Mac OSX

Hackintosh Asrock B75M GL R2.0, AMD R9 270 and EFI Boot

So this Hackintosh took a while to get almost everything working. Most hard parts were EFI boot from HD and sound. Hardware Motherboard: Asrock B75M GL R2.0 CPU: Intel i5 Sandy Bridge Graphics: AMD R7 290 Sound: ALC622 Summarise EFI boot -> bcfg in UEFI Shell -> FS1:EFI\EFI\BOOT\BOOTX64.EFI Sound -> ALC662 – AppleHDA patcher and… read more »

Hackintosh Yosemite 10.10 for MSI B75MA-P45 and AMD Radeon R9 270

How to install Mac Osx Yosemite 10.10 on the following hardware: CPU: Intel i5 Motherboard: MSI B75MA-P45 GPU: AMD Radeon R9 270 Prerequirements: 1. USB minimum 8GB; and if you need to update/downgrade the bios another one of at least 128MB. 2. MSI B75MA-P45 modified bios v1.4 3. Mac OSX Yosemite; download for free from… read more »

How to install Windows 8 from DVD on a Macbook Pro 5,5 (mid 2009 or 2010)

To install Windows 8 from DVD on a Macbook Pro 5,5 (mid 2009 or mid 2010) you need to edit the info.plist file from Bootcamp. To edit the file, open terminal and type: sudo vi /Applications/Utilities/Boot\ Camp\ Assistant.app/Contents/Info.plist It will ask for your password. Go to the line where it says: Win7OnlyModels MacBook7,1 MacBookAir3,2 MacPro2,1… read more »

How to use VI

I like to use VI instead of other editors. It’s simple and easy to use and available on almost every Unix system. VI is also very powerfull when you learn more about it, but i’ll only explain the basics here. Good to know: VI has 2 command modes: command mode and insert mode. Insert mode… read more »

How to install CrystalBuntu on AppleTV 1st gen

Installing Crystalbuntu on the AppleTv 1st gen is very easy nowadays, thanks to Sam Nazarko. He created a simple installer for USB. You can find it on his site: www.crystalbuntu.com. This will install XBMC 12.0 Frodo on the Apple TV. Be sure to use MBR as partition table for the USB stick!

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