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  1. Hello My wife's early 2009 Snow Leopard iMac has started failing to boot properly and I'm looking for some troubleshooting tips. Booting from cold, it gets past the logon screen and starts loading the desktop. It's quite slow at this point, but does load all the (hundreds of!) icons on the desktop. It also tries to re-open Firefox which had a lot of tabs open. Initially it would load a Firefox window but not complete loading the internals. On one boot I think I managed to close Firefox and now it still tries to load but just displays "Firefox" in the title bar with no windows. I can initially access a few menus, spotlight, Finder, the dock, but any further action results in a beach ball for these, and they can't be accessed again. I was able to navigate Finder to try to launch Terminal but just it just gave me the beach ball. I've left it like this for about half an hour but it doesn't get any further and I have to force shutdown (long press of power button). I tried booting to safe mode (holding down S on startup) but the end result was the same. I've been able to boot to a live ubuntu USB disk and can access files on the hard disk, so I've started a backup. We have a time machine backup but it's not that recent. I'm hoping it's just a corrupt file, but suspect it's the hard disk starting to fail. What's the best way to troubleshoot this? Thanks
  2. Knowing all the Intel Core 2 Duo and similar are getting cheaper by the second and I need a media system I thought I would love have a Snow Leopard capable Hackintosh. I would love to have a 2.5 or more GHz processor if possible I just cant find any compatible components avaliable to buy online.. Most of the links are dead, or the product is unavaliable I need some guidance and advice... I am on a budget so older hardware would be my chance. I already have a big case ready, so I need the parts....I have 3 Hackintosh laptops but no desktop... Could you direct me to some web where I can buy older hardware for Hackintosh? Preferably Snow Leopard capable build with Wifi and Bluetooth Thanks kindly
  3. Hello all. I am new to these forums and Hackintoshes in general. I successfully installed OS X Snow Leopard using an official Snow Leopard install DVD I own and some other booting tools. I suppose I don't have an official Hackintosh in the sense that I run OS X from as a guest machine. If it helps, I use Oracle's VirtualBox. The VM runs perfectly fine. I used a combined update to update from the first version of Snow Leopard (available on the install disk) to the last/latest version of Snow Leopard. So, with that being said, is it possible to update the operating system while my guest is running without having to change things around? I'd ideally like to be running OS X Yosemite. The Yosemite OS update is available from the App Store for free right now, but I'm a little hesitant to run it at the moment. I was reading somewhere that you should only update your Hackintosh with combined updates from Apple. Any truth to this? I sincerely apologize for my ignorance. As you can tell, I'm still learning. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
  4. Olá, Instalei hoje no meu notebook Itautec W7415 o hackintosh iAtkos Snow Leopard. Na instalação funcionava o teclado do meu noteboook e o touchpad, mas quando iniciou o sistema, esses componentes pararam de funcionar e agora só funciona mouse e teclado, ambos USB. Outro problema é que meu notebook tem placa de rede Realtek RLT8191SE, que não possui driver para o hackintosh. Não acho drivers para essa placa de rede*, só drivers de outros modelos... Alguém poderia me dar alguma salvação para rede, teclado e mouse? Grato, Pedro HSB ==== * Não acho uma boa solução comprar um wifi dongle, até porque eu tenho o Windows 8.1, então se precisar comprar alguma coisa, formato a partição do hackintosh e fico com Windows mesmo...
  5. ivan_holmes

    nVidia GeForce 8400GS - weird errors.

    Hi, I have an nVidia Geforce 8400GS in my Hackintosh. It works perfectly OOB (resolution, QE, CI) on 10.6, 10.6.3, and even up to 10.6.7 iirc. However on updating to 10.6.8 there is no display output when it should be on the desktop. Also I would really like to run lion (10.7.5) but this is what I get when i run the installer (with graphicsenabler=Yes) If I run it with GraphicsEnabler=No then there is no output when it should be on the installer The other specs are: ECS P4M900T-M2 with Intel Core 2 Duo 2.2GHz 2GB RAM 160GB Hard Drive Mouse Keyboard (fake but works great) 'Apple' USB Ethernet Adapter USB Sound Card (works oob) Thanks P.S. I know the specs are pretty bad, I just want to do this for a test. P.P.S. i should have said, I installed with myHack.
  6. jivismacosx

    HP Compaq DC7100 SSF

    Hello fellow OSX86 community, I am Jivi and i want to start a new project since i got a HP Compaq DC7100SSF from a freind of mine and i want to try if OSX will run on this machine i know this machine is kinda old but still i am intresting in what the power of it can be. I am not new whit osx86 since i already got a HP NC6320 running osx pretty well i used IPCOSX10.5.6 for this laptop and i am going to use IAKTOS S3 10.6.3 for the DC 7100. oke so lets start whit the Specification of this DC7100: Processor Intel Pentium 4 2.8 GHz Memory / 2.0 GB DDR2 667MHz Dual Channel SDRAM Kingston Memory Hard Drive 80.0 GB Optical Drive DVD-ROM IDE working installed the osx whit this drive Graphics Processor Intel GMA900 working whit modified GMA950 kexts Cache Type L2 cache Cache Size 1.0 MB Ethernet. BCM 5751 LFB worked whit BCM5751 kext Wireless Ralink USB 150 MBPS came whit drivers for OSX on the cd. oke so you can find the IAKTOS S3V2 at their forum google it. i have burned the ISO onto a DVD-R at the lowest speed 4x using imgburn. the computer booted up whit out using any flags! i have formated the hard disk OSX Extended Journaled( MBR) this because i will use a litle program EasyBCD to fix the MBR to dual Boot into Windows! now comes the tricky part here you have to customize your hardware, Boot loaders, kernels, patches,and configure your VGA and Ethernet. to succeed in this part you will need to know your hardware if you do not start looking into it. to get the GMA Graphic Card working you can check out these posts they were very helpfull! http://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/267122-1068-on-gma900/ http://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/284885-guide-1068-on-a-dell-optiplex-gx280/ i have gotten ethernet working whit the kext found here: http://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/155590-broadcom-5751-applebcm5751ethernetkext/ this post was very helpful worth checking into it! I recently added a Asus Geforce 7500 LE as a Graphics card to the system and i now have wonderful Graphics whit this cards everything works QE/CE resolution up to 1080 tested on my Samsung TV connected trough DVI. i Updated the system to 10,6,8 trough the software update in OSX it self now i the machine hangs at this message [ PCI configuration begin ] and wont load any further i haven't gotten past this message looking into it still i haven't gotten past this message so i reinstalled Iaktos S3 V2 i used the following options in customize: Boot loader i chose AsereBLN v1.1.9 Bootloader options i chose: 32 bit boot ethernet patches i chose: /extra directory fake SMC ( this is a Must) disabler RTC drop down the menu and choose RTC (32BIT) this is a must because our cpu is not 64bit! modified kernels i chose: qoopz 10.3.0 UUID select this Drivers i chose: SATA/IDE dis-select the sound we will add these later since these give alot of kernel panics installing the wrong sound driver. select PS/2 VGA only select these if you know what you need to select otherwise dis-select this i did not select this! now continue installation this will take up to 30 minutes you do not need to stay whit the computer. once the installation is done you have successfully installed OSx onto your HP Compaq DC7100 congratulation! for your first boot up i recommend to boot whit flag -v -f this always worked for me though. if your computer does not boot try these flags cpu=1 ncpi=0x2000 these might work otherwide try graphics enabler=no this link is very helpful it has almost all the flags you could use trying to boot your OSX instalation. http://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/99891-osx-flags-list-for-darwin-bootloader-kernel-level/ So i did some research spent a few nights on the computer dig trough google and viewing different kind of forums i finaly got to this page: http://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/275293-guide-1068-on-a-dell-optiplex-gx620/ this is a very straight forward setup to get from 10.6.3 - 10.6.8 i got everything working whit the information provided by this tutorial i did not succeed into getting QE/CE whit the GMA900 card though but i have seen and read that it is possible to get it working. since i am using a PCIE Asus Geforce 7500 LE I didn't need the GMA900 kexts but search the web and you will succeed! so now that i have an osx 10.6.8 running machine whit almost everything working now my computer wont shut down or restart properly it closes down OSX but the computer PSU stays on whit a black screen i am still looking into fixing this problems if anyone knows how to fix this your help is much appreciated pm me or post it so more people can enjoy this fix. so this osx build was an success i also build a laptop HP NC6320 if you want to know more about the laptop build let me know and i will push you in the right direction i hope i was able to help some people to give an old machine some life since this machine runs terrible and slow on Windows 7 and windows 8 and windows xp isn't that fine either. i will provide a zipped archive file whit the Kexts i used for this build and i hope they will help you out i did not make these kexts i just found them trough research on the net so do not ask me for any help customizing kexts . oke so i found the kext for the audio driver wich is an Soundmax AD1981B ICH6 you can find the driver in this post. the kext is included in the attached archive! http://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/222337-resolved-soundmax-ad1981b-ich6/ OSX KEXTS HPDC7100.rar
  7. Boa noite Pessoal, Estou tentando colocar pra roda o Snow, tenho um pendrive preparado para o ML que fiz com o pessoal daqui do fórum, mas não rolou, então estou achando que somente com o SL deva subir … mesmo assim não estou conseguindo. Segue uma print do systemInfo do meu note da Dell
  8. I have successfully installed OSX10.6.8 Snow Leopard into my 3 year-old net book MSI Wind U160DX msi Wind U160DX specifications CPU Intel Atom N570 RAM DDRIII 2GB display 10" WVGA 1024x600x32 Graphics Media Accelerator GMA3150 HDD 500GB Bus Controller Intel82801g(ICH7 Family) SMBus Controller Audio device: Intel Corporation 82801G (ICH7 Family) High Definition Audio Controller Ethernet Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8101E/RTL8102E Wireless Artheros ARG9285 Wireless Network Adapter Bluetooth Unknown WebCam Unknown Boot Loader Chimera v1.7.0 r1394 OSX 10.6.8 Snow Leopard with Legacy_kernel 10.8 I had very hard time finding the right kernel and kexts suitable for my MSI U160DX and finally found some of them. mach_kernel didn't work, it keep restarting. So I used legacy_kernel which worked great. There is no kext for the graphics adapter GMA3150. I had to modify the device-id and GMA950's kexts to get 1024x600x32 resolutions, but no QE/CI There are kexts for audio, ethernet, wireless adapter, but nothing for bluetooth and web cam I uploaded the necessary kexts that I used ,including some informations here. I haven't seen friends here mentioned about this model before. May be no one haven't tried installing Snow Leopard in this model, so I hope these files can help. enjoy.... AppleIntelIntegratedFramebuffer.kext.zip AppleIntelGMA950.kext.zip IO80211Family.kext.zip work-efi-gma950.txt VoodooHDA.kext.zip AppleACPIPS2Nub.kext.zip ApplePS2Controller.kext.zip AppleRTL8169Ethernet.kext.zip readme.rtf boot.plist.rtf VoodooBattery.kext.zip
  9. Inception After my experience with iAtkos s3 v2 and Acer Aspire One D150 i decided to write a guide can help someone. Hardware Config: This is the hardware configuration of my Acer Aspire One D150-1Bb. It's very important check the components. CPU: Intel Atom N270 @ 1,6Ghz 32-bit RAM: Corsair 2Gb Video: Display Intel 945GSE Wireless: Broadcom4312 Ethernet: Atheros AR8121 Whats is necessary 1. USB Pen 8Gb 2. Ethernet Network 3. An other Hackintosh o Mac 4. Many patience. Pre-Install: Boot from USB After you download the iAtkos s3 v2 (Snow Leopard 10.6.3) ISO you can restore it on USB at least 8Gb. You can do it with another Mac or Hackintosh, or if you have external DvD reader, you can create a DvD to boot. Restore the ISO of iAtkos with Utility Disk and then you must install the bootloader. The only one that works for me it was Chameleon v2 RC4. Pay attention where you install the bootloader! Chameleon 2.0 RC4.zip After that the iAtkos is ready to install. Installation The BIOS Put the USB before start the PC. On Start push F2 to access to BIOS where we need to set the Hard Disk in SATA Mode. So, from "Information" tab slide to "Main" tab and scroll down to "SATA Mode". Set it on "AHCI". After that slide to "Boot" tab and scroll down to USB HDD, pushing F6 take the usb on the first place. Now save all with F10 and Yes. The USB will boot. The Installer I don't write flag on boot for the installation, if you have some problems you can try with verbose (-v). During the installation the trackpad will not work, but the keyboard yes, so you can use a USB Mouse (mine is a wireless mouse, so i suppose they works). With Utility Disk create the partition e go on with the installation. When you select the partition where you want install iAtkos, go on Customization (button on bottom left - I'm Italian, so my label is different). You need to install: Bootloader: Chameleon v2 RC4 (the others bootloader gives to me only problems) Bootloader Options: GraphicsEnabler, USBFix Patches: /Extra directory, fakesmc, Disabler, RTC, Modified Kernels -> Intel Atom, USB, UUID Main Hardware: SATA/IDE: AHCI SATA, Intel SATA/IDE Audio: Voodoo Audio PS/2: Voodoo PS/2 CPU Power Management: select all Laptop Hardware: Battery, Card Reader, TSC Sync VGA: Intel (select the first three voice) Network: Wireless: don't select anything. Bcm4312 card gives to me some problem during the first boot, so we will install it after. Wired: Atheros (Select all) Now you can install iAtkos s3 v2. Post-Install: il primo avvio Try one first boot without flag on boot, if you can't start try with these: -v -f npci=0x2000 arch=i386 cpus=1 GraphicsEnabler=No(o Yes) Follow the first boot and the configuration of your account and now download all necessary files for setting up the aspire one, because after that you can have some USB problems. Now reboot. Because the CPU is an Intel Atom we need to use a modified kernel. You can find here ( here the original post) the atom kernel of Snow Leopard 10.6.8 . More or less i followed the post step by step, skipping some step about SL 10.6.7. IT'S VERY IMPORTANT do a backup of the kext IOUSBFamily.kext e IOUSBMassStorageClass.kext that are necessary to work the USB after the update, that replaces this files. What you have to do: 1. Download and unzip the kernel on Desktop 2. Start Terminal.app and write this sudo -s mv ~/Desktop/mach_kernel_atom / cd ~/Desktop mkdir backup cd /S*/L*/E* cp -R AppleHDA.kext ~/Desktop/backup/ cp -R IOUSBMassStorageClass.kext ~/Desktop/backup/ cp -R IOUSBFamily.kext ~/Desktop/backup/ Now you can start the update ONLY FROM COMBO UPDATE (you can find here). IT'S VERY IMPORTANT that, when update finish: NOT reboot. 3. Back on Terminal and write cd /S*/L*/E* rm -Rf AppleIntelGMA950.kext rm -Rf AppleIntelIntegratedFramebuffer.kext rm -Rf AppleHDA.kext cp -R ~/Desktop/backup/* ./ 4. Delete SleepEnabler.kext On my installation the "Extra" folder was hidden, so with ShowHiddenFiles.app you need to show it. ShowHiddenFiles.zip Delete SleepEnabler.kext from /Extra/Extensions*. *(If you don't find SleepEnabler.kext on /Extra/Extensions search it on /Sistema/Libreria/Extensions) What you need to do if you forget to delete SleepEnabler.kext 5. Restore USB kext We put "backups" folder on S/L/E (/System/Library/Extensions) folder so copy IOUSBFamily.kext and IOUSBMassStorageClass.kext and paste it on /S/L/E. If you not have a backup there is mine: USB Fix 10.6.8.zip Repair permissions with KextUtility. 6. Edit kernel on boot.plist On my Extra folder i don't have any org.chameleon.boot.plist, so i edit com.apple.boot.plist on /Library/Preferences/SystemConfiguration. Copy the file and past it on Desktop, then open it with TextEdit.app, changing: <key>Kernel</key> <string>custom</string> to <key>Kernel</key> <string>mach_kernel_atom</string> PAY ATTENTION about you write. For a wrong word the system doesn't boot Check that the value <key>USBBusFix</key> <string>Yes</string> is in the file. Now save and copy com.apple.boot.plist in /Library/Preferences/SystemConfiguration replacing the older. [if you want you can copy it also on /Extra] If you want: You can create org.chameleon.boot.plist copying the text of com.apple.boot.plist and you can create the smbios.plist file with Chameleon Wizard to put it on /Extra. 6. Now you can reboot. First boot after Update to 10.6.8 Now we not have any VGA driver, so: 1. from the backup folder restore the AppleHDA.kext on /System/Library/Extensions. 2. unzip the VGA drivers: 3438-GMA950 for 10.zip and put all files on /S/L/E/. 3. Repair the permissions with KextUtility.app 4. Reboot. Wireless 1. From SLE copy IONetworkingFamily.kext and past it on Desktop. 2. Now put it on /Extra/Extensions. (Don't skip the copy on Desktop or you can have permissions problem) 3. Unzip the driver Broadcom Broadcom43XXFamily.kext.zip and put it on /Extra/Extensions 4. Repair permissions 5. Reboot Issues Trackpad: After the repair of USB and reboot the trackpad doesn't works, so i fixed it with this pkg VoodooPS2Controller.pkg.zip USB recognized by System Information but not mounted: You need to restore IOUSBMassStorageClass.kext (at the end of topic) and IOUSBFamily.kext, both of kext. At the time all seems works! Credits A special thanks to carbo178, which helped me to solve all the problems after installation and without whom I would have (most likely) trashed my netbook Files Chameleon 2.0 RC4.zip ShowHiddenFiles.zip USB Fix 10.6.8.zip Kernel Atom qui (Original post qui) 3438-GMA950 for 10.zip Broadcom43XXFamily.kext.zip VoodooPS2Controller.pkg.zip
  10. Premessa Dopo le mie peripezie con la iAtkos s3 v2 e l'Acer Aspire One D150, ho deciso di scrivere una guida che può aiutare qualcuno. Configurazione Hardware: Questa è la configurazione del mio Aspire One D150-1Bb. E' molto importante controllare le schede, soprattutto quelle di rete che hanno dato qualche rogna. CPU: Intel Atom N270 @ 1,6Ghz 32-bit RAM: Corsair 2Gb Video: Display Intel 945GSE Wireless: Broadcom4312 Ethernet: Atheros AR8121 Cosa è necessario 1. Penna USB 8Gb 2. Connessione Ethernet 3. Un altro Hackintosh o Mac 4. Tanta pazienza. Pre-Install: "Supporto d'installazione" Scaricata la iso di iAtkos s3 v2 (Snow Leopard 10.6.3) si può restorare su una USB di almeno 8Gb. Dato che il NB non è dotato di lettore DvD e non tutti sono provvisti di lettore esterno, si può benissimo fare uso di una pen drive, sempre che abbiate a disposizione un Mac o un altro Hackintosh. Avviare Utility Disco ed inserire la USB e selezionare la Pen Drive. Poi passare su "Partiziona". Assicurarsi che sia selezionata "1 Partizione" nello schema e che tra le "Opzioni" lo schema sia "Tabella partizione GUID". Adesso può essere nominata "Installer", è importante che il formato sia "Mac OS esteso (journaled)" e si può andare avanti con "Applica" (l'operazione cancella il contenuto di tutta la Pen Drive, quindi occhio a non lasciare documenti importanti!). Una volta terminato potete montare l'ISO della iAtkos che apparirà nella lista di Utility Disco, cliccate su iATKOS S3 versione 2 (quello con il logo della mela) e poi su "Ripristina", così da spuntare su "Sorgente" iATKOS S3 version 2". Cliccate su "Installer" (la pen drive) e trascinatela su "Destinazione" di "Ripristina" e poi potete cliccare su "Ripristina". Richiesta la password, si avvierà la procedura che durerà un po'. A me ci sono voluti circa 40 minuti. Attendete che la iso sia ripristinata e poi dall'Utility Disco espellete la ISO della iAtkos, per non fare confusione con la penna usb. Adesso va installato il bootloader. L'unico che ho trovato funzionante è il Chameleon v2 RC4. Chameleon 2.0 RC4.pkg.zip Prestate molto attenzione a dove state installando il Chameleon. Deve essere nella USB, che ora si chiama iATKOS S3 versione 2. Adesso la USB di installazione è pronta per l'utilizzo. Installazione Il BIOS Inserite la USB prima di accendere il PC. Una volta fatto potete dare corrente alla macchina ed entrare nel BIOS premendo F2. Dobbiamo settare i dischi in modalità AHCI (se già non lo sono) e dare priorità di boot alla USB. Quindi da "Information" scorrere su "Main" e scendere fino a "SATA Mode" e impostando "AHCI". Poi si va su "Boot" e si scende fino a USB HDD, premendo F6 si porta in prima posizione, sopra tutte le altre voci. A questo punto premere F10 e poi Yes. Si avvierà da sola la USB. L'Installer Io non ho dato alcuna particolare flag al boot, se avete problemi potete tentare con un banale -v. Durante la procedura d'installazione il Touchpad del netbook non funzionerà, invece la tastiera sì. Per ovviare al problema, vi è sufficiente un mouse USB e viene tranquillamente riconosciuto (non so se tutti i wireless vanno bene, ma io ho effettuato la procedura con un mouse Wireless). Formattate l'Hard Disk da Tools -> Utility Disco (ovviamente in Mac OS esteso journaled). Fatto ciò potete andare avanti. Accettate le condizioni d'uso e fermatevi dove vi è la scelta delle partizioni. Selezionate il vostro disco e poi andate su personalizza per installare i driver necessari. Dovete spuntare quelli che elenco qui (raggruppati come sono nell'installer) Bootloader: Chameleon v2 RC4 (tutti gli altri bootloader mi hanno dato problemi Bootloader Options: GraphicsEnabler, USBFix Patches: /Extra directory, fakesmc, Disabler, RTC, Modified Kernels -> Intel Atom, USB, UUID Main Hardware: SATA/IDE: AHCI SATA, Intel SATA/IDE Audio: Voodoo Audio PS/2: Voodoo PS/2 CPU Power Management: selezionare tutto Laptop Hardware: Battery, Card Reader, TSC Sync VGA: Intel (Selezionare tutto) Network: Wireless: non selezionare nulla. La scheda bcm4312 mi ha dato tanti problemi durante l'installazione. Il kext verrà installato successivamente. Wired: Atheros (selezionare tutto) A questo punto si può procedere con l'installazione. Post-Install: il primo avvio Dopo l'installazione il PC si riavvierà da solo. Rimuovete la USB, in modo che parta come disco d'avvio l'HD interno. Tentate un primo avvio senza alcuna flag (in alcuni casi non mi ci è voluta). Nel caso non parta provate a flaggare così -v -f npci=0x2000 arch=i386 cpus=1 GraphicsEnabler=No(o Yes) Effettuato il primo avvio, poi vi sarà la configurazione guidata. Scaricate tutti i file necessari adesso, perché più avanti non avrete accesso alle USB. Fatto tutto, riavviate il PC per fare l'aggiornamento. Essendo un Intel Atom, si deve utilizzare il kernel modificato. Quello della versione 10.6.8 lo trovate qui (link all'articolo originale qui). Per lo più ho seguito quello che dice l'articolo, tuttavia ho saltato alcuni passaggi che premettevano il PC aggiornato a 10.6.7. E' MOLTO IMPORTANTE fare un backup dei kext IOUSBFamily.kext e IOUSBMassStorageClass.kext che sono necessari per far funzionare le USB dopo l'aggiornamento. Ecco cosa si deve fare: 1. Scaricare ed estrarre il kernel sul Desktop 2. Avviare Terminale.app e digitare come segue sudo -s mv ~/Desktop/mach_kernel_atom / cd ~/Desktop mkdir backup cd /S*/L*/E* cp -R AppleHDA.kext ~/Desktop/backup/ cp -R IOUSBMassStorageClass.kext ~/Desktop/backup/ cp -R IOUSBFamily.kext ~/Desktop/backup/ Adesso potete avviare l'aggiornamento, SOLO da combo update e non da "Aggiornamento Software". Lo potete trovare qui. E' IMPORTANTE che concluso l'aggiornamento NON riavviate!! 3. Tornare su Terminale.app e digitare come segue cd /S*/L*/E* rm -Rf AppleIntelGMA950.kext rm -Rf AppleIntelIntegratedFramebuffer.kext rm -Rf AppleHDA.kext cp -R ~/Desktop/backup/* ./ 4. Eliminare SleepEnabler.kext Sulla mia installazione, la cartella "Extra" era nascosta, quindi con ShowHiddenFiles.app bisogna renderla visibile. ShowHiddenFiles.app.zip Dunque spostarsi su /Extra/Extensions *, da lì cancellare SleepEnabler.kext. *(Se non trovate SleepEnabler.kext in /Extra/Extensions allora lo trovate in /Sistema/Libreria/Extensions) Se dimendicate di rimuovere SleepEnabler.kext ecco cosa fare 5. Ripristinare i kext USB All'interno di S/L/E (/Sistema/Libreria/Extensions) abbiamo spostato la cartella backup, quindi, da questa copiate e incollate i kext IOUSBFamily.kext e IOUSBMassStorageClass.kext proprio in /S/L/E. Se non avete fatto il backup metto qui i miei kext: USB Fix 10.6.8.zip Riparate i permessi con KextUtility. 6. Modificare il kernel al boot. Nella cartella Extra non avevo alcun file org.chameleon.boot.plist, quindi ho fatto riferimento al file com.apple.boot.plist che trovate in /Libreria/Preferences/SystemConfiguration. Copiate il file e incollatelo sulla Scrivania, poi apritelo con TextEdit.app e modificate quando segue: <key>Kernel</key> <string>custom</string> deve diventare <key>Kernel</key> <string>mach_kernel_atom</string> ATTENZIONE a cosa scrivete. Per una lettera di troppo a me non partiva Inoltre accertatevi che vi sia il valore <key>USBBusFix</key> <string>Yes</string> Adesso salvate e copiate il file com.apple.boot.plist in /Libreria/Preferences/SystemConfiguration, fornendo la password quando richiesta e sostituendo quello precedente. [se volete potete anche copiarlo sia in /Libreria/Preferences/SystemConfiguration che /Extra] FACOLTATIVO: Potete creare anche il file org.chameleon.boot.plist semplicemente copiando il contenuto di com.apple.boot.plist e con Chameleon Wizard potete creare il file smbios.plist da mettere in /Extra. 6. Adesso potete riavviare il sistema. Avvio dopo Update a 10.6.8 Adesso non abbiamo driver VGA installati. Quindi: 1. dal backup fatto prima riportate AppleHDA.kext in /Sistema/Libreria/Extensions. 2. Spacchettate lo zip con i driver VGA: 3438-GMA950 for 10.zip e mettete il suo contenuto in /Sistema/Libreria/Extensions. 3. Riparate i permessi con KextUtility.app 4. Riavviare. Wireless 1. Dalla cartella /Sistema/Libreria/Extensions copiate IONetworkingFamily.kext e incollatelo sulla Scrivania. 2. Dopo trascinatelo in /Extra/Extensions. (Non fate il passaggio diretto da S/L/E a /E/E che può dare problemi di permessi, prima copiate sulla scrivania) 3. Spacchettate lo zip con il driver broadcom Broadcom43XXFamily.kext.zip e trascinatelo sempre in /Extra/Extensions 4. Riparate i permessi 5. Riavviare Problemi di vario tipo Trackpad: Mi è capitato che dopo aver installato o ripristinato le USB non mi veniva più riconosciuto il trackpad, quindi ho reinstallato VoodooPS2 con questo pkg VoodooPS2Controller.pkg.zip USB riconosciute sulle informazioni di sistema ma non montate: dovete ripristinare anche il kext IOUSBMassStorageClass.kext (lo trovate a fondo topic) oltre a IOUSBFamily.kext Al momento funziona tutto. Ringraziamenti Un doverosissimo ringraziamento va a carbo178, il quale mi ha aiutata a risolvere tutti i problemi post installazione e senza il quale avrei (molto probabilmente) cestinato il mio netbook File utilizzati in elenco Chameleon 2.0 RC4.pkg.zip ShowHiddenFiles.app.zip USB Fix 10.6.8.zip Kernel Atom qui (Articolo originale qui) 3438-GMA950 for 10.zip Broadcom43XXFamily.kext.zip VoodooPS2Controller.pkg.zip
  11. Thiago Rocha

    Ajuda na instalação do MAC

    Olá pessoal, estou abrindo um novo tópico, porque, honestamente, eu estou a 3 meses tentando instalar o Mac, mas eu não posso. Meu pc tem a seguinte configuração: Mobo MSI G41M-S01 (MS-7592) Intel Core 2 Duo E7300 2.66Ghz DDR3 de 4GB GeForce 9500 GT 512MB Nvidea 500GB HD Windows 7 Então, queria saber como fasso para rodar Mac OS X Mountain Lion ou qualquer SO Mac no meu PC. E qual usar o ibot, ibot legacy ou o Nawcom Mod ja que acho que minha placa mãe não suporta ahci ?
  12. miki1996

    ACPI Kernel Panic

    Hello to the community, I had to open a thread due to an error that is making me becoming crazy. I tried to install OS X on my AMD Toshiba Satellite L650D-101 (Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain Lion) with every boot flag I know. The installation doesn't start, It freezes on a Kernel Panic "Unable to find driver for this platform "ACPI"... etcetera. I tried iAtkos L2, iAntares 10.6.3, Retail 10.6, Retail 10.8.2, but each of these distros gives me that Kernel Panic. My Toshiba's processor is an AMD Athlon II Dual-Core P320 2,10GHz. It has 4GB of Ram and a ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5145. All the post-installation comes after, the "only" problem for now is to get in the installation menu. Thanks in advance
  13. Hi all, i Recently managed to install snow leopard 10.6.3 on my AMD Machine however i am having an issue with my graphics card not being detected stopping me from changing my resolution, The info that is displayed for my graphics is Type: GPU Bus: PCie PCie Lane Width: x16 VRam (Total): 256 MB Vendor: ATI (0X1002) Device ID: 0x6758 Revision ID: 0X0000 Kernel Extension Info: No Kext Loaded Resolution: 800 x 600 Pixel Depth: 32-Bit Color (ARGB8888) Main Display: Yes Mirror: off Online: Yes My computer specs Are: MOBO: ASUS M5A78L-M/USB3 RAM : 8GB DDR3 1600 MHz CPU : AMD Phenom x4 Quad-Core 965 OC @ 3.80GHz Video card: Ati Sapphire Radeon 6670 1GB DDR5 Im a noob to the hackintosh scene and i may not understand certain terms or procedures, im also not quite sure the correct procedure to install kexts so apologies beforehand for my lack of knowledge and i hope you can guide me with helping me resolve this issue
  14. Hi there! Have a working installation of 10A432 going now, but I can not install certain programs that require a certain version of Mac OSX, such as Pro Tools (9), or even the NVIDIA Quadro drivers! This really bothers me, is there a way to work around this? Daan
  15. I am new to this forum so be kind Before I begin, these are my specs: AMD Athlon II x4 ASRock N68C-S UCC mobo 8gb DDR3 Hyper X RAM Samsung Spinpoint 1tb HDD Ok so I have successfully installed Leopard on my build using iDeneb but I now want to install Snow Leopard using Hazard. This has worked before (a while ago) but I only had 1 hard drive at the time so I decided to scrap OSX and just use Windows. But now I have 2 hard drives and I want to install OSX again. The problem occurs after I have loaded Hazard with BootCD. When Hazards starts it opens a dark grey screen (no apple logo) and hangs their with the multicoloured mouse wheel loader thing spinning, I have left it for a good 10 minutes but nothing has happened? Suggestions please! Thankyou!
  16. Hello everyone, Here's my guide on how to install Mac OS X Snow Leopard on an Acer Aspire X3400. You can also find it on InfiniteMac, OSx86.net, and Acert0sh, my website for it. Before you begin, you'll need: A retail Snow Leopard .dmg A flash drive with at least 8 GB of space A working Mac (whether it be another Hackintosh or a Virtual Machine) A nawcom modCD Any Linux LiveCD Also, before you begin, make sure you have these files on a CD or DVD: IOUSBFamily.kext Kext Utility Chameleon Bootloader /Extra folder Legacy Kernel for OS X 10.6.0 OS X Driver for Ralink RT3090 The Chameleon Bootloader, /Extra folder, and the Legacy Kernel can be found in the guide below. 1. Follow this guide: Phil Tesone Dot Com » Hackintosh Note: If your Acer PC is instantly rebooting at or after the "DSMOS has Arrived" stage, and you recently installed a graphics card in the PCI-E x16 slot, I've found it to be extremely helpful to simply remove it while booting the installer. However, if you have a graphics card that does work with the installer, please report back here and post your graphics card model, just so we can save some users some headache. 2. When you're done following his guide, don't boot from the flash drive. Boot from your nawcom modCD with the following parameters: cpus=4 busratio=16 arch=i386 -force64 3. When you're inside OS X successfully, swap your modCD with the CD with all your files in it. 4. Copy the /Extra folder to the root of your hard drive, and install Chameleon. 4a. Delete the dsdt.aml file within /Extra, because for our motherboard's sakes, we don't need it. 4b. Open up the com.apple.Boot.plist inside /Extra and edit the <string> under Kernel Flags with the same parameters you used to boot up, minus the "-v" parameter. 4c. OPTIONAL: If you don't want to see the Chameleon boot screen, you can add the following code to boot straight into the Apple logo: <key>Quiet Boot</key> <string>Yes</string> I highly recommend setting a Timeout period, just in case anything bad happens down the road and you need to troubleshoot. 5. Install the legacy_kernel from Phil Tesone's website. 6. Install the IOUSBFamily.kext so you can ditch the CD, and the AppleAzaliaAudio.kext located in /Extra/system for sound. You can do this by copying both to /System/Library/Extensions. Shortly after you do, though, there will be an error message saying that they were not installed correctly, and thus cannot be used. Do not fret, we're about to fix that. Enter the following code into the Terminal: cd /System/Library sudo chmod -R 755 Extensions sudo chown -R root:wheel Extensions sudo touch Extensions 7. Now, boot into your Linux LiveCD. Connect to wifi and download this. 8. Once downloaded, write it to your Snow Leopard partition using this: sudo dd if=boot1h of=/dev/sda2 bs=4096 FYI, replace "boot1h" with wherever you saved it. When you've typed "sudo dd if=", you should be able to drag and drop your file into the Terminal. 9. You should now be able to ditch the modCD and boot straight from your hard drive. 10. Install the Ralink Wireless Utility you should have grabbed from the Materials section. Personally, I had it on the data CD that I created when I started the installation process, but since USB should now be functional at this point, you can transfer the utility from either USB or CD. After you have wifi working, update to the latest version of Snow Leopard by grabbing this. Don't restart when it tells you to, because you have to first install this. After the 10.6.8 update, your "About Mac" should show your AMD Athlon II X4 645 as an Intel Core i5 and it should also show your RAM. At this point, your Mac App Store may not be letting you sign in, so here's how to fix it: 1. Create a new location in your network preferences by going to System Preferences > Network. 2. Remove all network interfaces by selecting them and clicking the minus button. 3. Delete /Library/Preferences/SystemConfiguration/NetworkInterfaces.plist 4. Reboot your Hackintosh and add back Ethernet and Ethernet Adapter (en1) to your network preferences. Quicktime Player may also be presenting some troubles whenever you try to start it up. The fix is simple: Open your Applications folder, right click on Quicktime Player, click "Get Info", and enable "Open in 32-bit mode". You can use this fix for other problematic applications that have this option. After following this guide, you should have a relatively functioning Hackintosh with the following limitations: No QE/CI, which would majorly hinder applications like iWork, iLife, and Preview. Flash content like Youtube is also affected. No front I/O panel (Media Expansion Bay) After updating my bootloader to the latest SVN, I've found that the lower 2 USB ports on the media expansion bay now function! Hopefully the Chameleon devs will add support for the rest... No Boot Camp To remedy the QE/CI issue, you'll need to purchase a separate video card. I personally picked the ATI Radeon HD 5450, but you can take your pick after reading through this and watching this video. Like reviewerashley said, make sure you buy a low profile card when shopping for one. Anything other than that will not fit in the small space that the PCI-E x16 slot is allocated. Thanks for following my guide, everyone! If you have any problems, or just want to comment, please post all your thoughts in this thread. Thanks to Phil Tesone for the installation guide in part one, and everyone on IRC who made this possible. Check out the guide's website for more comprehensive, and in some cases, more up-to-date information on installing Mac OS X on your Acer PC!
  17. Salve ho provato installare mac os snow leopard sulla seguente piattaforma (premetto che non ho nessuna pretesa di velocità, al limite lo userei per navigare): -asus m2a-vm -cpu amd sempron Le-1100 1.9ghz -2gb di ram -hard disk sata seagate ( ahci supportato) -masterizzatore dvd samsung sata sh-s223 Ho disattivato EHCI nel bios, impostato il controller su ahci, disabilitato il cool and quiet. Ho avviato dal dvd di installazione di hazard, formattato in mac os journaled e selezionato i pacchetti combo update 10.6.2, legacy kernel 10.2, alc883, io_ata familiy fix, rosetta.L'installazione parte ma si ferma a metà.Ho provato ad aggiungere un po' i pacchetti (ad esempio ahci sata fix, smbios, ecc.). Attualmente la situazione è peggiorata in quanto non arrivo neanche al menu di installazione: avviando con l'opzione -v mi mostra "still waiting for root device", prima mai apparsa. Ho controllato un po' su internet ed ho visto che molti ci sono riusciti proprio con questa motherboard. Probabilmente sbaglio qualcosa, potete aiutarmi? Grazie
  18. Hey there I searching a guide for inatall snow leopard in my dell latitude d620. I looked a guide but need the retail dvd,and i dont have one. I can inatall without the retail dvd? Please help me.
  19. treyhamilton25

    iAtkos S3 v2 on MSi S6000 ms-16D3

    I have a question, my specs are MSi S6000 ms-16D3 Intel HD Graphics Core i5 Atheros AR9285 802.11 b/g Realtek RTL8168D/8111D Dual Core Intel i5 520M, 2666MHz x86, x86-64, MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2 Realtek ALC888/1200 DDRIII 1333 Installed perfectly. Got the wifi working with the Atheros fix. When updating to 10.6.6 or 10.6.8 and rebooting I get kernel panics or stuck at apple screen with spinning wheel. I've tried cpus=1 and cpus=1 busratio=19, along with -v -f and even tried -x. All seem to keep me at the Apple screen. However when I just boot normally, it panics. I've tried backing up IOPCIFamily and a couple more from other updating threads. Then ran kextutility to "fix permissions" AND ran disk utility to fix permissions. According to another post here I should be able to update from apple with no problems. However, I seem to be having them. Also when booting I have to use a boot disk. Could that be causing the issues? And if so, is there a way around it without a reinstall? Thanks.
  20. Installing Command Line Tools for Lion on Snow Leopard I've encountered many programs which won't just install on my Mac, so I decided to find out how to install them. One way is to just extract the installer and install the packages straight from there, but then the scripts won't run and this is horrible pain with big installations. *.mpkg files usually have a file called "Distribution" inside. That file is just simple XML script, which tells the installer where the software can be installed. By editing the Distribution file, you can easily get OS X 10.8 install on an AMD machine, but of course it won't run because of the kernel. Another example is XCode's Command Line Tools. I only found CTL for Lion available in the Apple Download Center, so I decided to patch it for SL. I tried with Flat Package Editor (comes with XCode), but it couldn't save the file, so I did it the manual way: First I created an copy of the DMG file with Disc Utility, to make it writable. Then I executed few commands: bash-3.2# cd /Volumes/Command* bash-3.2# mkdir patch bash-3.2# cp Command* patch bash-3.2# cd patch bash-3.2# mv Com* CTL.mpkg bash-3.2# xar -x -f CTL.mpkg Then I opened Distribution with TextEdit: Well, well, well... Look what we got there var majorOSVersion = '10.7'; var lessThanOSVersion = '10.8'; So, I just changed the majorOSVersion to 10.6 and voilà! Sometimes the script is a little more complicated (like the OS install script), which checks for supported machines, 64/32-bit, etc. Then you will just need to edit some functions output to true or otherwise just find a way around the checks. The language used in Distribution file is very easy to understand in my opinion, it can require a little bit of coding knowledge though.
  21. Salve a tutti, ho un problema con iPortable Snow 10.6.2. Ho provato a farlo partire da partizione HD (da usb non sapevo come fare e non ho il masterizzatore), ma mi da un Kernel Panic. Come risolvo? Ho usato il kernel di iAtkos S3 perchè mi dava come errore "Can't find mach_kernel" e con il kernel patchato per CPU Atom non funziona (mi mostra per 2-3 secondi il logo apple e si riavvia). Ecco la foto del KP:
  22. Hi guys! So complete NOOB here. But hoping to change that with this OSX installation. I have a Lenovo Thinkpad T420 4177 with Intel HD 3000 and an i5 processor. (2520m). I have 4 GB of factory installed RAM and a 320 GB hard drive. I was hoping you guys could help me out. I have a retail copy of the Snow Leopard DVD. So what I did was burned iB00t and then used it to boot the retail DVD. It took like two full minutes but then I saw this: I tried going into verbose mode but same thing. I changed the mode to ACHI in BIOS and everything. I don't know whats going on. I also tried all the other flags like GraphicsEnabler=No and PCIRootUID=1 but to no avail. Can anyone help me out? Thanks! I think it might be the problem but I actually have all my other partitions still existing during this installation. I have 3 boot options that show up when I put in the ib00t cd. Windows 7, Lenovo Backup, and System Drive. Should I do some formatting or something? Sorry I'm so clueless. Hope someone could help:) EDIT: Do you guys think this is the problem? I'm using this DVD http://i46.tinypic.com/oi547p.jpg
  23. Hey Guys This Time I Have A Core 2 Duo 80GB - Mac 250GB - Windows DG31PR Geforce 210 Silent (ASUS) ----------------------------------------------------------------- I am getting an 80 GB HD for Mac and I Want To Dual Boot my PC I Will Be having Retai l+ nawcom modCD ----------------------------------------------------------------- I Want To know the step by step procedures and common problems if any and also tell me a supported HDD coz the last time I wanted to install on another PC it showed HDD status Not Supported and also gave an error while installation ---------------------------------------------------------------- Thanks in Advance
  24. Guys, I'm trying to install Snow Leopard on a ThinkStation S10. I have to use "GraphicsEnabler=No" so far and I tried to install a BCM57 kext but now it freezes after loading the desktop. Does anyone have any experience with this desktop? Thanks.
  25. Hello to all of you! I have sucssesfully install Hazards Snow Leopard today and updated to 10.6.8 using Legacy kernel for 10.6.8. Everything works great including games and HD video playback in vlc, the only problem i face is video playback in flash (youtube, dailymotion etc) freezes every 2-3 seconds, if i play youtube videos with html5 everything works great! problem occours on both chrome and safari! my build: Asus M2N-SLI AMD X2 6000+ nVidia GeForce 9600GT 3 SATA HDDs 1 SATA DVD-RW 2GB RAM Just to add: Flash in safari is updated to last one, and in chrome the included one with latest chrome.