On 25 September 2017 is the day of Apple releases the final version of macOS High Sierra after a few times of beta released of course, and the day is today when I write this post. And maybe just like all of you Hackintosher! I really ex
And yeah after the update released, I download the installer from App Store in the morning I wake up from sleep and just can’t wait to try it on my low budget
But this time I don’t create a bootable
This time I do the
In this post, I want to share my experience with you guys how to direct upgrade macOS Sierra to High Sierra.
Is there a problem?
Yeah there is a little problem. But it fixed anyway.
Is it okay to upgrade if you have Windows OS installed on the same drive?
Yeah it’s Okay!
Can it installed on Core2 duo ( Low budget PC) ??
Yeah it can!
If you wanna know my hackintosh PC spec is:
Proc : 3,17 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
Graphics card (VGA): NVIDIA GeForce 8500 GT 512 MB
Memory : 4 GB 800 MHz DDR2 SDRAM
HDD : 160,04 GB SAMSUNG HD160JJ (SATA)
So! by posting this, I hope you guys can upgrade your Hackintosh to the latest version of macOS. In this case, is High Sierra without fear of ruining your Hackintosh
But of course be wise for safe, always back up your data first. We never know, sometimes PC goes weird.
[Important!] This is for a vanilla
To make it from Windows here: How to Make Hackintosh Bootable USB Drive From Windows
Mac / Hackintosh here: How to Make Mac OS Sierra Bootable Usb Drive With Disk Utility
Okay! let’s back to the point.
This is what you can do to Hackintosh Direct Upgrade From macOS Sierra to High Sierra (10.13.) smoothly
#1. Just in case! please first back up your important data on drive where macOS installed.
#2. Download the OS (High Sierra) from the App Store. After finish downloading, the installer will automatically open so close it!
#3. Download the latest version of Clover boot loader from Source Forge [If you have the
#4. And If you have any additional
This additional kext what caused the OS could not boot during or after the upgrade process.
#5. After done, with all these
#6. Your PC will restart several times during the process. And if everything working as it should, then it should be easy.
Trouble shoot High Sierra can’t boot
Just in case your hack failed to boot after upgrading, try to boot in safe mode.
This problem solved by
One more, make sure connect your PC to the internet using Ethernet port during the
You can read my post for how to enable sound in
If you want to create macOS Sierra bootable US
To create bootable USB drive from existing
Just another closing words
This is what I’ve done to upgrade my
And yeah! I am happy 🙌
Okay! I hope this post can help you to go direct upgrade your Hackintosh just like I did rather than install it from the
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P.S. Below you can watch a short video documentation how I upgrade my