1. CharlieRichhh

    Re-vamp an old Mac Mini (2006 Core 2 Duo!)

    Hello all, first forum post! So I joined these forums because I'm looking for a bit of advice. I recently acquired an old Mac Mini (2006 Model, specs here). It powers on, chimes and then flashes the folder icon at me which I'm pretty sure it means it just doesn't have an OS installed? My...
  2. Bigdaddy1234

    Help plz!!!!!

    Hi everyone, I am having problems installing mac os x yosemite onto my laptop that already has windows installed. I got all the way to the installation test, and when I press the USB on my screen, the screen is black for about 5 seconds, then it shows the apple logo for like 2 seconds, then sort...
  3. Senoirchippy

    [QUESTION] Safe to install software update?

    Hi all, I'm still very new to the Hackintosh scene. Recently my Hackintosh decided to download a software update for "Mavericks 10.9.5". Is it safe to restart my Hackintosh and install this update or will it mess up everything?
  4. mairk

    Question about way of building and installation

    Hi everybody. i have a question about the way of working. I want to build up a CustoMac like this: Gigabyte GA-Z87M-D3H Intel i7 4790 + Arctic Freezer 13CO (or 4770, as I mainly use it with Lightroom) Kingston KHX16C10P1K2/16 2x8GB set 2.5" HDD Toshiba Barracuda ST1000DM003 Corsair...
  5. HackInBuild

    Quick Question...

    So I have finished building my hackintosh and I was wondering if I could use Easy Beast without editing any other settings in MultiBeast and have it work with no problems. If I have to use other settings in MultiBeast (other than the ones chosen for me in Easy Beast) then let me know what I...
  6. Zer0d3gree

    Time to make the switch

    Hey everyone: Sorry if this thread is in the wrong spot, havent been on this site in a while. Simply put, I am looking to install Mavericks/Yosemite on my custom desktop I built a couple of years ago. However, I am new to this and I can use all the help I can get. Quick background: - I...
  7. glars72


    Do I need to have an Intel Processor or will my Processor: AMD FX-6200 Zambezi 3.8GHz (4.1GHz Turbo) Socket AM3+ 125W Six-Core Desktop Processor FD6200FRGUBOX be fine? Motherboard: ASUS M5A99X EVO R2.0 AM3+ AMD 990X SATA...
  8. iBylm

    1st Hackintosh Build Questions

    Hello, Im planning on building a hackintosh soon and pretty much all thats left is the motherboard & the graphics card. Im building this computer for graphic design, mostly photoshop with some basic website / html coding (No video editing but maybe some light gaming). I have a sorta fixed price...
  9. WildRussian

    WiFi Solution Advice

    Hi all, after more than 10 years without a Mac, I'm ready to build my first Hackintosh. Because the budget, the build seems to be a little poor - but it's all I can invest at a time. The list of planned components looks as: Gigabyte GA-B85M-D3H motherboard i3 4330 Box Processor with bundled...
  10. ejenki01

    simple compatibility question

    im just wanting to know if my hardware is fully compatible with OSX. i have a macbook and i know how to install. (by watching alot of youtube videos) but i need to know if my hardware will work with it. i have windows on this machine working fine. just thought id ask before i spend $20 on...
  11. fryingpan16

    If I download OS X on my usb for a Hackintosh, can I still get the update on the iMac?

    I would just like to know. So if i buy the update on the iMac go through the uni beast installation thing install it on my PC, will i be able to update the iMac after with mountain lion?
  12. kirilzarlinov

    hp 4740s question..!!

    hello, i wanna buy a new hp probook 4740s with i7 cpu, can someone tell me is it compatible with ML 10.8.3? i know that it works with 4530s but have anyone tried 4740s? regards
  13. RaZ0rZzX

    Is my build compatible

    Hello, Could someone check these specs? Do they work with hackintosh? I'm planning to convert this gaming pc into a hackintosh and i'm not sure if everything works with hackintosh. Specs: MB: MSI P67A-C43 B3 CPU: intel i5 2.8GHz (i5-2300) RAM: Kingston 8GB memory (KHX1600C9D3B1k2/8gx)...
  14. peruh

    quick mobo question

    hey, im planning on using the i7-3770 (non-K version) because i dont want to overclock. If i buy the Gigabyte H77-DS3H will everything work as good as on the Z77-DS3H? because i dont want to spend extra money without having any additional advantages :) hope u can help me
  15. CreepyFreek

    Mountain Lion Success. Dual Boot Question.

    Hey, today i installed mountain lion onto my new hackintosh. CPU:Intel i5 3570k 3.4Ghz MOBO: Gigabyte GA z77-DS3H RAM: 8 Gb (2x4GB) Kingston hyperx HDD: 256 samsung ssd VIDEO: Amd Radeon hd 6850 1gb Ordered a new Wifi card, because neither of my usb ones worked. Install was easy...