1. lucasloud

    Can I run Big Sur on Z170XP-SLI with 6700K and GTX 1080?

    Hi there! I built my hackintosh a long time ago, and I'm still running MacOS Sierra. Naturally, updates to all my programs are pretty much unsupported at this point so I'm looking to upgrade my OS to Big Sur. Couple of questions I'm hoping the team might be able to help with: 1. Any chance I...
  2. Taona

    Installing mojave: Readkernalcache...root uuid xxxx

    Trying to install mojave utilizing clover. Getting bootloop. Tried so many boot flags and kernal combos, nothing working so far.
  3. lucasloud

    Help! My BIOS won't recognize my Clover UEFI Partition!

    Hi there! I was having some stability issues with my overclocked 6700K dual-booting (OSX and Windows) Hackintosh, which was strange since I had been running great for over a year, and when I did the overclock I ran tons of stability tests and had no problems. Nonetheless, I decided to reset my...
  4. TimDrucker

    USB 3.0 External Hard Drives not found in Finder/DU [Z170XP-SLI, 6700k]

    Hi there, I've recently finished my first Hackintosh build and I am having an issue getting my external hard drives to show up in Finder and Disk Utility. From posts I've read of people having similar problems to me, the common solution is to change XCHI Mode in the BIOS of the motherboard...
  5. sdsmith4586

    HELP!!! iMessage fix Z170XP-SLI 6700k

    Hello all, I recently completed my first hackintosh build. Everything appears to be working fine except iMessage. Not to sound like a d*ck but to save everyone time, yes I have followed pretty much every how to guide on the internet, both the "idiots guide" and the "How-to Fix iMessage" on here...
  6. doqtorlobo

    Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI Mountain Lion compatibility

    Hello, i would like to buy a Gigabyte GA-Z170XP-SLI motherboard with i7 6700K processor to make a hackintosh to boot OSX Mountain Lion 10.8.5. Is it possible? The reason i need to install such an old system is because i work with Pro Tools and need to co-install both PT12 and PT10, and 10.8.5 is...
  7. lucasloud

    Simultaneous AMD and nVidia GPUs

    Hi there! Building a dual-boot Mac/PC Hackintosh. Windows side for gaming, Mac side for video editing in FCPX. For graphics cards, multiple questions: 1. Will dual AMD 5570s really outperform a GTX 980ti in FCPX due to open CL compatibility? If so, by what margin? Enough to really notice? 2...
  8. meatsupreme

    [SUCCESS] Midrange desktop built for about £700: Z170XP-SLI - i5-6400 - GTX 750Ti

    I'm posting this as a lot of the builds on here are very high end and thought this might be useful for anyone looking for a mid range kind of option. Working great and not too painful to set up, very pleased as last time I tried this years ago it was a bit of an ordeal! I'm using this for app...
  9. lucasloud

    Zotac 980ti Amp Extreme?

    Hey all, First post here on the forums. New to the community and really appreciate any feedback. Wondering if I can get a soundoff of anybody successfully running a Zotac 980ti Amp Extreme in their Hackintosh. Further, anybody running two in SLI? Even better, anybody running one successfully...
  10. Creativ

    [Success] Sierra 10.12.1 - Gigabyte Z170XP-SLI - PNY GTX 970

    First thanks to carlosvpp https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/working-gigabyte-z170xp-sli-with-nvidia-9-series.201219/ Setup: i5 - 6600k 8gb Kingston DDR4 2x 120 gb Kingston SSD (one is Windows the other MacOS) 1to HDD PNY GTX 970 BenQ monitor XL2411 (144hz) + random LG monitor BIOS...
  11. IvonovNL

    Z170XP-SLI installation problem

    Hey everyone, I have been trying to get El Capitan on my system, being: Mobo: Z170XP-SLI GPU: NVIDIA GTX570 CPU: Intel i5 6600k RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX CMK8GX4M2B3000C15R I have followed the http://www.tonymacx86.com/el-capitan-desktop-guides/179221-skylake-starter-guide.html and...