1. vichti

    LGA 2011-v3 Hackintosh Build Configuration. Is it alright?

    Hi folks, Sooooo my 2009 iMac is starting to feel a little slow so I want to replace it with a new Hackintosh Build. This would be my first Hackintosh Build! I am a student so money is always tight but Hackintosh gives me the opportunity to build a strong mac system not having to take out a...
  2. tizzyd

    Adobe CC 2015 causing complete reboot

    First, here's the system: Clover boot loader (using MacPro 6,1 information) Gigabyte Z97MX-Gaming 5 Intel i7 4790K (not overclocked) Crucial Ballistix Sport XT 32GB Kit (8GBx4) DDR3 1866 MT/s EVGA GeForce GTX 970 4GB FTW+ GAMING ACX 2.0+ OS X 10.11.4 (along with MacPro6,1 video fix) Latest...
  3. katskill

    ADVICE FOR VIDEO/PHOTO/MUSIC BUILD (Photoshop cc/Premiere Pro cc/ After Effects / Logic Pro)

    ​Hello everybody, it's been a while that i want to build an Hackintosh, and thanks to the april's buyer's guide i decide to start the adventure :D i would like to build an hackintosh for PHOTO, VIDEO editing in 4K(Photoshop cc/Premiere Pro cc/ After Effects) and MUSIC creation (Logic Pro x) ...
  4. josephbates1973

    Which motherboard for photoshop?

    I want to build a Hack pro for photoshop use only and was wondering what would be the best motherboard to get and why. I have never built a computer before so in an ideal world I would like to keep it simple. In order to maximise photoshop performance, I will have the max ram and at least one...
  5. JRGN

    OpenCL Crash in Photoshop CC using a GTX 960

    Certain processes in Photoshop CC (2014) cause a CTD when OpenCL is turned on, and I'm having a tough time figuring out why. Examples of these processes are : Smart Sharpen, Image Resize They all work when OpenCL box is unchecked, but obviously I'd rather have it, than not have it. Here's...
  6. diper07

    Photoshop CC does not work smooth on yosemite as it does on windows 8.1.

    I am running 10.10.4 on the specs given in my profile. I have not installed any additional driver/kext for gtx 760 2gb. Only cuda driver which is uptodate. I have disabled integrated graphics in bios. I dont use any bootflag. By default GraphicsEnabler=No and IGPenabler=No. Photoshop doesn't...
  7. jaminLDN

    Photo Editing

    Hey Has any one built one for Photoshop editing? Also does anyone use Capture One Pro? Is there any issues with it? I'm a complete novice to Hackintosh but have past experience at building computers if it helps me (although last one I built was about 15 years ago). I'm looking to build for...
  8. SuperMatt411

    GTX 760 Performance in Mavericks (issues in CS5.5)

    I have my Hackintosh working great now, only issue is in Photoshop lag is very bad when selecting things etc. I didn't know why it was lagging so bad. I am disappointed how much money is in the system and it isn't as fast on the Mac side of the dual boot as I would like. My build is in Signature
  9. macphotophile

    Optimizing a build for Lightroom/Photoshop vs. Video

    Apologies in advance for a broad question but I need to get my bearings, as I go through the various Golden Builds. I'm a photographer who works mainly in Lightroom and Photoshop. I'm upgrading my equipment (individual raw files are going from 12MB to 35MB) and likely will start to work with...
  10. elgydium

    Photoshop stuttering - lacking something

    Hey, does anyone have a up-to-date build (mobo 9 series, haswell CPU, GTX 7xx series) that can confirm Photoshop working properly without any stuttering? I'm saying this because mine is stuttering when using the hand tool, moving around different layers and zooming in and out with the mouse...
  11. pikurito

    successful hack, Will it be reliable for professional use?

    Hi, I have successfully built my first hackintosh. Thanks a to ton to tonymac. My hardware details follows intel 4670k gigabyte z87x-d3h nvidia geforce GTX760 2x4GB 1600Mzh crosair vengence 120GB SSD The installation failed when I tried with intel HD4600, but was smooth after i installed the...
  12. jmac7987

    Best SSD for Photoshop

    Hello all, I am looking for any advice/opinions on which SSD would be high quality and well suited for a Photoshop build. If you have a preference please explain why.
  13. Dizono

    mATX-build for photo editing only, a double check

    Hi all, Thanks for this amazing forum, read and learned a lot allready. My iMac 24" is slowly dieing, so looking to replace it with a new mac. But ouch... expensive! I just started as fulltime freelance photographer so saving some money is more then welcome. That's why i want to build a...
  14. tennet

    12 core "CustoMac Pro Socket 2011" for graphics and 3D work — will this work?

    Hi, I'm new to this forum and new to Hackintosh. I have read through the Buyers Advice and I've read lots of topics here in the forums and I'm seriously thinking that a Hackintosh is the way to go for me.. I have a Mac Pro 2x3GHz Quad-Core Intel Xeon (from 2008) that needs to be replaced. I...
  15. oigarrison

    Garrison's Haswell Z87X-UD5H - i7 4770k - HD4600 - 32GB Photoshop Machine

    Garrison's Haswell Z87X-UD5H - i7 4770k 4.2Ghz Overclocked - GTX 760 - 4K- 32GB Photoshop Machine Garrison's Z87X-UD5H - i7 4770k 4.2Ghz Overclocked - HD4600 - 32GB Photoshop Machine Components The Case: NZXT H440 [AMAZON-uk][/AMAZON-uk]...
  16. UnKnown1112569

    Advice appreciated: Hackintosh for pixel precise work

    I've been going through various build sets and I'm finally coming to a point where I have it all done. Any comments, advice, proposals, praises & disses are needed and much appreciated. I'm a UI/UX designer who uses mostly Photoshop and Illustrator. I also do video editing with After Effects...
  17. scottbastedo

    Software/Hardware Compatibility on Editing System

    I am going to be building a hackintosh or buying and iMac in a few weeks, and I need some advice. I will be using: Premiere Pro (mostly) FCP X (when desired by clients and prepping for teaching editing) After Effects (infrequently) Photoshop (frequently) AVID (rarely) MAYA (looking to...
  18. mdelzell

    constant freezing- help.

    I noticed when I try and use Photoshop, my whole computer will just freeze on me and won't be able to do anything except move the mouse. I'm using Photoshop CS6 and it's now on trial from Adobe Creative Cloud. I have a GeForce 660 Ti GPU.
  19. waysaz

    Hack Pro for Photoshop/Lightroom - PSU questions

    Hi! First post here. Long-time Mac user and techie. I planned to build a Hackintosh later this year for photography and graphic design (CS5/Lightroom 4 or 5), but my Macbook Pro up and died. Fried logic board.* So I get to pull the trigger tomorrow. Yay! I've paid close attention to DPS's...
  20. jorma

    jorma's first build: i5-3570K, Gigabyte GA-B75M-D3P, GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost - Photoshop/Photo Edit

    Hello everybody, I work in photography and post production/retouch and I want to build a Hackintosh as my work station, replacing my (very) old MacBook Pro (early 2008). It is still running well, but it became just a bit slow. I basically want to use Photoshop CS5/6, Capture One and...