Hey! Just wanted to share what worked for my install because it took me a while to figure out and I'd love to save others some time.
Motherboard: ASRock H61M-VS (ethernet: Atheros AR8151, audio: VIA VT1705)
Processor: Intel i5-2300 (Sandy Bridge)
Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 970
I installed Snow Leopard on my ssd, but when I tried to boot with iBoot the screen will freeze on the apple logo.
I'm using the same components from this build:
I booted again...
Greetings fellow Hackintoshers,
I am in the process of planning and purchasing parts for a Sandy Bridge, Snow Leopard, 10.6.8 specific build. The reason I am going this route is I need to run some necessary legacy applications which require Rosetta and will not run on later versions of Mac OS...
I recently received a ThinkPad X230i with an i3-2370M in it. (note: the X230i and X230 are identical except for naming)
I also have a ThinkPad X220i with a Celeron 857. A while ago I hackintoshed this, using Clover and vanilla OS X. I managed to get everything working except for QE/CI...
SOLVED Can't boot without USB drive
Installed Yosemite today, but I can't make my startup disk bootable. It stops at the black screen showing 'Loading operating system' after displaying 3 white dots, the cursor keeps flickering on the next line. The right startup disk has been selected in the...
Can i install latest OS X on my relatively old laptop?
Model: Dell Inspiron N5110
RAM: 8GB DDR3
GPU: GeForce GT525M + Intel HD3000
HDD: 750GB WD Black edition
I am new in hackintosh, so sorry if my question was stupid )
I have been trying to search if my HP Probook 4540s is built with Haswell, Sandybridge or ivy bridge ? :crazy:
Because I tried iboot legacy to boot and after ejecting and inserting my Mac OSX SL the screen is blank, even after 20 minutes of waiting it's still the same. I tried this more than 10...
I have a 10.7.5 Hackie which i use for Audio Production. The motherboard has started to behave weirdly and i have chosen to do a major upgrade, though my only problem is compatibility while i upgrade.
I just got hold of a Z87X-OC and an i7 4770k, however my old system as you've...
Hi all this is the first time posting so srry for any errors
I have tried to make and hackintosh you can see my specs after booting up with uni beast I can get to multibeast to install but then I get a kp to do with power management I have 5 re different cofigs I am pretty good with technology...
It's been a long and difficult time but I managed to get full acceleration QE/CI in a build meant to run OS X 10.6.8 Snow Leopard.
Well, these days we still find people who need Rosetta like me.
So I got the best Sandy Bridge parts I could find (and afford):
motherboard Gygabite GA-Z68XP-UD3...
The issue occured once I plugged my Drobo 5D into one of the rear USB3.0 slots. The computer would not boot and would go to black. I ran -v and got the following errors
USBMC Identifier (non-unique)
SerialATAPI device reconfiguration did not complete successfully
I just bought a Toshiba z830.
I want to install Snow Leopard on it and then upgrade to Mountain Lion.
Will Os x work on my laptop?
I saw the guide how to install and i wan't to place an order on Snow Leopard if my system is compatible.
Do you have some advice for me? I'm new to this...
So I'm separating my combined HTP & media server into a small front end media player and back end for storage, download management, media serving, VPN, etc.
I've got two processors, an Ivy Bridge i3 3220 with integrated Intel HD 2500 graphics and a Sandy Bridge i3 3105 with integrated Intel...
I have an Intel I3-2350M_2.3GHz system with NVIDIA Geforce 410M Graphics Card, and 4GB Ram, basically its Sony VAIO VPCEH35EN and its SANDY BRIDGE Architecture. I intend to install Mountain Lion, and dual boot with Windows 8. I have Windows 8 already installed, and the installation DVD of...
I have been lurking on the forums for a long time now and I've been trying to save up as well. I want to build a cheap hackintosh that can decently run most of the games. I am trying to buy a better GFX card by saving up on the processor. I just don't want it to bottleneck the VGA. So...
Please Help !! ML + 3570K + GA-Z77n-Wifi WONT BOOT !
I have searched everywhere and I can't find any information on installing Mountain Lion on
GA-Z77n-Wifi with a Sandy Bridge CPU. I am at wits end. :banghead:
I can install just fine but I cannot get OS X to boot back up after running...
Hello fellow Power Mac modders,
When it came to me that my venerable eMac was getting long on its teeth i began to think of what to do. I wanted to stay with OSX but new Apple-hardware was just too expensive for me... So, after some talk with colleagues i decided to go down Hackin´Tosh alley...