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  1. Mymacbookwontwork

    Why won't Lubuntu USB boot up on my MacBook?

    I am trying to install Lubuntu 18.04 on a MacBook with no operating system. The details of my computer are on my account page. I made the USB using rufus and got the 32 bit ISO file from here: https://cdimage.ubuntu.com/lubuntu/releases/18.04/release/. When I plug in the USB and start up the...
  2. acidrums4

    [Not a hackintosh, but] Apple Thunderbolt Display won't wake up after HP Elitedesk 800 G4 BIOS update

    Greetings, and please excuse me for my broken english and if this is not the place (or the website) to ask for help, as my gear is not actually a Hackintosh. But as I found this awesome thread about setting it on one of the same workstations I got, it's evident you people have a vast knowledge...
  3. ilyanin3127

    Opencore OpenLinuxBoot issure: "OC: LoadImage failed Access denied"

    Set up OC to boot Mac OS and windows with secure boot, but still can't fix linux booting. When os type is set to windows, I get error "OC: LoadImage failed Access denied". All drivers and other efi are signed. I signed even files in linux boot directory, still no effect. When I set mode to other...
  4. flexmcmurphy

    Multi booting on one drive - adding macOS deletes the Windows EFI partition

    I start out with a 1TB Sata SSD and the first partition on the drive is a Windows EFI partition then Windows then Manjaro root and Manjaro home... these are dual booting fine with Grub2. I want to use Grub to chain load Opencore so all three OSs can be on the Grub menu and I don't get any kext...
  5. miliuco

    [GUIDE] OpenCore and UEFI Secure Boot using Windows Subsystem for Linux

    Motherboard UEFI firmware has Secure Boot capability so that only digitally signed boot loader files with keys that are embedded in the firmware are allowed. With UEFI Secure Boot enabled: - Windows can boot as the firmware includes Microsoft certificates (sometimes also certificates from the...
  6. geoffoliver

    << Solved >> Backup using dd?

    I was wondering if it's possible to create a backup of my system (for upgrade purposes, etc) using the "dd" command line program in Linux. I've seen a million articles about using CCCloner and other stuff, but it really seems like I should be able to use dd to make an image of the drive that I...
  7. Subdian

    Add nvme linux booot option to existing mac os & wind10 dualboot

    Hi all, I have a (quite old) setup from 2015. I followed this build: https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/success-spballers-build-ga-z97x-gaming-gt-i7-4790k-nvidia-geforce-gtx-970-sc.149666/ And it has served me well. I still use it as my daily machine, mac os (with ubuntu vm) for work and...
  8. Victorlee

    Can I triple boot Ubuntu/Windows/Catalina with Opencore?

    I have a laptop,and I want to triple boot these os with opencore.But there is only one ssd on my laptop. So can I make it?
  9. Almarma

    Can a Linux Live distro from USB mess with my MacOS?

    Hi, I just wanted to give a try to Linux Mint booting from the USB (not even from Clover, I pressed F12 after rebooting and booted directly from the USB UEFI firmware). Then I shut it down after the test (without installing a single thing or even touching the installed drives). I even was...
  10. renordw

    Where did the refs.txt come from?

    Hey all, I am not currently actually working on a Hackintosh, but there doesn't seem to be any other community with as much knowledge of the DSDT process as this one, so I hope you guys won't mind answering a question for me. Currently, I am working on compiling a custom DSDT for Arch Linux...
  11. PliSsK

    Rename Linux boot entry in Clover Config GUI screen

    Is it possible to rename a Linux EFI boot entry in Clover? I have used Clover Configurator on the Mount EFI tab to identify the Disk UUID (the Volume UUID shows 'N/A') of the Linux partition, but if I create a custom boot entry for it to rename it (using 'Linux', 'All Linux Kernal' or 'Other' as...
  12. jjforums

    Trying to boot Windows or Linux from Clover show logo picture instead of booting

    Hello, I have Windows and Linux in separated drives and wanted to boot them from Clover. When I Clover shows up, I see many options to choose from, but none of them actually boot the operating systems, instead they show the logo and get stuck there. How can I set up to boot from Linux and...
  13. SNorton

    Installed Mint Linux, Clover no longer my bootloader.

    So, I installed a new 400GB HDD into my PC and installed Mint Linux v19 onto it. During the installation I selected "sdd" for the grub bootloader and "sdd1" for the "/" of the Mint installation. Now, when I start my PC, the grub bootloader is appearing instead of Clover. I have three options...
  14. Fadedboy

    Triple booting my gaming pc

    I recently made my gaming pc and i would like to have an accurate and up to date way to triple boot my pc with windows 10 (already installed), ubuntu budgie and Mac os high sierra. If you need more info just ask me. Edit: i might not reply for a while it is 00:13 am in my region
  15. WormLice

    Can I do the Unibeast workaround in linux?

    Hello, I've installed Unibeast 8.2 in a USB drive. Found out later that I needed to do the workaround. Unfortunately, I won't have access to a MacOS for quite some time, and I only have a Linux OS available at the moment. I'm not very experienced with Linux, and I'm not being able to delete the...
  16. DaniRCDE

    QuadBoot questions

    Hi all, I have some questions obout multi booting with clover. These pasts days I've been trying to install and run a Hackintosh with El Capitan in my PC and I have finally done it. But now, I want to install Ubuntu and Kali Linux too in the same drive (hdd gpt of 3TB), and the problem comes...
  17. edjie

    Perfect triple boot system broke by Ubuntu 17.10 upgrade

    I had a perfectly working system with OS X Sierra, Windows 10 and Ubuntu 17.04 on three separate SSDs. I use Clover UEFI boot loader can get into any of the OS without problem. The nightmare started when last week I let Ubuntu upgrade from 17.04 to 17.10. I didn't detach the OS X SSD when the...
  18. nonkronk

    How to “reboot” instead of “restart” on Hackintosh (UEFI triple boot with Linux & Windows)

    Sorry for bit confusing title, let me explain. Currently i have triple boot OS installed on my ASUS X450JF machine, OS X El Capitan, Kali Linux 2017.1, & Windows 10 Creator Update on single 850 EVO SSD using Clover Bootloader of course. Everything seems work perfectly as expected. But I have a...
  19. marc_Linux

    which Linux distro runs iMac the coolest temperature

    recently tried Linux Mint on my old 2008 iMac 20" it installed fine, ran well enough, hardware worked etc. Problem is - the iMac runs way hotter that it does on any Mac OS and, even Win7, when slightly tweaked on the iMac, runs almost as cool. Years ago i had overheating problems with various...
  20. AEl33t

    System76 Oryx Compatibility

    Hello. I am wondering if this laptop would be able to download hackintosh. I am interested in this laptop because I need something that will be an all around good laptop. It has a great screen, a relatively good price, and I trust the brand. If you are able to find a company that uses windows...
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