Any idea what driver exactly I need and where I can get it? For example, if you want to on multiple Macs, a bootable installer drive can be more convenient than downloading or copying the entire Lion installer to each computer. The restore procedure will take anywhere from five to 15 minutes, depending on your Mac and the speed of your drive. If you've already installed Lion—so it's too late to move the installer—you've may find that the Mac App Store claims that Lion is already installed and prevents you from downloading it again. Would you like to answer one of these instead? This may take up between 10 and 60 minutes, depending on your Internet connection speed. Update: When this article was originally published, the Mac App Store version of Lion would not boot any Macs released in mid-2011 or later, as those models shipped with a newer version of Lion preinstalled.
This may take a minute or two. There is a good discussion about this issue at Some people had better luck entering into safe mode using command and S - see the discussion at There is a lot of great information about the prohibited symbol at too. You don't actually need to purchase TransMac; the free trial works fine. I am guessing that is has something to do with the way it is formatted. Multibeast is a collection of kext files that you'll need to install for your Hackintoshes to have sound, internet, a high resolution screen, and more. At the boot screen, you'll see an icon for the hard drive where you installed Mountain Lion. Once you buy the license you will receive a redemption code from Apple within 24 hours by email.
Click on the restore to complete the copying process. Update: Apple appears to have recently made this process easier: If you previously purchased Lion from the Mac App Store, the button next to Lion in the Store should simply say Download—click it to re-download the installer. Find the image file from the torrent on your pc 2. You don't need to actually purchase Carbon Copy Cloner; the free trial works fine. If that doesn't work, switch to the Mac App Store's main page and then Option+click the Purchases button in the toolbar. Step 3: Launch TransMac software with admin rights by right-clicking on TransMac icon on the desktop and then clicking Run as administrator. Sadly I was unable to find any compatible drivers for the trackpad for Windows 8, not surprised really.
The website I used was. Hey sorry this is an old thread, I'm pretty new to this. If you don't have any qualms with the legal issues regarding distros, they're actually the most convenient way to set up a Hackintosh. Then choose the file you downloaded mountain lion from torrent. My Macbook is down and I have purchased mountain lion from appstore. My second suggestion is your motherboard. If yes, tell me, so I can send you instructions for it.
On my Gigabyte motherboard, I have to press F10 to save my changes. On left top under file tab select open disk image. Also, what graphics card do you use? This will allow you to select which drive you boot from. Use , which has a 15-day trial period and works flawlessly. To do this, start up Disk Utility, which is located under the Utilities menu in the top bar this step is shown in the second picture. I mentioned that in the instructions if you read it all beforehand.
I googled the problem but could not find a solution for me. In terminal you want to type I created a bootable stick liked described. Finally, a bootable installer drive makes it easier to assuming you have the license to do so. . The sixth picture shows the final screen.
Find out what Multibeast options you need to install I will post a guide about Multibeast options soon. Any Suggestion will be more helpful to me TanQ!!! The initial screen is shown in the first picture. You can also partition the hard disk by using Disk Utility's Partition tab. It will take a few minutes depending on size of. Have an old Mid-2007 MacBook, hard drive died, but I had another hard drive from an old Windows laptop. The Internet recovery is not working and apple telephone support is shit.
Be sure to download the newest version 5 of Multibeast, not the older versions 3 or 4 which are for Snow Leopard and Lion, respectively. If things go well, your computer will boot into iAtkos instead of booting from your normal hard disk. The installer should show up in your Applications folder. Once done, Restore Complete message will pop up on the screen. I then booted from it and started the windows setup. Click on the restore to complete the copying process. Then, it proposes to build a bootable install disk and make it look as nice as possible.
So if you plan to use that installer on other Macs, or to create a bootable disc or drive as explained here, be sure to copy the installer to another drive—or at least move it out of the Applications folder—before you install. Power on your mac when the dvd or usb is in the MacBook 6. Now go to the restore tab on the right pane and just drag and drop the BaseSystem. Different Hackintosh builds require different Multibeast setups, though most setups are very similar. However, choosing the right options from this page can be really tricky, so unless you're absolutely certain about which drivers and kexts you need to install for your computer, I don't recommend installing too much stuff from here. Hi, Well this could be caused by several reasons. The alternate option to purchase the Mountain Lion is to borrow the installation file of Mountain Lion from any of your friends who have it and then create the install media with the same file.
Then it creates bootable mountain lion dvd. Follow to properly format the drive. To enter boot flags, manually restart your computer by pressing your computer's power button. Open it in finder and and go to the folder com. That's all what I have in my mind, try them, if it works or if it does not, please tell me. Unfortunately I could not select a drive to install it because of the following error: Load driver: A media driver your computer needs is missing.