1. Piero2411

    << Solved >> Can't start install Catalina on ssd nvme

    Hello, I'm trying to install mac os Catalina on my new Samsing 970 EVO Plus. After preparing the BIOS and USB I started the installation process and when I select the target disk in the mac os installation user interface the screen returns to the mac os utility without any error message. And...
  2. JoshTheKid

    MacOS Catalina Stuck on install 9900K Asus Prime Radeon VII m.2 NVME SSD

    HELLO. I have just finished my Hackintosh build, it includes: - Liquid cooled i9 9900k on Asus Prime z390 Motherboard. - Radeon VII Graphics Card - Asus AX3000 PCI Wifi+BT 5.0 - 500 GB M.2 Samsung Evo+ SSD (Windows 10 Installed) - 1 TB M.2 Samsung Evo+ SSD (Going for main Catalina Install...
  3. peanutman

    How to disable specific NVMe M.2 slot via DSDT (hide unsupported 970 Evo Plus)

    As you might know the Samsung 970 EVO Plus variant causes major issues on hackintosh installs. I want to keep it plugged into my motherboard for use in Windows. However, if it's plugged in, macOS is going to try to index this disk eventually and it will crash macOS even though it's not the main...
  4. alexramone

    Clover installed in m.2 Samsung 960 EVO make BIOS freezes

    Hi folks! I have a Sandisk SSD with Mojave running ok and I bought a Samsung 960 EVO m.2. I've used CCC to clone SSD to m.2 and restart. So, until this I could start Mojave from m.2 normally. Clover was in SSD EFI until this. After this, I installed Clover in m.2 EFI and move all files from...
  5. bigdawg5289

    Desperately need assistance

    Hello, I am brand new to not only this subreddit, but also the Hackintosh community. I just built my first PC tower, and always dreamed of having both Windows and MacOS on the computer at the same time... I technically did a Hackintosh with an old laptop I had, but it was a lot more simple than...
  6. Onionm

    [Question] Need help buying a new ssd

    Currently i'm running into a lot of kernel panics and issues (maybe) due to my Intel 600p NVMe ssd . I heard intel's NVMe ssd is causing a lot of problem for hackintosh build. So now I'm now planning to change my m.2 SSD , so I searched up on the internet for help , I get mixed review about SATA...
  7. freesby

    NVMe vs SATA M.2 2280 SSD Mojave

    I was thinking about getting a 1TB SSD for my laptop. The question is what's better for Mojave, SATA or Nvme? What are the pros and cons?
  8. hackintosh4me

    ASUS WS C422 PRO with Xeon W vs X299 Deluxe Core i9 and VROC

    Hey all, I'm new to building and could use a hardware recommendation. I'm looking to build a workstation system and am wondering if anyone has had any success with the Xeon W CPUs on the ASUS WS C422 PRO motherboards. I know the iMac Pros run off of Xeon W so I'm hoping there's compatibility...
  9. teamawesome

    Need help with NVMe Patch

    I have a Samsung 960 EVO NVMe M.2 SSD that appears as an external drive (orange disk icon) in High Sierra (10.13.6). The SSD is in an M.2 to PCIe x4 adapter on Gigabyte GA-Z87X-OC Force motherboard. The board does not natively support NVMe boot but I modded the BIOS. I have attempted to...
  10. Carbongrip

    Using Apple Proprietary SSD Blades in a Hackintosh

    Hello everyone, I have recently been looking into using Apple SSD's in a hackintosh build for native support and trim. I have found these options to convert the proprietary connector to pcie. Option #1: OWC PCIe SSD Expansion Card Mfr P/N: PCIEA13SSDOWC SKU: OWCPCIEA13SSD Works with SSD's...
  11. lentife

    Dual booting on two separate m.2 drives

    Hi folks, I plan on building my second Mac/Win10 dual boot Hackintosh from scratch and am looking for advice. My intention is to use two separate Samsung 970 evo 500GB m.2 drives, one for the Mac and one for the Windows partition. As for the motherboard, I am looking at the Gigabyte Z370 AORUS...
  12. Ranguvar

    M.2 NVMe with proper power management?

    The Samsung PM981 crashes macOS regularly. I intend to put this drive in my desktop and purchase another 1TB for my laptop. Some SSDs work normally without special hacks in macOS. Do any also have proper power management, that anyone is aware of?
  13. aceboy69

    M.2 NVMe drive

    Hi guys, I have a fresh install of 10.13.5 on a new Corsair MP500 M.2 disk (NVMe) with a read speed of 'up to' 3000mb/sec - boots nicely as well :) Now the Black Magic disk speed tester I have reports a read of around 700 odd - which is good and noticeably faster than my previous SSD .. but...
  14. Nyak

    Architecture Couldn’t Be Recognized (PMC_BOOT_42 = 0x00000013)

    I’m doing a fresh install on new NAND M.2 drive, running on the Rehabman branch of Clover v2.4k r4444 due to a previous kernel cache error I just resolved. Another post indicated disabling SATA in the peripherals tab of my BIOS would solve the problem, but it just resulted in a different cause...
  15. Moodles

    Questions about Audio/Video Setups for Pro Work

    Hi Guys I wanted to know if anyone has done a stable build with Sierra or High Sierra for audio and video. My old Mac Pro is basically dead. I'd like a setup that can run Digital Performer and Adobe CC (photoshop, after effects, premier or FCPX) with a modern audio Interface, fast processor (or...
  16. hisartwork

    Installing High Sierra on NVME 960 Pro not showing in Clover (solved, sort of)

    Finally bought a Samsung 960 PRO NVME M.2 SSD. I decided to test out HS on it before I start using it. I've created the installer USB with UNIBEST 8.2 and MacOS HS downloaded from the App store. When booting from the usb installer I choose "install mac os high sierra from...." and for some...
  17. DennyoftheMacs

    macOS on M.2 2242 Lenovo T440

    Hi Folks I am buying a Lenovo laptop with the express purpose of dual booting windows 10 and macOS. I am currently looking at a T440 250gb 2.5"ssd 8gb ram i5-4300 cpu. I know I can install an m.2 2242 ssd as a second drive but what I can't find is if it meets the 9+ series UEFI BIOS...
  18. SirAhmix

    Viable Replacement for Intel 8260d2w WiFi Card?

    I currently have an HP Spectre 13 v100 with an Intel 8260d2w WiFi card installed. A quick google search shows me that Intel WiFi isn't supported at all and only one person has made any effort to create a driver to support it, but he's gone silent. However, upon further inspection, I noticed that...
  19. thmsrock

    Can't boot with SSD M.2 Samsung SM961

    Hi, I have an Acer Aspire E5-575G-551M with InsydeH2o BIOS v. 1.32. The BIOS detects the drive because it shows up as HD01 on the main page. Problem is, it won't show up as a boot option. I did install Sierra and made all the steps to make the drive bootable (RehabMan's guides). How could I...
  20. zhouhesheng

    replacement of intel M.2 1216 soldered down wifi adapter

    The wifi adapter in my Xiao Mi Pro is intel 8265 soldered down. As stated in intel's product specification, the form factor of soldered down intel wifi adapter is M.2 1216 (the right one in the picture). After google I found there is anther M.2 1216 wifi, sparklan WNSQ-261, with the chipset...