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eldersnake replied to tkeyesjr's topic in New Users LoungeYeah you'll need to tell us what card you have and also what driver/injector you used, if any. In my experience I used a modified driver for my ATI that came with the iPC distro I used, but QE/CI refused to work with it no matter what. Turns out I had to use Apple's vanilla ATIX2000 driver instead (+ the natit kext from this forum) for it to work.
Hi everyone, My name is Andrew and I've been trying my first Hackintosh. I've been mostly a Linux and Windows user (the latter only out of necessity, I much prefer Linux in general) for years but I finally got the itch to try a Hack. I had OSX on my old iBook G4 so it isn't totally new to me but I wanted to get rid of Windows on my main desktop PC while still being able to take advantage of Steam etc. And I think this can do it for me. I have to point out also, my first post on here was in the ATI section, where I cannot post again oddly, I don't know how I managed the first time but anyway I'd like to say, disregard my post on there As I finally decided to reinstall all over again completely clean and follow the 3800 series ATI thread instructions to the absolute letter, and what do you know... I have QE/CI with Sapphire 3870! Finally. Really goes to show if something recommends starting clean, you should do so.
eldersnake replied to mcsmart's topic in ATiHi guys, Is there no way at all to force QE/CI? Even if I have to delve into some obscure text file and risk the system, so be it, I'm willing to try if it's possible. I have a Sapphire 3870 and typically it will not play ball and I'm at my wits end. I have tried every driver/framebuffer and EFI string and kext I could find and every single time Quartz Extreme shows as Not Supported. So I wish I could just force it to see what happens. I have a 8600GT Nvidia card laying around but that could also be trouble to set up and well, I'm not sure if it's worth it being less powerful, but if I have to..