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Internet recovery, ROM only?

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Jun 14, 2015
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Motherboard
ASRock H97M
CPU
Quad Core i5 3.0Ghz
Mac
iMac, MacBook Pro, Mac Pro
Classic Mac
iMac, Power Mac, PowerBook, SE
Mobile Phone
iOS
Do you need a legit Apple ROM/firmware to do internet recovery, just like you need legit Apple hardware to use Target Disk Mode?

(trying to recover corrupted OS X ssd that was in my hackintosh, i thought maybe if i stuck it in a real mac, it might be able to use internet recovery, since i've been unable to do so while the drive is in the hackintosh.)
 
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Sep 1, 2015
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Motherboard
Gigabyte GA-H67MA-USB3-B3
CPU
i7-2600
Graphics
GTX 1050 Ti
Mac
MacBook Air
Mobile Phone
iOS
The Unibeast USB provides all the recovery tools you need to recover your system. Boot into that and select "Mac OS X Recovery" and the process will start...
 
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