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UniBeast: Install OS X El Capitan on Any Supported Intel-based PC

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Hi everyone,

I have been reading a lot of these posts and can't seem to easily find someone who is having the same issue as me. I am trying to figure out why it won't give me the option to choose my SSD as an install location. It only allows me to choose the USB I am using as the bootable disc, and then when I did choose it just to see what happens, it obviously wouldn't let me.

I would love if anyone could explain to me what I need to do in order for it to be possible to install on my SSD. The BIOS recognizes the SSD, so it is not a problem of the motherboard recognizing it. I was originally not able to get the Apple logo to load all the way without seeing code logs pop up and the system restarting. I fixed that by adding "-x" to the boot arguments under options from the clover installer.

Now I can get to the El Capitan installer and everything works fine, until I have to choose a hard drive location. My SATA configuration is set to AHCI so that is not a problem either.

Hey!
I'm having the same issues with my current Hackintosh Installation. Everything works, but I'm unable to see my SSD to install OS X onto when I'm on the Disk Utility section of the Apple Installer. I'm only seeing my USB Stick, which--like you said--isn't able to install OS X onto. I noticed that you reformatted your SSD to get things working, but what did you mean by refomatting your SSD? Did you mean a complete reformat of the SSD itself (i.e. you completely wiped everything off of it) or did you create a new partition space on your SSD?
 

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Hey!
I'm having the same issues with my current Hackintosh Installation. Everything works, but I'm unable to see my SSD to install OS X onto when I'm on the Disk Utility section of the Apple Installer. I'm only seeing my USB Stick, which--like you said--isn't able to install OS X onto. I noticed that you reformatted your SSD to get things working, but what did you mean by refomatting your SSD? Did you mean a complete reformat of the SSD itself (i.e. you completely wiped everything off of it) or did you create a new partition space on your SSD?
At the installer screen have you used Disk Utility to format the partition you want to use for OS X?
If you are installing on a laptop and having problems you should post in the laptop forum - this is desktop support forum.
 
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I keep getting stuck on this screen when trying to do a fresh install. I followed the instructions on creating a USB with unibeast and El Capitan. No matter what I do, after the apple logo gets to about 3/4 of the way loading, it gives me the screen with the faded apple logo across the middle. Help please



 

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sorry guys, i have a problem: can i use an hard disk like bootable USB?
No. UniBeast only works with a USB thumb drive.
 
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My keyboard and trackpad doesn't work after install, and it's the same with the wi-fi
 
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Hello everybody,

I downloaded the OS X El Capital Install.app via a friend's MacBook Pro, but I just have it on file as it is. I didn't make a bootable drive on his Mac, didn't have time.

Is there a way to make a bootable drive out of this file on Windows 10?

Thank you!
 
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