Jump to content

Install MAC 10.6.4 on Intel based PC


richyaxe
 Share

3 posts in this topic

Recommended Posts

Hello guys, i am new to MAC & i want mac for iphone app development with atleast Xcode version 3.2.3 & ios SDK 4.0

 

Here is my PC specification

 

Intel C2D 4300 @ 1.80GHz (2CPUs)

Intel D945GCL Motherboard

XFX 9500gt 1 GB DDR2 Graphics card

2 GB DDR2 RAM

205GB HDD & 160GB HDD (i hv 2 HDD, installed Win XP Pro 32 -bit on 250 GB) Both r SATA HDD

LG DVD Writer (IDE)

 

I want to install MAC 10.6.2 or newer so that i can install Xcode 3.2.3

I check HCL for 10.6.4 on OSx86 site . My motherboard is supported for this version.

 

How to start for installation?

Step by step procedure will be very helpful.

Thanks in advance.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Heres the hard truth:

 

Hackintoshes are very HARDWARE SPECIFIC.

Before you do anything, check your hardware compatibility here.

 

I see you're on intel. Good, this will make it much easier to install.

I can only help you up to the installation part, because I have none of your hardware.

This is what worked for me:

Step one: Obtain a copy of Snow Leopard. $30 upgrade CD will do.

Step two: Burn yourself a copy of Empire EFI. ESSENTIAL.

Step three: Boot to Empire EFI and proceed to install snow leopard.

Step Four: install SL.

Step Five: pull up a laptop and begin your search for kexts (mac equiv. of a windows "driver")

 

WARNING: All of this might not even work/You might have to buy a new MB. But the DVD is absolutely necessary in all hackintoshes.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

@FakeSteez :

 

Thanks for quick reply...

 

What is this -> Empire EFI. ESSENTIAL.

Why we require this?

Is it for boot for first time & then use OS X DVD for installation like [url="http://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/279450-why-insanelymac-does-not-support-tonymacx86/"]#####[/url]?

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...