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  1. ElKinesis

    Is it worth switching to Yosemite just for GPU support?

    Here's my perdicament. I've had my Hackintosh for a few years now, and I finally chose to upgrade my graphics card this last weekend. What I ended up with is a refurb NVIDIA GTX 760 Ti, as it should be compatible OOB with 10.9.5 Mavericks. However, upon further research, I've found that a GTX...
  2. ered

    Clover won't upgrade

    So yeah, today I wanted to upgrade my clover hackintosh to El Capitan, unfortunately it stayed stuck at the loading screen. When I tried to boot in verbose mode I got this error: When I searched for the error, I just found 1 person with the same error but there wasn't a solution. I hope really...
  3. optikai

    Upgrading motherboard and CPU - Do I really have to reinstall????

    Hello everyone, I am upgrading from a: Gigabyte GA-Z68XP-UD4 with a Intel i7-2700K to a Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming GT with a Intel i7-4790K ____________________________________________ My question is if I can do the upgrade, but not do a total complete reinstall? :banghead: I have an...
  4. FFKH

    Upgrade Mavericks to Yosemite on a Mavericks/Win10 Dual Boot System

    Since Office 2016 came out, I wanted to get it but seeing you need 10.10 minimum I thought of upgrading. I downloaded the Yosemite update from the App Store and went through the process, it restarts telling me the install will continue on after the restart, but I just restart back into my...
  5. KingBfire

    Thunderbolt PCIe Upgrade - Gigabyte Z87X-UD5H

    Hello @all, I want to run the brand-new Focusrite Clarett 8 Pre Thunderbolt Interface but my Motherboard has no thunderbolt connector. So my idea is to buy a thunderbolt pcie card so it will be possible to run the audio interface.... for example the Asus Thunderboltex II or the HP Thunderbolt...
  6. dschadt

    Boot Failure After RAM Upgrade

    Hello, I've had a stable build running for almost two years, and recently decided to add an additional 16GB of RAM to my existing 16GB. I bought the exact same kind of RAM as was already in the machine. After adding the new memory, the machine fails to boot - won't even go to BIOS, and...
  7. steveharman

    Can I update to 10.10 form 10.8.5 via software update?

    Hi, I'm happily running OSX 10.8.5, but increasingly I'm coming across apps which require 10.9 or even 10.10. Software Update shows that Yosemite is available to download.... but can I use Software Update on my Hackintosh to update the OS to 10.10? I couldn't find any "Updating Guides"...
  8. mrchow19910319

    Duo Boot Hackintosh Build questions. Please Help!

    Hello Guys, this is my upcoming build. I am going to customize a duo-boot Hackintosh. 2 SSD for the operating systems. HDDs for the data as well as TimeMachine. At listed I have two questions I wanna ask. Any suggestions will help. Thanks! Components: • SSD1 120G OS X System • SSD2 120G...
  9. amrinpek

    Install new version of Chimera on EFI Partition

    Hi! Everyone. I have hackintosh that already runs on Mavericks. I follow this guide for make my HD7750 works with Chimera http://www.tonymacx86.com/general-help/115818-install-bootloader-extra-efi-partition.html Today, I decided to upgrade to Yosemite. So, I make my Unibeast USB Installer and...
  10. miguelangelch94

    First Build - Upgrade PC Hackintosh

    Hello, This is my actual computer: Processor: Intel i5 4570 Haswell 4th Gen Motherboard: Gigabyte H81M-D2V Rev. 01 Memory: 16 GB DDR3 Dual Graphic Card: ATI Radeon HD 6770 PCI-E x16 Hard Disk: 750GB SATA3 The problems are: The graphic Card doesn't work well with Yosemite 10.10, 10.10.1...
  11. toms900

    Problem Updating From Mavericks to Yosemite

    I hope this is the right place to post this. So I finally decided to update my computer. I used the latest version of Unibeast to create my bootable drive. When I try booting from it without making my USB the main boot drive in the BIOS, I get a the error "Can't find mach_kernel." So then I...
  12. Gutz_Otoole

    CPU Upgrade

    I'm considering a processor upgrade. At a minimum I'll buy an Intel Core i5 3750K, or I may go for a Xeon E3-1230. Obviously the Xeon is a more radical jump, but it is slightly less expensive. Some people have described the E3-1230 as an i7 without on-chip video, which I find attractive if true...
  13. N00Bster

    Upgrading

    i was think about upgrading from a series 6 motherboard to either a 8 or 9 series motherboard what would be my best option? Also how would I go about upgrading OS X on the new motherboard?
  14. tomersh44

    Upgrading my Hardware

    Hi All my system is based on: Motherboard Gigabyte EP43-UD3L s775 C2Q 1333Mhz, Intel P43, DDRII 1333, PCI-E Prossesor Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550, 1333Mhz, s775, 12MB Tray Memory DDR II 800Mhz 2x2GB Samsung Value Hard disk Seagate 500GB 7200RPM, 16MB, SATA II ST3500418AS OS X 10.6.8 runs on iBoot +...
  15. Rasputine

    Clone an SSD

    Hi, My setting is working 100% but I am running out of space on my 120G SDD (half Win8.1, half OSX) Thinking of buying a Samsung EVO 250G. Any advice on the easy way to clone one drive to another? Is it possible? Will any of these work...
  16. nico412

    Slugnet video editor - 2014 update help

    Hi everyone, two years ago I went with the slugnet video editor golden build, it has served me well. I now want to upgrade it to 2014 standards. I need more video editing power especially to handle 4k footage :thumbup: I'm planning on buying the extra wide LG 34UM95-P display, so my gtx 580...
  17. CharlieRichhh

    Re-vamp an old Mac Mini (2006 Core 2 Duo!)

    Hello all, first forum post! So I joined these forums because I'm looking for a bit of advice. I recently acquired an old Mac Mini (2006 Model, specs here). It powers on, chimes and then flashes the folder icon at me which I'm pretty sure it means it just doesn't have an OS installed? My...
  18. intergalatico

    SL + W7 + Ubuntu: How to upgrade Ubuntu?

    Hello Folks, i have a working triple boot with Snow Leopard, Windows 7 and Ubuntu. I want to upgrade my Ubuntu Studio to the new version since my version is not supported anymore. How can I do the Upgrade without messing my Chameleon? I suppose that on the Ubuntu installing I have to check...
  19. jayscsi

    upgrade to 10.9 from 10.6.3

    I have installed Snow Leopard 10.6.3 on my laptop. when I update to 10.6.8 it does not load up correctly. If a friend downloaded Mavericks from the app store and put it on a disk or usb drive for me, could I install the Mavericks update through 10.6.3 using the Mavericks install guide? Also...
  20. sababa555

    Upgrading from 10.6.8 to 10.10.1 using unibeast method, issues

    Hi Guys, I am currently attempting to upgrade from 10.6.8 to 10.10.1 using the unibeast method. I have created a USB boot drive for OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 using the unibeast method, however, I cannot get my system to boot into the installer. My system just keeps restarting. What should I do?
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