1. jdwsn

    Extremely long delays with a few things, where have I gone wrong?

    Hello guys, New to Hackintosh, so please bare with me. I've followed a few tutorials both here on the forum and on YouTube with people that have a similar build to me. Speaking of build, this is what I'm working with; Mobo: Gigabyte Z170X Gaming 3 CPU: i5-6600 GPU: NVIDIA Geforce GTX 970 RAM...
  2. bigsicret

    some USB ports problems on z170x gaming 5 - 10.11.6

    Some ports not working properly (usb3). What may i do ? motherboard tells : 2xUSB 3.1 (1xUSB Type-C)+7xUSB 3.0 +8xUSB 2.0
  3. Vinney

    CustoMac Pro - Z170X-Designare Build

    Hi Everyone! I have built a CustoMac Pro and would appreciate some assistance with getting it to run as reliable as possible :) I have used the recommended parts found here: Building a CustoMac: Buyer's Guide Being new to community, I would love to know if there is a guide for this exact...
  4. Mushroomushup

    [Working] El Cap. 6700k dual 980ti z170x ud5 th dual boot

    Hello there, 6 months long lurker, but since is community is so awesome, I thought I had to share the work. Long story short. I needed a max powerful station working in video diffusion (mapping etc.). Lot of power, a great lot of video output for the osx software exclusives (millumin, modul8...
  5. bigsicret

    GTX 960 with Z170X-Gaming 5

    Well, i have my new GC gigabyte GTX 960 G1 gaming but i can't get the driver work. I installed the right one. My system defs are iMac Retina 5K, 27" end 2015. My system is 10.11.6 (15G1217). I have Clover_v2.3k_r3974 and tried the new trick. Maybe the problem is my definitions. Which one may i use ?
  6. ritzbitz00

    computer restarts during apple logo, before installer begins

    Hi, looking for help with a pesky installer restart issue. Clover boots to the apple logo, but then it restarts moment later. When using nv_disable=1 -v it reaches hibernate wake: no. Then creates a line of plus signs after a short pause, then the system restarts. I am running 10.11.6, but used...
  7. ritzbitz00

    Can't reach installer via unibeast/clover: This version of Mac OS unavailable on current platform

    Hello! New builder here, trying to follow multiple guides to create a customac pro. I'm stuck though on the first steps, I can't get the mac installer to work! I've tried nearly everything I could find, but nothing is able to get me past the error "Mac OS is unavailable on your platform" (just...
  8. couver

    Can't get drivers working for GTX 970

    Hello there, I'm an absolute novice at this, just spent all day getting my first Hackintosh up on a new build. My parts are as follows: Gigabyte Z170X-UD3 i7-6700k EVGA GTX 970 Evo 850 (2x, for Win10/Sierra) Essentially what I did was follow this video here: I made it all the way into...
  9. Kuke

    (Success Build) GIGABYTE Z170X Designare x i7 6700k x macOS Sierra x Dual Boot x USB C Working

    Kuke's Build: Z170X Designare - i7-6700K - GTX 950 Components Intel Core i7 6700K CPU Corsair H105 CPU Cooler GIGABYTE Designare Z170x Motherboard Ballistix Sport LT 16GB RAM GIGABYTE GeForce GTX 950 Xtreme Graphics Card Samsung 850 EVO 250GB SSD (x2) Seagate 7200RPM 1TB HDD Corsair AX760...
  10. zamar

    Tried fixing NVIDIA drivers. Now stuck on boot screen

    Intel i7-6700K Gigabyte GA-Z170X-Designare EVGA GeForce GTX 970 4GB Crucial Ballistix Sport 16GB DDR4 Samsung 850 EVO 500GB SSD Hey yall. So I've configured my BIOS settings properly and have been able to install macOS Sierra 10.12.12 on an SSD in my Hackintosh build. However, the GTX 970 won't...
  11. S402

    [Solved] Problems After Re-Installation

    I am in desperate need of help. Two days ago my build was working completely fine with audio, iMessage, correct graphics, and dual boot with Windows 10 Pro. Then I accidentally screwed up my audio and in being new to this I couldn't figure out how to undo my mistake. I decided to just do a fresh...
  12. CelticKillroy

    MultiBeast kexts for GA-Z170X-Gaming 7

    I need some advice. I accidentally bought a GA-Z170X-Gaming 7 thinking it was on the list of compatible devices. I would like to still be able to use this board and was wondering what settings I will need to set in MultiBeast for this board to function. This will be for my first build so any...
  13. ordnajela

    1st build help, loading fail after gtx 970 web drivers install

    Hi guys this is my second attempt to finish my build, this time with El Capitan (I found out the hard way that I can't instal Mavericks with my hardware) , everything went fine until I installed the Nvidia Graphics Card drivers for my GTX 970 I was following this method precisely...
  14. LHowlett

    Success Sierra 10.12.2: Gigabyte Z170x Gaming 5, i7 6700, 16GB, GTX 960 OC

    My Build: Gigabyte Z170x Gaming 5, i7 6700, 16GB, GTX 960 , Skylake iMac 14,2 Components: Intel i7-6700 Skylake Processor https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0136JONG8/?tag=tonymacx86-21 https://www.amazon.com/dp/B010T6DJCU/?tag=tonymacx86com-20...
  15. CaseyTal

    Gigabyte Z170X-UD3 Ultra Kent Issues

    Hello. This is my first post. Thank you for welcoming me! I recently built my first hackintosh. It has: MacOS Sierra 10.12.1 -(2x16GB) 2400Mhz 32GB Crucial Ballistix Sport LT RAM -Intel Core i7-6700K -Cooler Master 212 EVO -Gigabyte Z170X-UD3 Ultra -Samsung 850 EVO SSD -Nvidia GTX 980 -TP-Link...
  16. NickSGuil

    First Attempt Hackintosh Gigabyte z170x-UD3 ULTRA Build

    Hey Guys, I'm new here to the forums and I'm happy to see how much I was able to learn from everyones trial and error to see if things work. So here I have built a pretty decent computer. Gigabyte z170x-UD3 ULTRA in an Antec NINE HUNDRED case Watercooled i7 6700k Clocked at 4.6ghz 8800gts (I...
  17. Albs

    HD530, Z170X Gaming 5 EU, Displayport not working

    Hello everybody, after many attempts I managed to get the acceleration working with InjectIntel 0x19120000, and fixing the right resolution for the display (an UHDTV 6500 series by Samsung) with the core display fix. Sadly I'm unable to get signal from the DisplayPort. The port itself is working...
  18. JotaOliveiraa

    Hackintosh: Monitor and Graphics Card advice

    Hi there guys, I sold my Macbook Pro a couple of weeks ago because I was looking forward to create my own Hackintosh. This weekend (black friday) I took the opportunity to buy the most part of my build but the monitor and the graphics card went to expensive and became out of stock. My (almost)...
  19. jonathanalemu

    Reinstalling Sierra

    Hey Guys, I had the really stupid idea to reinstall my Hackintosh. Everything was working fine. My Setup is chosen from the buyers guide: GA- Z170X Gaming 5 Nvidia GTX 950 i7 6700K 2x Samsung SSD 850 EVO Corsair H60 Before I ****ed everything up I did the following. I installed SMC- Fan...
  20. jonathanalemu

    Several hopefully small issues.

    Hey Everyone, I just build my dream computer. Unfortunately I have a few issues. My Hardware is chosen from the buyersguide: Motherboard: GA-Z170X - Gaming 5 Core i7 6700k Geforce GTX 950 Samsung 850 EVO 500GB SSD Crucial Ballistix Sport LT (64GB) Corsair RM 650 Watt TP-Link PCI-Express Wifi...