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[Success|Guide] Gigabyte G1.Sniper B7 with Intel CPU & NVIDIA GPU - macOS High Sierra (10.13.6)

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Motherboard
Gigabyte G1 Sniper B7
CPU
i7-6700K
Graphics
GTX 1060
Mac
  1. MacBook Pro
Mobile Phone
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  2. iOS
[Success|Guide] #Gigabyte G1.Sniper B7 with #Intel CPU & #NVIDIA GPU - #macOS #HighSierra (10.13.6)

My Hackintosh Hardware Specs:

• Motherboard > Gigabyte G1.Sniper B7 rev 1.0
• CPU > Intel Core i7-6700 3.40 GHz
• RAM > 32 GB 2133 MHz DDR4 (4x8GB DIMMs | 2 → Kingston and 2 → A-DATA)
• GPU > NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Gigabyte G1 Gaming 6G Rev 1.0
• HDD > SATA [6Gb/3Gb] TOSHIBA MK5065GSXF 500.11 GB for Mac

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 > About This Mac
iMac (27-inch, Late 2013) / [Model Name|Identifier: iMac14,2]
Processor 3.41 GHz Intel Core i7
Memory 32 GB 2133 MHz DDR4
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB 6143 MB

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I used UniBeast 8.4.0 + Install macOS High Sierra.app + MultiBeast 10.4.0 (Post-Installation Utility)
[ Register to Download UniBeast and MultiBeast - tonymacx86.com ]
[ Register to Download macOS High Sierra - Apple ID ]


First Click Here and Follow This Guide

(STEP 2) Create a Bootable USB Drive with UniBeast with:
1. UEFI Boot Mode
2. High Sierra
3. Inject NVIDIA

(STEP 3) Use the following BIOS Settings to be more specific than the STEP 3 of tonymacx86.com installation guide (you can try other settings based on your hardware).

BIOS Settings for Gigabyte G1.Sniper B7 (based on my hardware)

First go to Save & Exit and Load Optimized Defaults then modify the following settings:

• M.I.T. [NOTHING - In my case / I don't have enabled XMP Profiles]

• System [NOTHING]

• BIOS → Bootup NumLock State → Off

• BIOS → Boot Options Priorities → Boot Option #1 → UEFI OS (P'x': YOUR HDD WITH macOS High Sierra) - ['x' is the number of the port where is connected your HDD or SDD / You have to change it after complete macOS installation].

• BIOS → Fast Boot → Disabled
• BIOS → Windows 8/10 Features → Other OS
• BIOS → LAN PXE Boot Option ROM → Disabled
• BIOS → Storage Boot Option Control → UEFI
• BIOS → Other PCI devices → UEFI

• Peripherals → Initial Display Output → PCIe Slot 1 (in my case)
• Peripherals → Above 4G Decoding → Enabled
• Peripherals → Intel Platform Trust Technology (PTT) → Disabled
• Peripherals → OffBoard SATA Controller Configuration → [NOTHING - In my case]
• Peripherals → Trusted Computing → Security Device Support → Disable
• Peripherals → Super IO Configuration → Serial Port → Disabled
• Peripherals → Intel(R) Bios Guard Technology → Intel Bios Guard Support → Disabled
• Peripherals → Network Stack Configuration → Network Stack → Disabled
• Peripherals → NVMe Configuration → [NOTHING - In my case]
• Peripherals → USB Configuration → Legacy USB Support → Auto
• Peripherals → USB Configuration → USB Mass Storage Driver Support → Enabled
• Peripherals → USB Configuration → Port 60/64 Emulation → Enabled
• Peripherals → SATA And RST Configuration → SATA Controller(s) → Enabled
• Peripherals → SATA And RST Configuration → SATA Mode Selection → AHCI
• Peripherals → SATA And RST Configuration → Aggressive LPM Support → Disabled
• Peripherals → SATA And RST Configuration → SATA[0|1|2|3|4|5] → Hot Plug → Disabled

• Chipset → VT-d → Disabled
• Chipset → Internal Graphics → Disabled [In my case]
• Chipset → Audio Controller → Enabled
• Chipset → PCH LAN Controller → Enabled
• Chipset → Wake on LAN Enable → Enabled
• Chipset → High Precision Timer → Enabled
• Chipset → IOAPIC 24-119 Entries → Enabled

• Power → Platform Power Management → Disabled
• Power → AC BACK → Always Off
• Power → Power On By Keyboard → Disabled
• Power → Power On Password →
• Power → Power On By Mouse → Disabled
• Power → ErP → Disabled
• Power → Soft-Off by PWR-BTTN → Instant-Off
• Power → Power Loading → Auto
• Power → USB DAC Power → Enabled
• Power → KB_MS_USB30 DAC Power → Enabled
• Power → Resume by Alarm → Disabled
• Power → RC6(Render Standby) → Enabled

• Save & Exit → Save Profile → Hackintosh (so you can load this profile any time and change with another if you use Windows OS too).
• Save & Exit → Save & Exit Setup → Save configuration and reset? → Yes

[ AFTER RESTART PRESS F12 TO GET BOOT MENU AND CHOOSE YOUR USB DRIVE WITH «UEFI» TEXT BEFORE THE NAME OF THE DRIVE TO BOOT THE INSTALLER ]

(STEP 4 [.6]) You have to format as Mac OS Extended (Journaled) don't use APFS (unless you know what are you doing). In my case of the STEP 4 (.9) it won't convert to APFS but you can prevent it.

(STEP 5) MultiBeast 10.4.0 Settings:

1.0 Quick Start > UEFI Boot Mode

2.0 Drivers > Audio > AppleALC
2.1 Drivers > Audio > Realtek > ALC1150
2.2 Drivers > Misc > Fake SMC
2.3 Drivers > Misc > Fake SMC Plugins
2.4 Drivers > Misc > Fake SMC HWMonitor Application
2.5 Drivers > Misc > NullCPUPowerManagement
2.6 Drivers > Misc > Core Graphics Fixup AKA WhateverGreen
2.7 Drivers > Network > Intel > IntelMausiEthernet v2.4.0
2.8 Drivers > USB > Remove XHCI USB port Limit
2.9 Drivers > USB > USBInjectAll

3.0 Bootloaders > Clover UEFI Boot Mode + Emulated NVRAM

4.0 Customize > Graphics Configuration > NVIDIA Web Drivers Boot Flag

5.0 Build > Check everething before Install.

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Then I download and install:

1.
Benjamin-Dobell/nVidia Update

Simply copy and paste the following in a terminal (without the brackets):
bash <(curl -s https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Benjamin-Dobell/nvidia-update/master/nvidia-update.sh)

2. NVIDIA CUDA Driver

CUDA Mac Driver
Latest Version: CUDA 418.163 driver for MAC
Release Date: 05/10/2019
[ https://www.nvidia.com/object/macosx-cuda-418.163-driver.html ]

Download Now

3. VoodooPS2Controller from RehabMan on GitHub
*tonymacx86.com link: https://www.tonymacx86.com/resources/voodoops2controller.288/

Download From:
The Latest Version (2018-1008)
How To Install

4. To be continued... [testing this (hardware and configuration) Hackintosh as a production computer] / I hope will edit this post soon...

Thanks a lot and Credits to tonymacx86.com and each one who helps and support Hackintosh.
 
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