1. Traj13

    << Solved >> Monterey and HD530 : Black Screen after boot

    Hello, I made a fresh Monterey 12.3.1 install on my old z170 build (gigabyte z170x-ud5-th - intel 6700k - HD530 - Opencore 079). Everything is working flawless except the HD530 integrated graphics (I also have a GTX710, but I don't want to use it). As I'm struggling since a few days, (it's...
  2. janthonys20

    Asus Z170 Deluxe OpenCore macOS 11 Big Sur

    Im starting a Build Thread for my system and I will update with more information as I can put it together. Im assuming you've already created a macOS USB using the proper avenue (meaning from a Mac using the Mac app store). The files I am going to attach are the completed build hot patched...
  3. Pablitos19882

    Problem with iGPU and Nvidia Z170, HD530

    Good afternoon, I tried from 3 days to install Catalina using OC 0.6.3. If I setup <key>PciRoot(0x0)/Pci(0x2,0x0)</key> <dict> <key>AAPL,ig-platform-id</key> <data>AQASGQ==</data> <key>framebuffer-patch-enable</key>...
  4. matt4077

    << Solved >> Big Sur / HD530 / OpenCore / Z170N Skylake

    Getting this to work was a rather annoying process, as countless threads asking for help attest to. I somehow trial-and-errored my way to a configuration that works better than ever before, including a 2640x1440 resolution on the DVI port that exceeds the maximum listed in Intel's specs. Even...
  5. workindog

    Do I have viable components? (Z170/Z270/6700K/GTX1070OC)

    Hi, new to the forum, and this is very much a feeler thread to see if the components I have on hand are viable to turn one of my machines. I've seen a number of these components in a few different buyers' guides here, so ultimately looking for a compatibility check across them, and any...
  6. CeeeWeee

    [Guide] Catalina Gigabyte Z170 HD3P + i7-6700K + Sapphire Pulse RX 580 8Gb

    First - there a good general guides already. Will concentrate on what worked for this specific setup. It is an older system and therefore some might need that. Fresh Install (upgrade is below) Create boot disk as stated here in the Update directly to MacOs Catalina thread Remember to use the...
  7. OndaRosa

    Upgrade from El Capitan to High Sierra / Mojave?

    Hi everyone, I’m seeking advice on the best way to upgrade my OS from El Capitan 10.11.5 to either High Sierra or Mojave without having to do a clean installation. Current Specs: Motherboard: Asus Z170 Sabertooth Mark 1 Graphics: GTX 970 CPU: Intel i7-6700K RAM...
  8. ABaller

    RX 580 and Mojave Upgrade to ASUS Z170 Deluxe Skylake System

    Build Refresh: ASUS Z170 Deluxe - i7-7600K - RX 580 Contents Components Backstory BIOS Settings Creating USB Installer Install Clover Install / Configure Wifi and Bluetooth Other Cleanup Summary What Works What Doesn't Work Updates ComponentsComponents Intel i7-6700K 4.00GHz...
  9. TimDrucker

    High Sierra Stopped Booting After 8 Months (stuck at apple screen)

    Hi guys, Am in a bit of a pickle here. Finished my first Hackintosh build around February this year and its all been running smoothly since; - Gigabyte Z170-XP - Intel i7 6700k - Corsair Vengence 2400mHz DDR4 - NVidia GTX 660Ti Except for one issue: After about 20minutes of use the...
  10. Otuku

    High Sierra Install: MACH Reboot (post install?)

    Hi people, I'm having an issue installing High Sierra onto new machine... Motherboard: ASUS Z170-PRO CPU: Intel i5-6600K (stock) Graphics card: ASUS Strix 1070, currently unplugged so using iGPU (Intel HD 530) Installing onto a 240GB WD SSD, which doesn't have any issues. The macOS installer...
  11. iLikeHackintosh

    Z170X-UD5 TH High Sierra tips and tricks

    Gigabyte Z170X-UD5 TH motherboard I decided to create a thread for Gigabyte Z170X-UD5 TH motherboard users. This motherboard comes with Thunderbolt support, which is great for building custom macOS computer. Gigabyte claims that Z170X-UD5 TH is World's First Intel® Thunderbolt™ 3 Certified...
  12. 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...
  13. tsm121

    [Solved] Black screen after changing from iMac 14,2 to 17,1

    So after the latest version of Clover destroyed my last setup, I now did a clean install to High Sierra. Everything seems to work fine, except my turbo boost is not working. After reading up on some guides It was suggested to change my System Definition to iMac 17,1. When I do this, after the...
  14. moremana

    New (Old Build) EVGA Z170 Stinger I5-6600k

    Hello fellow Hackintoshers. I have a brother who is in need of selling the EVGA Z170 Stinger motherboard and a Intel i5-6600k processor for dirt cheap ($120) and I am going to attempt a Mini-Hackintosh Build with it. My question is has anyone else done it with this motherboard? I searched the...
  15. CameronBurton

    [Solved] Can't install, get "000001.528078 AppleUSBLegacyRoot@: AppleUSBLegac" error

    I do not know what to do My specs are: 6700k asus z170i pro 16gb ram 120gb SSD I got an ACPI error when making a usb using unibeast so I made my own bootable one with clover as per the guide and I still get this error
  16. NickSGuil

    [Solved] Sierra Stuck at Fully Loaded Apple Logo z170x Gaming 7

    Hey Guys! Firstly i'd like to thank this forum for even existing. Secondly the situation... I've successfully built 4 Hackintosh for Music Production. The problem is with a Gigabyte z170 gaming 7 The Build was working perfectly smooth for a long time then it just died. first the windows...
  17. kesson

    Unable to boot El Capitan : Stuck "GeforceSensors : starting early shadow VBIOS"

    Hi everyone, My Hackintosh ( Build : Gigabyte Z170XP SLI, Intel i7 6800, Nvidia GTX970, Corsair 32GB Ram ) suddenly stopped booting (haven't made any changes at all even in the BIOS ) . At first I got stuck a this "GeforceSensors : starting early shadow VBIOS". I tried going into safe mode ...
  18. timtimtimtim

    Kaby Lake 7700k Build - Best Motherboard?

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  19. dasmoothkidd

    Need Help Installation Stops at Apple Logo

    I Build a successful Hackintosh before but i am encountering problems this time around. Gigabyte z170 gaming ultra, Kabylake 7700k i7, 1x16 gb of ballistix sport memory, on board GPU no external graphics card. i believe the problem is with me having a kabylake cpu. I have herd many people on...
  20. nc333

    [Solved] Sierra with unibeast on MSI Mortar Z170m, I7 6700K, HD530, Stuck on instal

    Hi, I'm French so sorry for my poor english, I'm trying to make a hackintosh on my actual PC based on MSI Mortar Z170M I7 6700K HD530 of the I7 250Gb SSD for system 1tb secondary hard disk And, a Pcie firewire card, but i take it off for the installation I use a Sandisk 32gb USB3.0 Stick The...