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DaVinci Resolve 15 close at "Looking for control surface"

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Hello,
I just downloaded DaVinci Resolve 15 to start learning how to use it but I got stuck at startup and the software shut down when the message "looking for control surface" appear.
I Re-installed many times deleting all the blackmagic files in the libraries, Application Support and Preferences.
Do I have an incompatible hackintosh?
Running on my old MacBookPro (mid 2012) runs fine.
Thanks

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Edit.

So I have installed the Cuda Drivers downloading form here:

https://www.nvidia.com/object/mac-driver-archive.html

I now can through the "looking for control surface" but I now get stuck on the message "loading waveform monitor". The sofware won't crash but it will idle on that forever.
Is there any other update/install I have to do, please?
Thanks
 
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Runs fine on my i7-7600 with 32GB RAM and macOS 10.12.6...though takes ages to load....

Just installed latest official 15 version from August....

Do you see any error messages when launching from console?
 
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I'm getting the exact same problem with the latest release (15.something). I have the CUDA drivers installed though, so I can't imagine that's my issue. I'm still running macOS 10.12.6.
 
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Unfortunately not here. Just downloaded 15.3 version and behaves the same way: when on "looking for control surface" it shuts down.
No errors when launched from terminal console.
Installed the latest CUDA drivers too.
I'll try to move to Premiere now.
 
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Long standing bug with Davinci Resolve, with many thousands of complaints. We could never get it to work with that error. Proposed solutions by BlackMagic never worked. They need a "Disable look for control surface" checkbox, and a better config routine. We really hoped we could switch from Adobe, but never could. Best to move on to another app.
 
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