my perspective. I bought a USB powered drive recently, and it does not show up in Disk Utility...
  10. BhAvZzZ

    Windows drives not mountable in 10.13.4

    So I have my hackintosh up and running perfectly in a dual boot with windows 10 and the following hardware: Mobo: Asus z170 Pro Gaming CPU: 6600k GPU: nVidia gtx1080 Ram: 32gb My issue is: windows is installed on an NVme drive and while the drive is detected in disk utility, I always seem to...
  11. charlesbelisle

    [SOLVED] Internal SATA HDD sometimes not recognized by Disk Utility

    Hi, I'm on Sierra 10.12.6 and am pretty much impressed by the capabilities of a Hackintosh. I have a major problem though : my second drive (HDD 4 TB WD Black) is some times recognized by the OS / Disk Utility, but sometimes it isn't.. When it's connected, it often disconnect itself all by...
  12. Jovie918

    USB-C Drive "Not Ejected Properly" after Wake from Sleep

    SO I've found similar threads on here regarding this topic, but nothing specifically dealing with USB-C devices and this sleep issue. Does anyone have any light on this? It seems like I may be having all around issues with "USB" devices. Weird glitchyness. Everything is usable, I just may have...
  13. lavavex

    Apple Bootcamp HFS Read Only Windows Drivers

    Hi fellow Hackintoshers! I have created a simple script that will install the Apple HFS Read Only drivers from Bootcamp on any Windows PC! This script is the effort of an hour of just googling stuff and copy pasting commands with minimal edits (Cause I'm Lazy) but should work on any computer...
  14. prestosmith

    Open discussion on best practice for dummy drive updating

    In attempting to upgrade to HS, I have seen several references to using two hard drives as a safer way to push updates through. From what I can tell I would add another hard drive that could be used as a sandbox where I can have a clone of my active build and configuration files and then be...
  15. kSilva

    EFI Partition in Data Hard Drive

    I'm running High Sierra on a 500gb solid state drive and I'm using a 3TB hard to house my Home folder. Pretty much my 3TB hard drive is a data disk for all the files in my user account. The issue that I'm having is that there is 200MB EFI partition in my 3TB with nothing in it. I know it is...
  16. tom2craft

    [Solved] Main HDD not found in boot list

    Hi everyone I have an issue with clover install and after installed clover i dont find the harddrive in boot list i cannot boot my hackintosh
  17. roraj19

    [Solved] Hard Drive working in USB 3.0 but not in 2.0

    Hi, I have a 3TB WD Elements Hard Drive, and when it's connected to the USB 3.0 port on my Gigabyte H170 motherboard it does not show up in High Sierra but it does show up when connected to USB 2.0 ports. It shows up in Windows no matter what port it is plugged in to. I installed the 3rd party...
  18. PACMAN393

    I can't partition my HDD with Disk Utility

    How's it going everyone? I have a problem with High Sierra, I need to partition my HDD but i can't. It's a Hitachi HTS547575A9E384 750 GB 5400 rpm. When I use Disk Utility, I resize my boot volume and I create a new APFS volume. When I start the process everything works okay until the part that...
  19. freshoil

    Installing additional SSD drive

    Hello. I have a CustoMac Pro and need to install an additional SSD drive (internal). If I connect the drive, will my OSX software detect the new drive, or will I have to go into the BIOS of multibeast in order to add the drive? Please advise. Thanks!
  20. teo24

    Unibeast with SATA Mac HD

    Hi, i have an Alienware R3 17 with GTX 970m, i'm planning to install Sierra on an External HD(my old macbook pro 2010 hd with a sata to usb 3.0) but i have a question after i set unibeast for the bootable usb, i can choose to boot from this hd? and after restore this and install Mac OS Sierra by...