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  1. N8261D

    (Upgrading?) GPU in Ivy Bridge System

    Hello all. I currently am running Mojave 10.14.2 and am using a GT 740 SC which worked OOB. My brother needs a GPU and I found a GTX 650 TI and was wondering if that is compatible with macOS Mojave OOB, or if I need kexts or a patched DSDT, etc. Obviously if it requires web drivers then it is...
  2. 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...
  3. leech3r

    Need advice upgrading

    I have a hackint0sh on a Gigabyte Z68 GA-Z68MA-D2H-B3 with 16 MB memory, and an intel i5 3.29. It has been working flawless for the last 5 years, maybe more. I want to upgrade it, install the latest OSX and maybe add a video card. Right now I use the motherboard's video as it was the most...
  4. JJBobby

    << Solved >> How to upgrade a Hackintosh's Graphics Card

    Hello Guys.. Im new when it comes to making a hackintosh and my very first build was as follows: Intel i5 8600k (6 core) Asus ROG Strix Z-370 G Gaming Wifi 2x8GB DDR4 Corsair 3000Mhz 120 GB Kingston SSD for MacOs Zotac Nvidia 750 ti 2gb Card I was able to successfully able to install MacOs...
  5. Wtfmac

    iMac replacement Light gaming/Logic Pro X parts list

    So here's the deal I am using a late 2013 27 inch iMac with 24GB ram 1TB HDD I want to upgrade to something faster and more up to date. I use Logic Pro X and I want to play X-plane 11. My current iMac can handle Logic for the most part. But it can't play x-plane. I am currently using High...
  6. mattbatt

    Is now the time?

    What would you do in my situation? I've run a successful hack 8 years but recently purchased an AMD Vega Frontier and tried to upgrade to Mojave to use it. Upgrade was successful but couldn't get the AMD GPU to work (video output was only a 1" x 2" square in the center of the monitor even with...
  7. brownknee

    Update from 10.10.1 - In need of advice

    Hello, I built my Hackintosh about 4 years ago and upon completion I installed 10.10.1. It was my first build so I was (and still am) nervous about updating it to a more current version of MAC OSX. I mostly use my machine for my artwork, however I do play games via "Steam" on it from time to...
  8. Rux

    Upgrade from Sierra to Mojave failing to boot into installer

    Hey People! After lots of research and thinking if I should upgrade I made the choice that I have to, as Sketch (vector design app) stopped support for older versions and I had no other choice other than start the upgrade. I did follow this guide precisely, and all went well with downloading...
  9. shllghst

    Upgrade to Mojave from Sierra : failed verifying firmware

    Hello, I have a hackintosh with the following hardware: MB: Gigabyte B250M-DS3H CPU: i5-6500 3.2 GHz GPU: ATI Radeon HD5870 (1 GB) It works well on Sierra (never try High Sierra) but it failed to upgrade to Mojave. This is what I try : Update Clover Configurator (5.3.2.0) Load values in...
  10. clarkdv

    H61N-USB3 upgrading from i3 to i5

    I have a Gigabyte H61N-USB3 with a i3-2105 currently running High Sierra. I'm about to remove the i3 and install a i5-3570K. Is that all I need to do or do I need to set anything differently in the BIOS? Thanks!
  11. nomad411

    Switching from my Nvidia 750Ti to Sapphire Pulse Radeon RX580

    Time to upgrade, and decided I,d switch to Radeon since it's supposedly easier on OS upgrades.. Is there some guide that I've missed? Random posts seem to say that it's either a quick swap, delete Nvidia drivers and go go go , OR I have to compile WhateverGreen from scratch. Confusing. Am...
  12. Dasbrit

    Upgrading to Mac Os 10.11.6

    Hi I know there is upgrade guides, but what is the simplest way to upgrade from 10.10 to 10.11. I've upgraded it from 10.9 to 10.10 using multibeast, and upgrading to 10.11 now uses Clover (I'm a little behind the ball on this). What is the easiest (step by step) way to upgrade to clover and...
  13. TurboPablo

    Will I be able to install macOS Mojave on a i5-6600 based system?

    Hello I am looking to upgrade from macOS Sierra 10.12.5 (which was very stable for me except I couldn't get iMessage to work) to macOS Mojave, but I am worried about things going wrong such as not being able to boot, lack of audio, non working NVidia drivers since it's my main machine and only...
  14. clarkdv

    H61N-USB3-Upgrade CPU or GPU?

    I have a Gigabyte H61N-USB3 Hackintosh running Sierra on a i3 CPU with 8GB RAM. It runs just fine and does most everything I want it to do, however, I'm doing more and more small Final Cut Pro X projects on it and rendering and exporting are a bit slow. I currently have NO separate GPU card and...
  15. wavecraftproject

    Upgrade/Clean Install to Mojave or High Sierra from Mavericks for a Sandy Bridge i7 system

    Hi I would like to install/upgrade my Mavericks to a new version of OSX cause some of my Audio software doesn't work anymore (I am a composer working with high end audio software, some of the latest versions of my sample libs software like VSL VI PRO or the new version of Cubase 9.5 are not...
  16. Power-Pill

    How Hard to Upgrade from 4930k to E5-2687W v2

    I have a x79 system, with a Rampage IV Black Edition, and a Intel 4930k. I want to put a Xeon processor in, like the E5-2687W v2 8-core processor, or maybe even the 10-core Xeon for that chipset. How difficult will this be? Can I just swap em and double check BIOS settings, or will Clover get...
  17. zipb

    Piece of cake

    Easiest upgrade ever. Upgraded my kexts to the latest via the very handy new option in Clover Config, then downloaded the Mojave installer from the App Store. Compressed a copy, and then ran the installer. Bunch of reboots(I wasn't paying much attention, so I ended up booting from my NVME HS...
  18. soundude

    High Sierra Successful upgrade from El Capitan

    Not sure if this is the right place, but here goes. The system: GA-Z87X-UD3H i5 3.0 GHz, pre Ivy Lake 12GB RAM 1600 DDR3 CPU Based intel HD graphics 4600 Defined as an iMac 14,2 I had a very stable version of El Capitan running. Only some shutdown issues due to the Avid CoreAudio Plugin...
  19. dandi98

    Update 10.13.6 failed - gIOScreenLockState 3

    Hello everyone, I'm trying to get around from 10.13.5 to 10.13.6 without any success. I click on MACOS Install Data to continue the update and at the end of the process I find myself with the error posted in the screen and then I load the screen with a black background. My graphics card is a...
  20. Fauna

    [Solved] Boot disk not seen by EFI Mounter / CC after CPU / Motherboard Upgrade..

    Ok, I'm super stuck here so thanks in advance for your patience / help.. I recently upgraded my motherboard and cpu from z270 and 7700k to Maximus Hero X and 7800k. I noticed that I no longer could mount my OSX drive to edit plist etc but otherwise everything ran well. This morning I updated...
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