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The Always Up-to-Date Guide to Building a Hackintosh [OS X 10.7.4 UniBeast]

The Always Up-to-Date Guide to Building a Hackintosh [OS X 10.7.4 UniBeast]
I know this is an older post, but I wanted to add something. This is great for people that already have a capable PC, but are interested in also using OSX. I built a new i7 based PC about a year ago and just recently got interested in playing around with OSX after my wife bought a new MacBook Air for work. Outside of trying to find a good deal on a used Mac, the minimum buy in to get a new Mac would be about $600 for a base model Mac Mini. Instead, I followed this guide and now have a fully functional Hackintosh for the $20 it cost for a new copy of OSX. At worst I would have also had to buy a new hard drive, but I already had a couple of spares laying around so I used one of those.

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Updating the Hackintosh to Mavericks - This tuesday, Apple released its new version of Mac OS X called Mavericks. Just a few hours later, a new version of UniBeast and MultiBeast were released on tonymacx86′s website that allowed the installation of Mavericks on any hackintosh. The cool thing with Mavericks is that it can be downloaded for free, so you don’t have to pay for the operating system if you’re building a hackintosh. [Success] MSI PC MATE Z97, GTX560Ti, i7 4790k, The Big Screen FCP Build (Dual Boot Win 8.1) with CLOVER OS X 10.10.3 First whole story in short.. It wasn't EASY! But all thanx to this wonderful Forum for the inspiration.I wanted a Video Editing Workstation with Big 52" LED Screen and A secondary monitor for close look ups.I may not be able to help you guys in full details with each and everything but let me know if you need particular help and i will try my best.Step 1 Clover installation USB.

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The Best Hackintosh Laptops of 2012 SEE ALSO: The Best Hackintosh Laptops of 2012 - For Mountain Lion It's very difficult to find a laptop that can easily be turned into Hackintosh. As mentioned in our Hackintosh compatibility guide, most laptops aren't good Hackintoshes, because the compact design of laptops makes it very difficult to replace non-compatible parts. With this in mind, I've compiled a list of Hackintosh-compatible laptops, all of which can run Mac OS X Lion without the need to replace any hardware. Hackintosh Via Hyper-V on a Windows 8+client hyper-v system: possible? - Ars Technica OpenForum apod wrote: Ok, I'll bite seeing as I brought up the EULA. Since it's in the EULA it's very unlikely that any company producing virtualisation software will produce drivers that will make it easy to run OS X on non-Apple hardware. Apple tends to be quite ready to sue and they probably don't want that hassle. On a commercial level you're absolutely right and it's obvious. I'm personally curious why we haven't really moved on in terms of hackintoshing at the hacker level in terms of technique since the early 2007's, when it feels like I was doing almost the same thing to try and get it to work (and scratching our heads at writing selected drivers).

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