1. TrelloType

    Mac OS Catalina does not recognize any internal SATA Connections

    Hey, I run into a issue when booting into the Mac OS Catalina Installer it won't show me any internal SATA Connections only USB Connections and if I use an SATA to USB Adapter the HardDrive shows up and installation completes with no Errors, but if I plug the HardDrive back in it Bots HalfWay...
  2. CatalinaMan

    SATA drive uninitialized and won’t erase/format in Disk Utility when installing Big Sur

    I’m trying to install Big Sur via OC 0.7.5 on the following: CPU Intel Core i5 3550 @ 3.30GHz Ivy Bridge 22nm Technology Motherboard ASRock Z77 Pro4 (CPUSocket) Graphics Intel HD Graphics (ASRock) 8192MB ATI AMD Radeon R9 390 Series (MSI) Ethernet Realtek PCIe GbE Family...
  3. gabi256

    SATA drives not detected at all

    Hello, I am trying to install macOS Catalina and no matter what I do, Disk Utility (I've also verified with diskutil list in Terminal) does not detect any SATA drives. AHCI is enabled in the BIOS. I followed the Dortania OpenCore Install Guide. I tried: - a lot of kexts (SATA-Unsupported...
  4. miliuco

    AHCI Changes in Big Sur: Generic AHCI Controller and SATA Hot Plug

    Big Sur has removed the AppleIntelPchSeriesAHCI class in AppleAHCIPort.kext so the Intel family AHCI drivers are no longer recognized as such and are shown as generic. Some users dislike seeing the Intel driver for a certain family come out as generic although this is a purely cosmetic issue...
  5. code4power

    doesn't see my internal SATA interface, on external USB my macOS works perfectly.

    Hello guys! it doesn't see my internal SATA interface, on external USB my macOS works perfectly. Can you help me please, how to fix this error, what I did wrong?
  6. sergi.color

    Motherboard with 10 SATA ports?

    Hi all, First time I write, although I have been a follower of this forum for a few months already. Thanks to all the advice here so far. Sorry if this question is repeated, I have searched but found it nowhere answered. Also the buyer's guide didn't help me on that: Is there a motherboard...
  7. aviwad

    Catalina installer can't find SSD in laptop

    Hello all! First post here. Sorry if something is wrong. My laptop (Acer Swift 3, 14-51), is generally working I think, because besides the Wi-Fi chip not working in macOS, everything else was supposed to work, but the installer cannot find my SSD! I created a Catalina installer using...
  8. stevenmunro

    << Solved >> Unable to detect other internal sata drives

    Hello I'm attempting to install Catalina on my HP Z240 workstation. ( So far I have been fairly successful, installed on NVMe drive, with Clover 5103. Boots fine, got sound, running an RX580 with dual displays. Happy as. But, I connected...
  9. joaopastor

    Gigabyte x58a bios - can't boot clover from disk

    Hi there, I've successfully installed my Mac Pro 5.1 with UniBeast. I can boot it successfully from USB drive, but I can't get it to boot from the hard drive. I have installed Clover in the HD EFI folder. My approach was, rather than run Multibeast, clone the USB EFI folder to the HD EFI...
  10. freesby

    NVMe vs SATA M.2 2280 SSD Mojave

    I was thinking about getting a 1TB SSD for my laptop. The question is what's better for Mojave, SATA or Nvme? What are the pros and cons?
  11. raultaboraz

    [Solved] stuck 4 minutes at Gigabyte bios screen

    Hi all, I have a strange problem when I turn on my hackintosh. I am stuck about 4 minutes at this screen before showing Clover. Since now my Sierra build was absolutely perfect. I had sleep / wake up, cpu states, audio after sleep, NvMe full speed and it was perfect. If I wait these 4...
  12. AaronVey22

    [HELP] SSD not booting

    So, my Toshiba Satellite C650-06E will not boot from my SSD when i have clover installed on it. It will just completely skip booting from my SSD and go to NetBoot. So i have to insert my USB drive, which REALLY annoys me. also my ssd is formatted as gpt with apfs
  13. Nyak

    Architecture Couldn’t Be Recognized (PMC_BOOT_42 = 0x00000013)

    I’m doing a fresh install on new NAND M.2 drive, running on the Rehabman branch of Clover v2.4k r4444 due to a previous kernel cache error I just resolved. Another post indicated disabling SATA in the peripherals tab of my BIOS would solve the problem, but it just resulted in a different cause...
  14. Bz16

    [Solved?] i5-8400 on H310 M-ITX: Advices appreciated on First Build

    Hi, I decided that I will try to build a medium-duty machine (no gaming/intensive job/OC) that can fit into a Mac Mini enclosure to replace my veteran mid-11 MBA. Let's not talk about Mac Mini enclosure for a while (cooling is rather hard XD) but the key components themselves. I will use this...
  15. sluisga

    USB SSD install not working when moved to SATA port

    Hi I managed to install a working High Sierra install using an SSD drive connected by USB. When I moved the SSD to the SATA port to run the system faster, the drive is visible in the BIOS and even loads the clover boot loader, however once loading after a while the apple boot logo changes to a...
  16. charlesbelisle

    [SOLVED] Internal SATA HDD sometimes not recognized by Disk Utility

    Hi, I'm on Sierra 10.12.6 and am pretty much impressed by the capabilities of a Hackintosh. I have a major problem though : my second drive (HDD 4 TB WD Black) is some times recognized by the OS / Disk Utility, but sometimes it isn't.. When it's connected, it often disconnect itself all by...
  17. Ilikecheese789

    Prohibited symbol and corrupt text

    Ok so i recently learned about hackintoshes and decided to make one myself. Here's the problem... When i first tried installing MacOS (after activating USB injection and ownership) i got a ''prohibited logo appearing''. Did a bit of research (correct me if im wrong) but apparently that can be...
  18. JingleDjango

    SATA III Controller Cards - IOCrest SI-PEX40062

    There are many chipsets and manufacturers. Forum threads offer conflicting advice. I do not need RAID support. I simply want to up my internal port count with good throughput for any additional storage. The card I'm leaning towards based on price, features and availability is the IOCrest...
  19. DerToaster

    HighSierra Boot Problem

    hello, I have some trouble with the new HighSierra 10.13. My System: Gigabyte GA EX58 UD4P Intel i7 920 Nvidia GTX 760 The problem is, that my harddrives are not recognized when they are connected via SATA. The problem started with formatting the drives with diskutility booted from bootstick...
  20. Kallator

    [Solved] Hight Sierra unable to mount 2nd HDD

    I finally managed to install High Sierra on my old machine after what felt like a hundred tries. I had near to no problems with Sierra, but now i am not able to mount my secondary HDD. - Board is a Gigabyte GA-H61N-USB3 - Primary harddisk is a Kingston SSD, secondary a WD 1TB HDD - after login...