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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
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)
Step 2: Make sure you have Install MacOS in your Application folder 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\ Sierra.app/Contents/Resources/createinstallmedia --volume /Volumes/Untitled-- applicationpath /Applications/Install\ macOS\ Sierra.app --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
To Install Clover Boot loader , choose appropriate setting for your System Either UEFI or LEGACY Options to be Selected:
For UEFI BIOS System ::
For LEGACY BIOS System :: GPT Partition Scheme :
For LEGACY BIOS System :: MBR Partition Scheme :
Click Install and wait for it to finish the installation
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 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, you can do this multiple way by using
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