1. mazsi1911


    Hello guys I'm planning on installing a hackintosh to my PC. I have medium level of understanding the process and I have tried it before, however I couldn't get it working. Now what I have is: 17' MacBook Pro late 2011 (barely using it, so I could use the serial of it to get iMessage...
  2. srcurtis

    SSDT for ASUS Z170 Premium (USB)

    Thought I would share my USB-SSDT for the above MB, working perfectly with USBInjectAll.kext. Included are both the disassembled and compiled files. Please note that in order to reach the 15-port limit, I disabled the USB2 ports found on MB header USB1314 (for USB2, I am using the USB1112...
  3. kamrul045

    Restart/Reboot is not working after updating to Sierra 10.12.3

    I have updated to Sierra 10.12.3 via AppStore, everything is working fine except "Restart" (even while updating it stopped at reboot). Whenever I try to restart my hackintosh it cannot complete the cycle of system down and up. After completion of the system down process motherboard's fans and...
  4. Zenjol

    [Success] MSI Z170A SLI Plus, i7 6700K, Asus GTX 970

    Alright, so I'm not an expert on any of this, but the Multibeast setup was giving me trouble so someone online (discord) helped me out and I thought I'd share the steps with you so anybody in the future can use it. Thank you a lot "UniForceMusic" from the 'CorpNewtonian Paradise' Discord...
  5. SuperSoul9

    Kick-ass build, hopefully. Will an ASUS GTX 980 Ti work?

    Hey all, long time Mac user, but new to the forum and new to building a Hackintosh. I want to build a kick-ass Mac, along with a decent gaming PC. Hence I went with the 980 Ti. Anywhere here's the details of the planned build: Case: Evolv ATX Tempered Glass Motherboard: ASUS Z170-A ATX DDR4...
  6. TabrisDarkPeace

    [Need help] Guide to installing macOS Sierra on ASRock Z170 K4

    Coming soon. Currently I'm stuck at loading the installer, with a light grey screen and the beach ball of death. - Scott
  7. Hexspa

    New Hack - Music and Video - Three Choices

    Hey guys. This is my first post. My name is Michael Carrillo (aka Hexspa) and I've been lurking here for a few weeks. I currently have a 6,2 Mac Mini running OSX 10.8.5 with a 2.3GHz i7 and 8GB RAM. I've been inspired to build my first Hackintosh. I've got a vision on which I'm hoping to...
  8. w1n78

    system info has HDA but system pref audio has no devices?

    hello, I have a gigabyte GA-Z170N-WIFI version 1.0 mobo using the intel gpu. I've tried the different drivers from multibeast ALC892 ALC1150 100 Series Audio I've tried toleda's audio codec detect. here's the output. I can't seem to get audio to work. the system information detects HDA but...
  9. HaxMan

    Workstation Build - Z270 7700k vs X99 6800k?

    Edit: Question revised Hi guys, Im about to build my third hack and am looking for some advice. I'm trying to decide between X99 i7 6800k and Z270 i7 7700k I'll be using the machine to edit 4k footage, light animation work in After Effects, and also gaming. Basically I'm curious to hear if...
  10. crkwn

    [GUIDE] Sierra on the MSI Z170A-G43 PLUS / i5 6600K / AMD R9 380

    please report any inconsistencies you have found This system wasn't meant for a hackintosh build but it managed to become one. My Configuration MSI Z170A-G43 PLUS Core i5-6600k @ 4.6GHz 2x HyperX 4 GB DDR4 2133 MHz RAM (8GB) Sapphire NITRO R9 380 4GB LG 4K Monitor OCZ 120GB Western Digital...
  11. JSAlvarez

    [Success] JSAlvarez's Skylake Sierra Build - GA-Z170MX Gaming 5 - i7 6700k - GTX 1080 & 960

    JSAlvarez's Build: GA-Z170MX Gaming 5 - i7 6700K - GTX 1080/GTX 960 Computer by JSAlvarez posted Feb 13, 2017 at 4:06 PM Components Gigabyte Z170MX Gaming 5 Motherboard https://www.amazon.com/dp/B014W200G0/?tag=tonymacx86com-20 Intel Core i7 6700K 4.5GHz Processor...
  12. Owlfonzo


    Components Gigabyte GA-Z170-HD3 (BIOS F6) Intel Skylake i5 6500 Cooler Master Hyper 212X Crucial Ballistix 16GB ddr4 (2x8) ADATA Ultimate SU800 256GB 3D NAND EVGA SuperNova G2 550w NZXT S340 Logitech G105 Keyboard EVGA TORQ X10
  13. Fledi1

    First time builders compatibility questions / buying advice

    Hello everyone, First of all I'm not native in english so please excuse potential mistakes in my language. I wanted to build myself a Hackintosh for a while now and it seems like I'll finally get to it. I am writing this post, to make sure that all the parts are compatible, maybe get some advice...
  14. WouterDS

    [Semi Success] Sierra on a GA-Z170N-WIFI board with Intel 530 graphics

    Hi all I just did a fresh install of Sierra on my build fololwing this guide [Guide] El Capitan on the Skylake H170N-WIFI. By now the system is up and running, I have internet through my ethernet port and iMessage and iCloud is working as well! However, there's still some problems that I...
  15. joyzer

    AsRock z170 Extreme4 + i5 6600k

    Hi guys, I bought this mobo as it was on the Buyers Guide. I've been fooling around with Hacint0sh for quite some years now but my box needed an upgrade. Sadly my install stalls as shown in the picture I link to. I also included a video of the -v process. I tried using -v -x -s yet still not...
  16. turboraketti

    Gigabyte Z170N Gaming 5: No Bluetooth

    Hello ninjas! Just built myself a Mac Mini Deluxe with the Z170N Gaming 5 mother board. It says clearly in the Buyer's Guide that on-board Wifi will not work, but since I have no need for Wifi in this build that's just fine. However, the bluetooth should be recognised according to the Guide...
  17. jesuisaller

    Thunderbolt card install in z170-a

    Hey, guys. I'm not sure if this belongs in the hardware or bios sections, since its kinda both. System: OS 10.12 Asus Z170-A i5 6600k Asus GTX-1070 Asus Thunderbolt EXII 2x Crucial SSD (one for win, one for osx) boot order is osx first so we can choose windows from clover...
  18. Joga4aar

    Help Release My Beast!

    Hey guys, I have a new build ready to go but am having a hard time with Sierra. First, here's my part list: Asus Z170-A LGA 1151 Samsung 950 512GB M.2 (intend to put OS on this) Seagate 3TB HDD SATA (secondary storage) i7 Skylake GTX 970 SC ACX 2.0 Rosewill RNWD-N9003CE IOGEAR Bluetooth USB...
  19. Optidox

    An interesting problem - Booting from an iMac SSD on a custom rig

    So, I have an SSD from an actual iMac AIO that I need to boot into and get data off of before reformatting it to use as the perfectly good 1TB SSD it is. Unfortunately, I have no experience in hackintoshes, and the vast majority of resources assume you're going to be installing a fresh copy of...
  20. Zack24790

    Driving me Insane.. (Audio not working)

    I've followed all the steps and installed 10.11.6 El Capitan on my system and I still don't have audio running properly. My main reason for doing this besides my undying love for OSX was that I am a video editor and I need audio in able to do that from my Hackintosh machine. I have tried to...