Category: Info

Building a Hackintosh

If you’re looking to build a Hackintosh and have never built a computer before, chances are you have a lot of questions. This will be a basic rundown of what components a computer needs and what components you’ll need should you chose to build a Hackintosh.

How to Force Enable TRIM in macOS

A Trim command which allows an operating system to inform a solid-state drive (SSD) which blocks of data are no longer considered in use and can be wiped internally. Trim was introduced soon after SSD’s started to become an affordable alternative to traditional hard disks. Because low-level operation of SSDs differs significantly from hard drives, the …

Hackintoshing a Laptop Basic Informations

Why you shouldn’t Hackintosh a laptop… One exceeding common question we get in the Hackintosh community is “What laptops are good for OS X?” Well…a MacBook Pro. Hackintoshing on a laptop is very difficult, for a number of reasons. The hardware is a lot more customized by the manufacturer, so it’s a lot harder to find …

What is Ozmosis, a firmware based Bootloader…

Generally when your machine boots, the firmware (UEFI or BIOS) looks to the hard drive to trigger the boot-loader. However, Apple Mac’s have a special boot-loader stored in their firmware along with the UEFI. Because of this, the OS X installer does not include a boot-loader on it’s own. To get around this, hackintoshers install Clover …