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How to install MacOS (any version) on MSI GP70 Leopard Pro-486

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Does anyone have any idea how to install MacOS (prefer any of the latest versions) on an MSI GP70 Leopard Pro-486?


i7-4720HQ (Haswell)

Intel HM86 chipset

16gb DDR3 GSkills


Intel Graphics 4600

Nvidia GeForce GTX 950M

Intel Dual Band Wireless AC-3160

Killer E2200 Ethernet


I have been trying, trying and trying to get this to work with no luck. Have seen some "tutorials" but have not managed to get anywhere with them.


Hoping someone can please help. Not new to Hackintosh. Have a desktop built just trying to get it on my laptop hopefully





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Your Haswell platform supports all OS X/macOS versions from old Mountain Lion 10.8.5 to current Mojave 10.14.x. Any existing tuto for Haswell laptops should work but, of course, you'll have to tune your USB installer to your own computer especially for those specific hardware accessories you have (audio, LAN, Wifi, etc).


Please note that:

  1. Intel wireless cards are not supported; you'll have to replace it by a supported model or use a USB adapter/dongle.
  2. I'm not sure Killer E2200 Ethernet is supported
  3. GTX 950M is Maxwell generation; if you can get it to work (knowing that OS X/macOS does not support Optimus), it can only be with nVidia's Web Driver which will limit you to High Sierra 10.13 since there is no Web Driver for Mojave. In all likelihood, you'll have to disable it, either through BIOS or through ACPI patching. There are pre-made SSDT tables to that effect.


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Where would I find the pre-made SSDT and any instructions on even how to get started with this?


I cannot disable the 950M video in BIOS at all. No ideal how to disable it through ACPI patching. lol. I know lame. I am fine with desktop hackintosh but the laptops are are lot more of a pain to deal with. I have been trying for 2 years back and forth to get this to work with no luck at all.


I cannot even get it to boot at all. Well it will to Clover but when I try to go further it just sits at the grey Apple screen with the circle spinning and nothing else.


Where can I find some CLEAR and hopefully easier instructions to follow. The "other site" hasn't been much of a help. They keep referring back to this or that tutorial which hasn't help any at all. High Sierra would even be fine with me. I am not too worried about Mojave at the moment but really don't want to be stuck with Mavericks, Yosemite, etc. The higher the version the better.


I have limited time to mess with this because of work. End up finding myself spending hours after work making boot disc after boot disc and still not getting anywhere. I am off all next week and was hoping to devote some time to getting this up and running which would be great.

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