snow leopard

  1. Astoli

    "OSX is already installed on this Mac" El Capitan

    Hi everyone, the other day I'm going to make a El Capitan usb flash drive with Unibeast on Snow Leopard. All right, installation finished, okay ... little problem installing Clover, I had to do it manually.I took the computer and plugged the usb pendrive into the bios, all ok and I started El...
  2. digocrazy

    Problems with Snow Leopard installation (Sabertooth z77)

    Hello, I'm trying to finish the installation of Snow Leopard but I'm facing a problem. I even finish the installation, the problem is when I try to update. I install the 10.6.8 Combo and before the reboot I install the Multibeast-Snow Leopard 3.10.1, so when I reboot, the computer gets stuck...
  3. LeeRogers123

    Stuck at Apple Logo during install

    I'm attempting my first Hackintosh. I'm using a Retail DVD Snow Leopard 10.6.3. I've set up my BIOS as instructed. When I use iBoot 3.3.0 and try to install SL, it pops up the gray apple logo screen and doesn't progress. I tried -x -v and it loads the white text but then the screen goes...
  4. Troik

    10.6.8 ComboUpdate forces Reboot

    hey there, i have a little problem installing macosx (https://tonymacx86.blogspot.de/2010/04/iboot-multibeast-install-mac-os-x-on.html?m=1). Everything works fine until I want to install the ComboUpdate-hardly before the installation is finished, the system freezes and the grey underlay message...
  5. ElCapitanWOW

    Recommended GPU for OSX 10.6 Snow Leopard?

    Hi, this is my first thread on this forum, so go easy on me :) I been wanting to dip my toes in the world that is the Hackintosh for a while. I've never done a Hackintosh install myself, so I need the easiest route to Snow Leopard possible. I've got everything I need (including a dead B&W G3...
  6. thisguyiknow

    Someone please tell me why 10.6.8 won't work with HD3000 GPU

    Intel dq77kb thin mini itx It seems to be the clear consensus that getting HD3000 to work in Snow Leopard is some 'holy grail' of impossibility. I just cannot understand why--- I have read in numerous threads in a variety of forums (this one, insanely etc...) that Intel HD3000 graphics are...
  7. Brendan_rol

    Nooby Install HP Elitebook 2540p help?

    Salutations hackintosh community I have just recently acquired an HP laptop and a few other things and wondering the best way for me to get to el capitan+? I bought a new 1TB hard drive (not yet in use) to put in, a logitech gaming mouse and an 8GB thumb drive. I own a macbook at with Lion on...
  8. Xyla

    Cannot get Snow Leopard to run on Gigabyte GA-Z68MA-D2H-B3

    Hi, this is my first post here but I've been using this site's guides and software for a few years now. I successfully used a Mavericks/Yosemite Haswell machine without issue, but now I have decided to build a Snow Leopard machine and it is not going well. I am using a Gigabyte GA-Z68MA-D2H-B3...
  9. Josh5786

    Can't get MSI GeForce GT 610 Graphics working on Snow Leopard

    Hi, I am trying to get an Asus H81M-C with an Intel i3-4170 working on Snow Leopard. It works great, the only thing that doesn't work is the graphics card, which is a MSI GeForce GT 610. When I put the NVEnabler.kext in System/Library/Extensions, all the computer does is either throw up a kernel...
  10. limeblack

    Hot Swap HDs Between Hackintosh and Mac Pro

    I would like to hot swap HDs between a hackintosh and mac pro. I'm not certain what this would be called or if there are articles on this. What system would be advised? Is this even possible? I figured maybe if I put the kexts and dsdt on a boot cd or boot thumb drive it might be possible...
  11. Matherox

    IBoot 3.30 Snow Leopard stuck at Apple logo boot screen

    I am installing Snow Leopard on an HP Pavilion computer with a wiped hard drive (wiped with DBan). I already configured the BIOS, and launched IBoot. I put in the Snow Leopard installation disk, and am using the boot flag GraphicsEnabler=No. Any other boot flag doesn't do anything and just puts...
  12. wymillerlinux

    Upgrading to El Capitan - Need Advice/Help

    Hello all, First off, I hope I'm posting in the correct section. If a moderator moves me, that would be helpful. Thank you tonymacx86 and moderators for the wonderful forum. Okay, so I'm on Mac OS X Snow Leopard (10.6.8) and I'm looking to upgrade (to El Capitan) via bootable USB. But I'm...
  13. rsf3077

    Clean Install Issue (Snow Leopard)

    I've been using a Hackintosh build on 10.8.2 Mountain Lion for the past few years and decided it was finally time to attempt upgrading to Sierra, but I'm running into issues at every turn. I'm using the hardware listed, and here is what I have attempted so far: Seeing that Sierra supposedly...
  14. babu98712

    Snow Leopard on Toshiba Satellite U505, stuck on grey screen with spinning beachball

    I'm trying to install Snow Leopard on my Toshiba Satellite U505 (4GB RAM, Intel Pentium, Intel Mobile Chipset 4, I believe were the specs) But whenever I try to boot, it will get past the Mac logo but then only show a mouse on a grey screen. Is there anything I'm doing wrong or do I need another...
  15. aaronhong13

    Snow Leopard 10.6.8 to El Capitan Issues - Possibly Clover

    Hello guys, I have an issue that I'm running into and after searching for many hours on how to fix it, I have decided to try to post to this wonderful sub-****** requesting help from the experts that are here. I currently have Snow Leopard 10.6.8 running on my Hackintosh build, but the only...
  16. torty

    SSD compatibility with Snow Leopard

    Hi guys, my first (and the only) build was working fine... until yesterday. :silent: :banghead::banghead::banghead: At this moment I need to reinstall all my system and sw, due to a failure of the HD. :( My build is limited to Snow Leopard 10.6.8 due to compatibility with ProTools HD 8 (and the...
  17. DKL123

    Age of OS influences compatibility and performance?

    Do newer versions of Mac OS have better compatibility in general? But are they "heavier"? I have a vaio notebook with a pretty weak processor (P6000) so I thought about installing snow leopard for better performance. Would I have more stuff working if I used mountain lion, for example? Computer...
  18. JaapKnasterhuis

    Snow Leopard Dvd is not available anymore

    Hi I'm a Newbee, When I wanted to purchase the snow leopard dvd, it is nog available anymore (in Europe) I can only purchase a contentcode for Mountain Lion. Because I want to make a build from scratch I need SL for iBoot. Is it posible to download (for example by a friend) El Capitain and use...
  19. pabloduggan

    64 bit SL on Asus P5B

    Hi everyone! So I'm having trouble getting my SL hackintosh to work on 64 bit. I have used multibeast with success to have a stable, functioning 32 bit machine. Now, if I try installing the 64 bit kernel provided by multibeast with graphicsenabler = yes then the machine stops booting at the...
  20. scomb09

    Dual Booting OS X Versions

    I would like to update my hackintosh to bring it up to speed and add the new features of el Capitan. My current build is running snow leopard and is comprised of the following: GIGABYTE GA-Z68X-UD7-B3 Intel Core i7-2600K GIGABYTE ATI Radeon HD6870 Corsair Vengeance Blue 16 GB DDR3 SDRAM I have...
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