1. AndrewShostak

    Which smbios should I use?

    Hi everyone, I am using iMac18,1 smbios, but I think that is not the best solution. Which smbios you can suggest to me? my specifications: Laptop: Acer Swift 3 SF314-52 CPU: Intel core i3-7130U @ 2.70 GHz (Kaby Lake) GPU: Intel HD 620 RAM: 8.00 GB DDR4 SSD: 128 GB Sorry for my English :)
  2. RandomNumber

    Will OpenCore allow unsupported SMBIOS to work on Catalina

    Question is relative to my legacy EX58-UD3R with a Xeon 5650 rig. My best SMBIOS has always been MacPro 5,1. That was deemed unsupported in Catalina. I installed Catalina using Clover by switching to iMac14,2 SMBIOS. It works but does not function as well as MacPro 5,1 did. Especially in that...
  3. andreicr

    SMBIOS changes not taking effect

    I set up my Hackintosh (Catalina, Clover) yesterday, and I am trying to change its SMBIOS settings, to show a different model. I used the Clover Configurator and followed the instructions online, but even after restarting, it still shows 2013 model. Is there anything I can do to make the change...
  4. geoffoliver

    Possible to test drive a different SMBIOS?

    Can I swap my SMBIOS (on a thumb drive so I don't bork my machine, of course) without also needing to sign out of all the iCloud stuff, or is that not an option? I recently got a update on a post that I figured was dead, and I want to try out what the person suggested, which is switching my...
  5. gabevf

    MacPro7,1 SMBIOS on High Sierra

    Hi y'all, is it possible (or advisable) to do this? I'm currently running iMacPro1,1 on Clover + Lilu, w/ an x299 CPU and 3x Nvidia GPU's. Thanks!
  6. Graaanityy

    Booting into Big Sur Installer ends up in black screen

    Hey folks, due to the release of macOS Big Sur I created a USB installer by using createinstallmedia command. I followed Dortanias OpenCore Guide to create a good EFI and to get the right SSDTs, drivers and kexts I need. Even Sanity Checker says everything is OK. When I'm trying to boot into...
  7. batareya16

    Every time need select SMBIOS > Product name

    Successfully installed Mojave 10.14.6, but every time in Clover I need to select Product name in SMBIOS, add random letter and then remove it. Otherwise it prints : Unsupported component ASROCK A320M-ITX (Motherboard). what could be the problem? Because I don't change product name. Here is my...
  8. BombusHypnorum

    Any issues using an old system definition if everything is working perfectly?

    Hello all, This is my first post. I’ve just finished setting up my first Hackintosh and have a Mojave system that seems to be running macOS 10.14.6 perfectly. Initially, I went with a system definition of iMac14,2 however this gave me some problems (specifically with quicklook and finder not...
  9. felipeip

    RAM ERROR on SMBIOS 7.1 (Solved)

    Hello friends. Some months ago I am in Catalina 10.15 osx, everything flows perfect, I used the "Catalina Vanilla" method and everything is fine, I changed graphics to AMD with a Radeon VII because before I used "Nvidia GTX 980 ti" because since Mojave there is no Drive support update by Nvidia...
  10. YeasirAraFath


    I Intel® Core™ i5-7500 Processor 6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz Which imac should i choose? I dont understand i choose imac 18.3 bt graphic is grayscale :( what to do?
  11. Z0HAN

    [IGPU] Would somebody please patch a framebuffer for me? (Mojave)

    Hi, My Build i5-8400 UHD 630 Graphics ASUS PRIME B360M-A I recently installed macOS Mojave on my Hackintosh. I fixed many problems but I can't figure this one out at all. Integrated graphics isn't working (Shows 7MB). I read a lot about Framebuffer patching but it has driven me nuts. I will...
  12. power911

    << Solved >> SMBIOS - iMac19,1 RX580 dual display Catalina

    Hello! I've a question. Here is my hardware list: Intel Core i9-9900K, 3.6GHz, 16MB Asus ROG Z390 MAXIMUS XI CODE SSD Samsung 970 PRO 512GB PCIe x4 NVMe SSD Samsung 850 Pro sapphire Radeon RX 580 NITRO+ 8GB Noctua NH-D15 SeaSonic Prime Platinum 1300W Ballistix Ballistix Sport LT, DDR4, 32...
  13. anwarshah

    Can't use SMBIOS 18,2/18,3 though Hackintool suggests so

    Hi, I'm very new to this Hackintosh things (been using only 2 months) and the discovery is really amazing. I want to thanks all the devs, contributors of this forum without whom Hackintosh would not be possible. I've read some of the basic guides and slowly understanding the works. However, I...
  14. Stivenko

    Fix iMessage!

    Hi There, I just installed macOS High Sierra On My PC! Everything Works Except iMessage & FaceTime. (Even iCloud & App Store Are Working) I Have A Realtek RTL 8168 & A Wireless Adapter (TP-LINK WN822N). I have no cable connected to the ethernet and I'm using the wireless adapter. can someone...
  15. samanfield

    Smbios Mojave Nuc6i5syh

    I have successfully installed Mojave on my Intel Nuc6i5syh. My hardware: Nuc6i5syh 16GB Ram Seagate 500gb Evo 970 nvme m.2 Apple LED Cinema Display Clover EFI Partition Mojave AFPS Partition My system is running fine however I have selected smbios as iMac 14,2 so about my mac shows imac...
  16. A.Tony

    Hackintosh works perfectly but i havent chosen a SMBIOS. Which should i choose?

    I have the following setup: Asus Z390-A i7 8700K Asus Strix Vega 56 Samsung NVME M.2 Benq EW3270U My question is, my hackintosh works almost perfectly fine exept for the JPF preview issue. Now i realized i havent chosen a SMBIOS Device yet and need help choosing one so i can fix the JPG...
  17. Cottoncandy98

    SMBIOS in config.plist not showing correctly in About This Mac

    Hello! I installed high Sierra 10.13.6 to a internal ssd drive and I copied the EFI folder from usb stick into the ssd drive. In config.plist I chose MacBook Pro 15,1 but the system shows iMac 27inch late 2012. Would it be the reason why the frame buffer still is 7MB? Thanks in advance for help!
  18. elDavey

    Need Help selecting the best SMBIOS

    Need help to select the best smbios based on my specifications, I'm not an expert but thanks to the heaven im being able to use a my computer as a hackintosh since mavericks, I used to use the MacbookPro11,2 smbios until Mojave (my actual system) here I started to try with diferent smbios and...
  19. cmc79

    Would updating SMBIOS help?

    Hi guys, I'm getting jittery playback on media since upgrading to Mojave (yes, I know I'm silly. I have a GTX 760 and I [now] know the drivers are sub-par and there are no web drivers). Since upgrading my kit (current specs as listed) there's no change in the jittery playback. Will soon be...
  20. ZdzislawPomata

    DSDT vs Kexts vs SMBIOS vs MultiBeast

    Hi guys, I'm pretty fresh to hack mac world. However I was already able to craft fully functional i5-4670K + Z87-Plus, i5-8600K + Z370n Wifi and less functional i3-8100 + B360n Wifi (got all working but on iMac 14,2 SMBIOS) (now working on i3-8100 + B360M-ITX/AC). I've already bumped into...