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Arron Faulkner

Stuck at apple logo with spinning circle

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Hello,

 

I have a strange issue, that i cant seem to find any posts about it. The issue i have is, the apple logo comes up, moments later the spinning circle, it stays like that for a while, then a O shape with a cross through it ( / ) pops up in the middle of the screen, nothing further after that.

 

Specs:

 

8GB DDR2 RAM

Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 clocked at 2.40GHZ

Installed on a ST3500320AS ATA Device

AMD Radeon HD 5800 Series
Gigabyte motherboard (as much as i know sorry)
1920 x 1080 HDMI TV
 
Another side issue, is that it doesnt pick up my PS/2 Keyboard.
 
Its a basic Logitech SK-2930

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DSMOS ERROR

 

Did you install FakeSMC? If not than that it your problem, otherwise try this: 

https://www.hackintoshzone.com/hackintosh/articles/how-to/fix-grey-screen-black-screen-mac-os-x-installation-hackintosh/

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OK on my mac now.

 

STEPS

 

At boot options, type in the following

-f -s

wait for load

then type

fsck -fy

then

grafix backup all

then lastly

reboot

it works now

 

thank you

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Yet again broken, might not bother, i have two problems, that are both really bad. 1. Error is back again 2. PS/2 Keyboard still isnt working.

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Still got a "Still waiting for root device" problem, and help?

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