help 1st time builder

  1. ToddMarshall

    UHD 630 graphics of i9 9900k does not working with mojave 10.14.1

    Hello, I'am a newbie with Hackintosh ... Tried to install catalina and did not got it fully working.. and saw online that some guys with the same specs got it working with External GPUs, and with mojave. so i tried to install mojave.. and this time got the networks working but could not get...
  2. TEM-45057

    Graphic Card Compatibility..

    Hi. I wanted to switch out my graphics card so i could upgrade to Catalina. Here's my build: MB: MSI Z370 Gaming Pro Carbon AC GC: EVGA GTX 1080 Ti SC CPU: Intel Core i7 8700K 6 Core 3.7 Ram: G.Skill TridentZ 32GB (2x16gb) SS: Samsung 970 EVO 1 TB HD: Seagate 2 TB Not sure if any of that was...
  3. TEM-45057

    Graphic Card Compatibility

    Hi. I wanted to switch out my graphics card so i could upgrade to Catalina. Here's my build: MB: MSI Z370 Gaming Pro Carbon AC GC: EVGA GTX 1080 Ti SC CPU: Intel Core i7 8700K 6 Core 3.7 Ram: G.Skill TridentZ 32GB (2x16gb) SS: Samsung 970 EVO 1 TB HD: Seagate 2 TB Not sure if any of that was...
  4. idkhacintosh

    super IO Device fatal error unsupported chip

    hello I have been trying to install Mojave on a NUC8i5BEK but keep getting this error pls help I don't know what to do
  5. tokristo

    Is my build compatible?

    Well, can i install sierra/mojave/catalina? I 'm new to the hackintosh world. MSI H110M Pro-VH Intel Core i3 6100 Gigabyte Radeon R7 360 2GB 8gigs of RAM
  6. Toni2050

    Setting Up Triple Boot Hackintosh!

    Hello good people, I'm new in the field of Hackintosh. And I would like to setup a triple boot laptop for learning and coding purposes. I mean, I would like to run Windows, Kali and macOS Catalina in a single laptop. As I'm not aware of the problems that can arise or how to do this setup and...
  7. MimiBoatino

    Stuck at “ please switch to xpc or bootstrap_check_in()”

    Hello, It’s my first time doing a hackintosh build. I’ve a Lenovo ideapad 110 151sk and I’m trying to install Mojave 10.14 on it through a vanilla installation using CLOVER. I made the bootable USB using 2014 MacBook Pro running Mojave. Downloaded the kexts using clover configurator ...
  8. ddklassen

    Black Screen when trying to install OSX Mojave through Clover Bootloader (Asus Z390-A)

    I finally attempted to build my hackintosh, based on the guides provided here, and I have run into my first major snag that has forced my hand into registering for this site and begging the community for help. First off, thanks to everyone for getting me this far, anyone who has contributed to...
  9. xapperboi

    (Help) Stuck At Debugging Screen While Clean Installing Mojave 10.14.6

    Hi there! I'm just getting into hackintosh and it's not going well to be honest. I'm using ASUS ZenBook Pro UX501VW (LAPTOP) Specs Are As Follows - Operating System- Windows 10 Home 64-bit CPU- Intel Core i7 6700HQ @ 2.60GHz Skylake 14nm Technology RAM- 16.0GB Dual-Channel...
  10. AliAdapter

    First hackintosh - audio production; Gigabyte Z390 M Gaming, Intel Core i7-9700K, will Thunderbolt work?

    Hi there, this is going to be my first hackintosh. Thank you guys, for all the handy info I was able to gain while browsing tonymacx86! Currently I'm on a Mac Pro 5,1 Mid 2010 "cheesegrater" and unfortunately it doesn't support thunderbolt. I'm tired of not being able to use my Antelope audio...
  11. AeroProcter

    [Help]"Panic" upon boot of install USB

    I have followed RehabMan's guide for setting up the usb for the Mojave installer. I am using his config file for the hd515 graphics. I can get into clover but when selecting to boot into macOS, after 15 sec and slight bar progress there is what I am guessing is a panic and the laptop...
  12. charlietango

    Can't install Mojave

    Hi everyone, This is my first attempt to build a Hackintosh after beeing a Mac user for rougly 5 years. I wanted to proceed by the book and bought recommented components (I think) but I fail to install Mojave. Any advice from experienced Hackintoshers is much appreciated! Hardware Motherboard...
  13. Munchkin

    Hardware Compatibility Help

    Gentleman and Senoritas. I would greatly appreciate your help to let me know if I can use my current hardware that I currently run windows 10 on, to run macOS (hopefully the latest version of Mojave or Catalina Beta) I am new to this and would apprciate the help. Currently I have a virtual...
  14. bassel.gustav

    Gigabyte GA-Z97-N Wifi & GTX970

    Greetings, I've been willing to build a Hackintosh for my brother, with my old hardware so i foundout that my mainboard is pretty much compatible for this matter, but i have no experience doing that, i've been a member of this site for a while and i am finally starting to be creative with your...
  15. eddielol123

    i3 8100 msi h310i pro cannot even boot installer

    hello all, I just built my new Hackintosh pc and I cannot boot the installer for Mac OS, I used several EFI Folders and I got different errors for each one. I even did a vanilla install but I was stuck on end randomseed. here are the specs of the PC intel core i3 8100 (using integrated HD 630...
  16. zivi

    Parts list for a photo / video editing computer

    So, I currently have a 2017 13" MacBook Pro and it's been working just fine for what I've used it for since I got it. Lately, though, I've been doing more complicated tasks and a couple of months ago when it took nearly an hour to do a 4-second long masking transition in Adobe Premiere, I...
  17. Daniel21

    Stuck on "Installing On"

    Hey, new here. :) as you can see in the image. i am stuck at the Installing on "Hard Drive" and have been almost 10 hours and it doesn't seem to write on the hard drive (looking at the LED on the front) have tried all types of hard drives HDD, M.2 & SDD SATA. tried a lot of things. Maybe...
  18. mojavyeah

    First Hackintosh build going wrong in every way (Help)

    Hello everyone! I have scoured the interweb endlessly before posting here as to not waste anyones time about my first Hackintosh build which just doesn't seem to want to work. The components i have are: ASUS TUF Z390 - PLUS Motherboard MSI ARMOR RX580 GPU Intel i7-8700k CPU Corsair Vengeance...
  19. MarijZ

    Is my hardware compatible?

    Hey, I have the following hardware, and I'm wondering if I can install macOS on it: CPU: i5-3740 Motherboard: H61M-P20 (g3) RAM: 16GB DDR3 Graphics card: Zotac GTX 1050 Ti Thanks for all the answers -Marij
  20. Rocky151

    Solved > First time building a hackintosh, does my current config support mac os?

    My current setup is this: Asus Prime 370P i7 8700k 16 gb ddr4 3200mhz GTX 1070 ( can disable if needed ) I want to be able to swap from os so one ssd or hdd for windows 10 and one for macos. Would this be possible? - Rocco :)