Install MacOS Sierra on Hackintosh PC [ Vanilla Installation Method ]

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The Complete followup guide for installing a MacOS Sierra  (Fully Vanilla Installation Method) on your PC or Hackintosh system .

You not be a expert ! Here you have  all  installation steps  mentioned 


Basic Requirements :

1.At least 8 GB USB Drive

2. Mac OS X Application – Install MacOS on Applications

3. Latest revision of Bootloader Clover  Bootloader from SourceForge

4. Essential Kext Downloads Here 



Now Follow the steps below 🙂 Guide

Step 1 : Open Disk Utility and select either your USB drive ,

on the right side select the Partition tab and click the Current layout and change it to 1 partition 

then click the Options button at the bottom and select GUID Partition Table,

name it whatever you want (in the example I named mine as Untitled) and format it as Mac OS Extended (Journaled)

os-x-disk-utility-usb-partition   os-x-disk-utility-usb-partition-scheme             
Step 2: Make sure you have Install MacOS  in your Application folder  img1        Note : If you not Downloaded it Please do it before next step and copy it to Application Folder     Step 3: Terminal's Time 
Now open Terminal and  Copy & Paste it in Terminal :      
" sudo /Applications/Install\ macOS\ --volume /Volumes/Untitled-- applicationpath /Applications/Install\ macOS\ --nointeraction "

Hit the Return key and enter the admin password when requested (this is necessary to use sudo), you’ll then see numerous progress indicators as the process completes, it will be finished when the last messages is “Done.” as following :

 Erasing Disk: 0%… 10%… 20%… 30%…100%…  Copying installer files to disk…  Copy complete.  Making disk bootable…  Copying boot files…  Copy complete.  Done.    

Step 4 : Installing Clover Bootloader 


Clover Bootloader Clover Change Installation Settings img-2


To Install  Clover Boot loader , choose appropriate setting for your System Either UEFI or LEGACY Options to be Selected:

For UEFI BIOS System ::

Clover UEFI Installation

For LEGACY BIOS System :: GPT Partition Scheme :

Clover Legacy ESP Installation

For LEGACY BIOS System :: MBR Partition Scheme :

Clover Legacy Installation

 Click Install and wait for it to finish the installation 

 Clover Installation Complete


Now you will see a EFI volume show up on your desktop  (If not , mount it via Clover Configurator manually)



Step 5: Now its time to add all the Essential  kext.

Essential Kexts :  FakeSMC and NullCPUPowerManagement These are most essentail kext for EverySystem

NullCPUPowerManagement :   if your PowerManagement is Working then its not required and  Use your SSDT still strongly recommend to use it for First installation or USB Installation only .


Step 6: Configure your config.Plist 

Now editing Clover config.plist as per your Hardware, you can do this multiple way by using Clover Configurator  by doing it manually by using Xcode or Plist Editor Pro, . using the correct patches for DSDT and Kext in your config are going to be different for most users depending on your system specs.. always Read your Hardware requirement then apply any . Clover’s wiki for a description for all choices  Clover Wiki

Add Following Vaues Using Clover Configurator or manually to Config.plist file .

   <key>RtVariables</key>           <dict>              <key>CsrActiveConfig</key>               <string>0x03</string>              <key>BooterConfig</key>               <string>0x28</string>         </dict>    Note : you don't need to add above options to RTVariables in config.plist , now it's already added by CloverTeam      Now  USB Installer is ready 🙂 Make the below changes in your bios setting    

Recommended BIOS Settings :

Motherboard with AMI UEFI BIOS, the options are simple. For other systems make sure to set your BIOS to Optimized Defaults, and your hard drive to AHCI mode.

1. To access BIOS/UEFI Setup, press and hold Delete on a USB Keyboard while the system is booting up
2. Load Optimized Defaults
3. If your CPU supports VT-d, disable it
4. If your system has CFG-Lock, disable it
5. If your system has Secure Boot Mode, disable it
6. Set OS Type to Other OS
7. Save and exit.

Just install and Enjoy
If you are stuck at any step during installation inbox us ! Great things happen if you believe 


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