Showing posts from December, 2019

My first Hackintosh: Update to Catalina Gigabyte Z390 M Gaming Coffee Lake

During summer 2019 I replaced my ageing 2015 iMac with my first Hackintosh and shared with you my working configuration. You can find the full post here: My first Hackintosh: Mojave Gigabyte Z390 M Gaming Coffee Lake Since then, many things have changed and I would like to provide an update so that the information stay relevant: Upgraded from Mojave to Catalina.  The mainboard received a major bios update (from version F7 to version F9e,  but had to revert to F7 in  Jan 2020!! )  Updated Clover from version r5033 to r5101 Updated all kext (except custom USB) Updated Hackintool from version 2.7.1 to 2.8.8 Everything still works after the updates. The hardware remained unchanged. Please refer to the original post to get the full details. Here I am just highlighting what has changed! Hackintool Update (2.7.1 to 2.8.8) Hackintool should check automatically for updates and propose to install the current version. To check manually, open Hackintool, then select from