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?
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...
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?
i have a question about the way of working. I want to build up a CustoMac like this:
Intel i7 4790 + Arctic Freezer 13CO (or 4770, as I mainly use it with Lightroom)
Kingston KHX16C10P1K2/16 2x8GB set
2.5" HDD Toshiba
The following are my custom-built computer's specs:
Processor: Intel Core i7 4770K
Motherboard: ASUS Maximum VI Gene
GPU: AMD Radeon HD 6850
HDD: 250GB Samsung 840 EVO HDD (OS/Boot Drive)
1TB Seagate HDD (Media/Storage)
250GB Hitachi HDD (Media/Storage)
Wireless Card: Intel...
Have this motherboard from 2009 laying around. I got it from my dads work because we assumed it was better than my current Windows 8 rig but we were wrong. Is this capable of running Mavericks?
ASUS P5QL-VM DO
Core 2 Quad 2.7Ghz LGA775
Intel® B43 Chipset
Nvidia GeForce GTS 450 (my old...
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...
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.
Do I need to have an Intel Processor or will my
AMD FX-6200 Zambezi 3.8GHz (4.1GHz Turbo) Socket AM3+ 125W Six-Core Desktop Processor FD6200FRGUBOX
ASUS M5A99X EVO R2.0 AM3+ AMD 990X SATA...
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...
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...
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...
I have found a laptop I am interested in. It is the Lenovo G780. It has a 2.2ghz i7 with turboboost, 8 gbs ram, Nvidia Geforce 635, and a 1 tb hard drive. My question is, will turboboost still work if I use iBoot and is this computer mac compatible even if I use iBoot?
here is a link...
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.
MB: MSI P67A-C43 B3
CPU: intel i5 2.8GHz (i5-2300)
RAM: Kingston 8GB memory (KHX1600C9D3B1k2/8gx)...
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