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  1. patrickmacx64

    [OS X Yosemite] Boot Flags for new System

    I just finished building my new Hackintosh system. I installed Windows on one drive and left the other for OS X. I am unable to get into the Yosemite installer using my UniBeast USB. I've tried multiple combinations of boot flags, and none have worked thus far. If anyone could point me in the...
  2. dotjpg

    Asrock z97m pro4 trouble!

    Currently having trouble when I tried installing the OS onto my SSD I followed the installation guide to the T but still end up with this error message. while running these boot flags -x-v -no-zp WARNING:IOPlatformPulginUtil : getcpuidinfo : this is an unknown CPU model 0x3c -- power management...
  3. onemotime

    Change the default Graphics card boot order

    I recently added an EVGA Nvidia GT220 graphics card to my 2008 Xserve 2.1 running OSX Lion. I can't install Final Cut because the system has the original Radeon X1300 as the default card with only 64mb of ram. How do I get the Bios and OSX to load the Nvidia card as the primary card? Thanks for...
  4. sfoto

    Hackingtosh successfully built but !!!!

    Hi There I have successfully built my Hackintosh. With a partition with osx 10.10.3 and a partition with Windows 7.0. Everything works perfect but there is noise on osx audio both the headphones and the output at the rear of the hackintosh has a lot of noise when there is no sound or...
  5. brodogger81

    Thinking about making a CustoMac Mini...

    Hey guys :) I currently am thinking about building a CustoMac Mini for my sister so she can do Photoshop, video editing (not system intensive editing), and some light gaming (once again, not anything system intensive, and it isn't anything that will require a graphics card, and yes I know that...
  6. polo81920

    Don't know what else to try on my hackintosh build to work?!?!?!

    I've been trying to complete a hackintosh build and have been running into issues with the installation. I followed the buyer's guide on this site and purchased a Gigabyte z97 Gaming 7, and a intel i7 4790k, with a Samsung EVO 250 GB SSD. I already had a 800 Watt Corsair PSU, and a Corsair...
  7. DreamWeaverQC

    Installing MAC OSX Yosemite after Windows 8.1 ?

    Is it possible to install MAC OSX without formating my drive with already Windows 8.1 on it ? Or I will need to format my drive and make a new installation for both ? Thanks a lot guys :thumbup: Dream
  8. MangoIce

    Confusion about dual-booting

    I'm sure this thread is in the wrong place, and please move it if this is so, but let me get to the point: So I understand how to install OS X and Win 10 with a USB drive blah blah blah. The thing is how do I make install on to a specific drive and not on another. This is how my computer...
  9. EterNaL0pt1m1st

    SLI & General Q

    Hi all, I am a seasoned constructor, just not on the Mac. I am in the planning stages of a new rig, which will be a powerhouse, and as such I am planning 2 or 3 Titan X in SLI. I have found very old posts that indicate OSX cannot deal with SLI, however the new Mac Pro has two GPU's... So the...
  10. enigmatic7earth

    Help needed on building a desktop capable of dual boot

    Hey guys, I know that there you guys have taken a lot of trouble in putting up useful guides and I'm thankful. But I'm a beginner in regards to dual booting and after having read so many guides with so many hardware specifications, I'm really confused. I intend on spending something around...
  11. cmantsch

    Select Dualboot by USB Drive

    Hi, I am currently running a Win7/Yosemite Dualboot Setup with basic Chimera Loader. Works fine so far but only my problem is, that I need a USB/PS2 Keyboard to select which OS to start in the Bootloader. In OSX I am using the Apple Bluetooth Keyboard and Magic Mouse and want to use these...
  12. tloc623

    Clover Dual Booting OS X Yosemite/Mountain Lion

    Ok here's my current situation, I have a successful install of Clover Bootloader and Yosemite dual booted with Window's 8.1. Everything works flawlessly. Window's 8.1 is on a 250GB SSD and Yosemite is on a 160GB HDD. My next goal is to try and get Mountain Lion installed on another 120GB HDD and...
  13. P1LGRIM

    Trying to install Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite) on Lenovo Y50 blackscreen

    Lenovo Y50 with Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite) on it freezes at logo screen comes after boot Thread moved from Desktop Support
  14. mermel

    Transferring OS Installation

    I have a pre-existing copy of OSX Yosemite installed on my old Mac Pro 3,1. I'm building my new Hackintosh on Monday: i7-4790K Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H 16GB Crucial Ballistix Tactical 1 TB HDD What steps do I need to take to get my current OSX, with all my apps and settings, to work with my new...
  15. mjm2z

    Dual boot OSX

    I'm pretty new at building my own system and I am unsure about a procedure I'd want to try when I'm finished. After I finish putting the computer together, and install Windows 8.1 onto the system, would i be able to (possibly at a later time) add another SSD, install the mac operating system...
  16. metropolis1999

    4096x2160 monitor scaling

    Hi. I'm thinking about getting the new cinematic 4K monitor from LG - 31MU97-B. I will need it to scale to something like relative ~95 PPI. How would that work? Thanks.
  17. acc41d

    Installed Yosemite, works great but sometimes boots to black screen

    Hi, I did a clean install of Yosemite 10.1.1 using Unibeast and Multibeast. Specs: MB: Gigabyte GA-Z68MX-UD2H-B3 CPU: Intel Core™ i7-2600K GPU: AMD Radeon XFX 1GB D5 X HD6870 BLACK EDITION R MEM: Corsair 16 GB DDR3-1600 Quad-Kit POW: OCZ ModXStream Pro 600W ATX2 Problem: 80% of...
  18. fbengo

    Correct multibeast settings

    Hi guys, I have installed OSX Yosemite successfully on my computer but I am not sure what settings I need to select in multibeast. I have read all posts regarding my motherboard on this forum, but all posts are outdated and meant for OSX Mavericks instead of Yosemite My system: Asus Maximus VI...
  19. speedoholic

    Need help with OSX installation on HP G42 notebook

    Hi I am currently running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my HP G42 laptop and since the software-center got messed up while I tried to install Virtual Box, I am sharing my system details via terminal (lshw). I have highlighted the information that seems more useful. Please let me know if installation of...
  20. meist123

    Anyone remember Psystar?

    Hello all, This is my first post here, and I don't know the reaction this might get based on reading the general rules after signing up. But here goes. Back in 2008 I purchased a Psystar desktop to do some graphics work in school. For those unfamiliar, it basically (to my knowledge) was one of...
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