I've been hockintoshing for a long while, since Leopard to be exact and last week I replaced my Nvidia 9600GT with a brand new 1050 Ti...
I have a Lion and El Capitan both were running fine before the 1050 Ti arrived, I read that my new Geforce needs new drivers that are readily supported by Sierra and High sierra.
So I deleted Capitano and installed High Sierra 10.13 using Niresh distro. All went well and smooth and all my hardware was recognized the only problem left is this:
My Nvidia driver "WebDriver-318.104.22.168.15.121" installs well with SIP enabled (aka 0x0 with clover) and after reboot the system is perfect with Nvidia web driver running fine
However after rebooting the Default slow OSX graphics driver is loaded and stays that way until I resinstall the web driver....
It's very annoying, I just can't make it work, I've been reading posts and tutorials for more that a week, nothing works, help is needed
Things I've tried already:
1. Boot using different clover revisions as old as 3911 and as new as 3509 (the latest)
2. Tried with clover in the EFI partion and/or Boot partition
3. Tried using different combos of nvda_drv,, nvidia webdriver, inject stuff (all possible combos in boot and graphics settings)
4. Tried all available kext (Lilu, Nvidia fixup, Nvidiaegpusupport, NVlibvalfix..) single and combos - in clover kext folder and L/E folder
5. Tried all different NVram recommendation - problem persisted even when nvram.plist is present or not
6. Tried running the postscripts from the driver installer pkg
7. Tried installing the driver via webdriver.sh
8. Fixing permissions and what not
And maybe other stuff that I forgot
Things to note:
When the graphics web driver loads fine KCPM kext utility works fine too but when the default driver is loaded KPCM warns that B0 and B1 SIP options are not enabled even though they are when I test csrutil status
So I'm somehow thinking of a bug in Clover not applying the SIP restrictions correctly
I don't know what happens when the driver is reinstalled that makes it work after reboot for 1 time only (I've went through all the pre post scripts in the installer and didn't find anything magical)
It seems nothings works except reinstalling the driver - nothing else matters
I'm almost pulling my hair - haven't faced such a problem since a very long time
Any advice is greatly appreciated
Is it possible to install an older OS X.5 Leopard or OS X.6 Snow Leopard Hackintosh system on a modern i7 processor PC?
I need to to run either of those systems using an Intel Core i7-4770K Quad-Core Desktop Processor on a Gigabyte GA-Z87MX-D3H motherboard.
I saw this post where someone said “Clover 32Bit should boot Leopard as well, using Legacy mode. You will need 32bit kexts as well.” https://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/331457-bootloader-for-leopard/ .. Would that be valid advice for me to follow up on for my configuration? I see that Clover 32 bit is no longer in development.. https://www.insanelymac.com/forum/topic/317521-good-bye-clover-32/
Hi, not so much ago i got a geforce 9800 gx2 and i was wondering how do i get it to work on sierra/high sierra? i have tryied a lot of things but nothing worked, i always got a black screen, the only way to get it to boot is by using -nv_disable=1 which will boot the system of course without video acceleration but with one of the 2 gpus detected and the other not. since i am going to use this card for my 2008 dream hackintosh build, with sierra, how do i make it to work?
Greetings! I've been wrestling with this build for about a week now and have it near golden, but I am struggling with the Nvidia graphics card; I purchased the GeForce Gtx 1060 6GB SSC because is was recommended as the go-to card by the TonyMacx86 community on all of their Customac builds, but there doesn't seem to be much support for the card itself. I understand that Nvidia web drivers are relatively new and come with their own issues but I am reaching out to see if anyone has managed to squash these bugs.
Asus ROG STRIX Z370-E
Intel Core i7-8700k
EVGA Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB SSC
(3) Elite Display E221 (3 Display Port)
The setup is based on Glasgood's build with the following alterations:
BIOS SettingsPRIMARY DISPLAY = PCIE
Kexts Installed to EFI/Clover/Kexts/Other
Z370-F (Near identical board to the Z370-E with the exception of the WIFI M.2, but I use a native apple wifi/bluetooth PCI-E card)
Custom DSDT by @MaLd0n
Nvidia Web Driver
[FIXED] System wont boot into GUI while multiple monitors are connected
[bIOS] Update to v0606
[macOS] Update Nvidia Web Driver to 322.214.171.124.25.103 (17C89)
[FIXED] Glitching and Artifacts during system utilization, randomly
See Issue 1
[bUG] Glitching and Artifacts when waking from sleep while one monitor is in use.
Turn the monitor OFF and then back ON again
Log out and back in again (use the keyboard shortcut "Shift + Opt + Cmd + Q")
[bUG] Black screens when waking from sleep while multiple monitors are in use; no recovery.
[FIXED] Stuck at BIOS loading screen when booting up while multiple monitors are in use; no recovery.
[bIOS] PRIMARY DISPLAY = PCIE
[bUG] RehabMan's FakeSMC_GPUSensors.kext is not reporting correctly (static/maxed values)
ATTEMPTS MADE, NO SOLUTION
sudo pmset -a hibernatemode 0
sudo rm /private/var/vm/sleepimage
sudo touch /private/var/vm/sleepimage
sudo chflags uchg /private/var/vm/sleepimage
Updated to the latest version of macOS10.13.2 (17C205)
Updated to the latest kexts
Updated to the latest version of Nvidia Web Driver & Cuda Driver104 (17C205)