1. pogloblin0

    HP Pavilion 15-n055sr MacOS installation

    Hello! I apologize in advance for any spelling mistakes as I am from Russia. I have a 2013 HP Pavilion 15-n055sr laptop and I'm interested in installing macOS on it. I would like to know which version is best to install. I use my laptop for study and simple games. Specifications below: CPU -...
  2. Snooze986

    << Solved >> No SSD detected when installing

    Hello guys, I was trying to install macOS Monterey today, using OpenCore 0.7.5. It boot well on the installer and everything is going well until I have to select the drive where macOS will be installed. No SSD are detected at this point. Only the USB key where the installer is (Same using the...
  3. trs96

    New SSDs added to the recommended list of the Buyer's Guide

    If you are planning on buying a new SSD for a build or replacing an older drive in your current build, this is some important information you should know about. vit9696 had this...
  4. 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...
  5. 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.
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. buccky

    SSD not recognized by BIOS

    Hello there, I have managed to install MacOs Sierra on my Asus X550vc, but the thing is I am only able to boot into it by Clover installed on USB. I have installed clover bootloader to the SSD MacOs is on, but the whole SSD is not recognized by my BIOS. I am clueless, what can I do about it...
  18. minhnhat2000

    Addlink S70 compatibility?

    Hi guys, so I’ve been looking for an affordable good ssd for my Dell XPS 15 9750, I have found the Addlink S70 1TB, but wondering about its compatibility with Catalina. Does anybody here have tried it, what’s the result? Thanks a lot
  19. samrhymes

    Best software for imaging a Hackintosh drive when upgrading to an SSD

    Hi there, I am new to the world of Hackintoshing and this forum so I'm sorry if its in the wrong place. I just built my first Hackintosh (Lenovo 1440p Laptop) and I want to upgrade its HHD to an SSD soon. Is there a tool or any easy way to make an exact copy of the current Lenovo HDD with all...
  20. Rodolfo2909

    Help, clover doesn't load on my ssd.

    Greetings. My configuration is as follows: Motherboard: Asrock h61m-vg3 CPU: i5 2500 GPU: RX 470 XFX 4GB Ram: 8 gb Storage: SSD TeamGroup GX1 120GB Power Supply: Cooler Master 550w OS: macOS Mojave My problem is the following. I have successfully installed macOS Mojave on my SSD, but after...