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  1. NewtMostly

    OC Big Sur black screen / nvme issues

    My Open Core Big Sur installation goes black for a few seconds to a minute after at the login screen, then okay. So does my Clover Catalina on a separate drive on same machine. I did actually get a boot up when it didn't do that - after changing the AAPL,ig-platform-id from 07009B3E to...
  2. dada2

    Migrating to new SSD

    Hi all. I've been happily running a Hackintosh for about two years now, everything working perfectly. I'm planning to upgrade my M.2 SSD soon, so I've been wondering what would be an appropriate migration path. My idea is as follows: 1. install new SSD alongside old 2. partition it so there's...
  3. T1pek

    New Samsung 980 SSD compatibility

    Hello guys. Does any one tried new Samsung 980 (not pro version) with Hackintosh ? Should I expect any troubles with this SSD. If yes what is the best SSD for Hackintosh ? Thanks for reply.
  4. maxxx

    MacOs Big Sur - Hackintosh - Gigabyte Z590I - SSD high wear level

    Hello, I've been successfully installing Big Sur 11.2.3 on my system as the following: System: CPU: Intel i9-10900 Motherboard: Gigabyte Z590i Aorus Ultra RAM: 64GB Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR4-3200 Storage: ADATA SX8200PNP 512GB Config: Bootloader: OpenCore 0.6.7 SMBIOS: iMacPro1,1...
  5. Lucioconner

    Custom SSD in MacBook Pro A1708 Help my please

    Hi guys, I wanted to ask you for a little help, I know maybe I'm not in the right forum, but it's more likely people who can help me with my problem. I have a 2017 MacBook Pro (A1708) and I upgraded the ssd, from 128 gb to 512, by installing a Sabrent Rocket Nano, with an adapter ... I installed...
  6. Spigaw

    Upgrading a Mac Mini (late 2014) to a combo SSD + HDD

    Hey there people! Maybe some experts around here will be able to help me, as I could not find a definitive answer anywhere about this issue. I recently bought a Mac Mini (late 2014), with these characteristics. I want to upgrade it to a combo SSD + HDD because you know why, but I can't find...
  7. loadingsound

    Lenovo Ideapad 330s-15IKb - yes or no?

    Hi everyone! I have my laptop - Lenovo Ideapad 330s-15IKB. It's based on an Intel Core i5-8250U @ 1.6 GHz, 8GB Ram, Radeon HD 540 / Intel UHD 620 and SSD. Is it compatible with Hackintosh? I'm new here, so I can ask you some silly questions)) sorry) Are there any success installations on the...
  8. wutkernel

    Clover starting up but not recognizing MacOS drives

    Been running High Sierra on a Samsung EVO SSD for a little over two years now side by side with another EVO that has Windows. Everything worked great. Do my video editing on the Hackintosh during the day, switch over to game on Windows some nights. No big issues for two years. I didn't change...
  9. Gutz_Otoole

    Boot HDD to SSD, Clone or Restore? (High Sierra)

    I've been putting this off for ages, but yesterday a windfall rekindled my interest. I received a refund from Amazon in the form of a gift card. I'm tempted to spend it on a 1TB SSD (2.5" form factor) and use it to speed up my old reliable 10.13.6 hack that also boots Win10 from another HDD...
  10. jhacked

    Slow Catalina on i5-6500 Desktop after some months (slow ssd speed almost for sure)

    Hi everyone, I finally decided to write something here (this is my first post) in order to seek help to do some good to my Hackintosh. I installed macOS Catalina 10.15.5 this August. I was astonished by its speed compared to my 2017 MacBook and so I decided to use it for work. Things went south...
  11. Gaia1405

    << Solved >> Mojave 10.14.6 freezing with SSD

    Hi everyone, today i was trying to install mojave 10.14.6, but the installer just freezes, sometimes in the language chooser and sometimes during the first installation. The point is, when i unplugged the SSD from sata port and tried to install mojave directly in another pen drive, it goes...
  12. TechTubeCentral

    Bluetooth Stopped Working. Switched back SSD, still not working.

    TLDR: Upgraded NVME, bluetooth stopped working even with copied files. Switched back NVME, still not working. Context: I recently ordered a new WD SN750 NVME SSD. I have a 970 EVO but was running out of storage. 1. I made a backup disk bundle with carbon copy cloner to my secondary SSD. 2...
  13. 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...
  14. endryha

    nvm.e m2 ssd via pci-e adapter

    Hello, I am considering to upgrade my Hackintosh with a fast nvm.e SSD plugged into the PCI-e adapter. My motherboard GIGABYTE GA-Z97X-UD7 doesn't have an m2 slot, so, it looks like a PCI-e adapter is the only way to go. I am considering to buy something like Samsung Evo 970 and PCI-e adapter...
  15. Behzadsh

    Add old Hackintosh SSD to current Hackintosh caused OS to not boot

    Hi everyone, Yesterday my old build (GA-H77-DS3H | i5 3570K) died. I took out my SSD and connect it to the newer build (Gigabyte Z390 UD | i5 8400) to retrieve some files and stuff. In the clover menu, boot options (macOS, recovery, FileVault) for both builds shown. When I select macOS from...
  16. janlin0116

    Error loading operating system

    Hi, nice to meet you guys. Here is my build. CPU:i7-9700k MB:Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Elite RAM:Crucial DDR4 2666 16GB*2 SSD1:Samsung EVO 970 plus 250GB (for OS) SSD2:Samsung EVO 970 plus 250GB (WIN10 installed) GPU:MSI RX580 8G (bought, still on delivery) POWER: Antec 650W CASE:NZXT H510 Now I'm...
  17. philament23

    Upgrading old CPU and Motherboard and transferring over SSD/OS without clean install

    Hi, first post here. I'm looking to upgrade my old system, sporting the Gigabyte GA-H87-D3H and Intel i5-4570 to a recent recommended build on here, specifically to a Gigabyte Z390 AORUS Pro Wifi and Intel core i5-9600K. I'll obviously have to upgrade the memory too, and some other things, but...
  18. Piero2411

    << Solved >> Can't start install Catalina on ssd nvme

    Hello, I'm trying to install mac os Catalina on my new Samsing 970 EVO Plus. After preparing the BIOS and USB I started the installation process and when I select the target disk in the mac os installation user interface the screen returns to the mac os utility without any error message. And...
  19. ryanncollins

    Disk I/O Error, Uninitialized SSD

    Hello, I have a hard drive and an SSD connected via SATA AHCI. I boot into the installer, I get a bunch of ''disk0 I/O error'' messages in verbose. When I check disk utility, my 120gb Sandisk SSD is ''uninitialized'' even though I formatted it with HFS+ using Paragon Partition Manager. I can't...
  20. Xbit18

    How to transfer successful HDD install on SSD?

    Hi everyone, I finally managed to install High Sierra on a spare HDD I had laying around. Audio works, ethernet works, GPU card works and is recognized by the system. It seems to work perfectly so far. Now, let's say I want to "transfer" this installation on an SSD bought specifically for this...
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