Although official OS X Quality Hackintosh tutorials for Yosemite include:. For those interested in more detailed understanding of the process, the same site also provides an installation tutorial using Clover. Install OS X Also see the " All-in-One Guide " from another helpful forum user. Forum postings from " ikingblack " and " snatch " may be useful, as well.
These tutorials use the Chameleon bootloader. The same site covers installing the Yosemite Zone distro within the Virtualbox virtualization suite , as well.
Installation guides for OS X Mavericks For newer tutorials, see the current Hackintosh installation guides above. Don't miss the Hackintosh video tutorials , either. Quality Hackintosh tutorials for Mavericks include:. The site also covers the OS X Installing OS X If the "official" guide above isn't sufficient, you also may find this site's OS X Mavericks Unibeast tutorial and its tutorial for the sketchy Niresh distro helpful, too.
OS X This tutorial also includes a list of FAQs that can be quite helpful for troubleshooting. Covers hardware selection and construction as well as installing OS X Mavericks.
Create a Bootable OS X Although hardware compatibility is essentially identical to OS X The site covers the OS X The author also provides shorter tutorials about OS X Mountain Lion software installation and Hackintosh performance hardware options. Build an OS X It covers hardware selection and assembly in addition to OS X installation. Upgrade to OS X Significant coverage of emulation environments, too.
Note that just like its predecessor, OS X Those who need older software should instead consider Mac OS X Hackintosh tutorials for OS X The site offers a "Lion" walkthrough for UniBeast , too. Lion on the Hackintosh - An insightful and detailed post from photographer Thomas Pindelski. Covers OS X Also from Bassheadtech.
Note that Mac OS X Hackintosh tutorials for Mac OS X The same site also provides a guide to install the operating system on an older "Sandy Bridge" system. Uses the iBoot Legacy and Multibeast applications. The same site also offers a list of kexts that may be helpful. There are a variety of Mac OS X See the below videos too.
Let's face it, given the vast assortment of configurations, you can't install Windows on any old PC and expect it to work like OS X does on a Mac. Fortunately, many have experimented with Mac OS X on a wide variety of PC hardware and have shared their findings with the world. The following listings of Hackintosh compatible computers, parts, motherboards and drivers kexts should be helpful:. OSx86 Project - The original wiki that lists desktop and notebook computers, as well as parts, that are compatible with a variety of versions of Mac OS X. In turn, this is promised to make it possible for the operating system to "utilize more of your hardware" -- from tonymacx86 registration required.
There are a number of vibrant and active communities that focus on helping one another to configure, build, and troubleshoot Hackintosh systems. Notable Hackintosh communities such as the following may be useful to you:. Before posting a message in any of these forums, it always is good form to first search and see whether or not your question has been addressed previously.
Those who do not do so can expect to be dismissed as "noobs" or ignored. The following videos demonstrate the installation process of macOS Mojave For older versions of the Mac operating system, see the older Hackintosh installation videos further below. This video -- created by 9to5Mac -- provides a detailed guide for how to install macOS Sierra He discusses other motherboards and other installation methods, as well. The Mountain Lion software license agreement screen appears.
Read it and click Agree.
A sheet drops down, asking whether you agree to the terms of the license agreement. Choose the disk on which you want to reinstall OS X by clicking its icon once in the pane where you select a disk.
A sheet asks for your Apple ID and password. Type them in the appropriate fields; click Sign In, and your Mountain Lion installation or reinstallation begins.
I am stuck on the screen that you pick your language. You'l need to backup everything first. So what are my next steps? My ISP blocks piratebay so I cant check I'm afraid - but if it's uploaded by a reliable source check for the green or purple skull and corssbones , then yes, that should work. News Tagged: To be fair, it seems like driver support has become less of an issue in the more recent years of Hackintoshing. The initial screen is shown in the first picture.
The operating system takes 30 to 60 minutes to install, so now might be a good time to take a coffee break. When the install is finished, your Mac restarts itself. Your Mac will reboot and you can begin using your new, freshly installed and ideally trouble-free copy of OS X Mountain Lion. After your Mac reboots, the Setup Assistant window appears.