macOS Mojave is the recent release of Apple. The recent macOS 10.14 comes with a lot of new and outstanding features. The features are quite awesome and improved. macOS is getting a lot of appreciation after being released. Now, you can also integrate macOS Mojave with Microsoft windows by installing virtual box.
In this tutorial, we will guide you how to install macOS 10.14 on virtual box on Microsoft windows.
Brief Description of Virtual Box
Virtual box is a virtualization program that is totally free. It is controlled by operating system and through virtual box, you can integrate another OS with the current OS of your system. In simple words, you can create virtual machine using virtual box.
Download MacOS Mojave and Virtual Box
here, we are providing the links to download the MacOS Mojave and Virtual Box.
Simple Methods To install macOS Mojave 10.14 on Virtual Box on Windows
Follow the below steps to install macOS Mojave:
Step 1: Download and extract the macOS Mojave on your computer
Make sure that you have winrar application installed on your computer, then download the macOS Mojave 10.14 and save it to your desktop. Right click on the downloaded macOS 10.14 image and select the “extract here” option.
Step 2: Download and install Virtual Box
Download the latest version of Virtual Box from above and then install it on your computer. Also make sure that you have download the windows version.
Step 3: Creating New Virtual Machine
Click on the VirtualBox Application, then click on the “New Button” to start the virtual machine creation process. You need to provide some information. In the Virtual Machine Name field, type “macOS 10.14 Mojave” and select the type as “macOS X”.
Click on the continue button to proceed and then you need to allocate RAM for this virtual machine you are creating. I recommend that you should choose 50 to 55% of the total RAM your computer has.
Click on “next” button to continue and there you will need to specify the hard disk to use. Check “use an existing virtual hard disk file” then locate the “macOS Mojave 10.14.vmdk” file. At last, click on “Finish” button and finally the virtual machine will be created successfully.
Step 4: Customize the Virtual Machine
Click on the newly created virtual machine to open it and then click on “settings”. In settings, click on the “system” tab and open the “motherboard” tab. Check the box in order to “Enable EFI” and change chipset to IHC9 or PIIX3. After that, proceed to “processor tab” by clicking on it and check the box “Enable PAE/NX” and I recommend that you should increase core to 2. At least 50% of your CPU. Proceed to “Display” category and change the Video memory to at least 128 MB.
Click on the “storage” tab and check the option “Use Host I/O Cache”. You can also change the other options according to your need later. At last, close the Virtual Machine.
Step 5: Open Command Prompt For Adding Code To Virtual Box
Type the “cmd” in windows start-up and click on “Run as administrator”.
Virtual Box 5.x code:
cd “C:\Program Files\Oracle\VirtualBox\”
VBoxManage.exe modifyvm “Your VM Name” –cpuidset 00000001 000106e5 00100800 0098e3fd bfebfbff
VBoxManage setextradata “Your VM Name” “VBoxInternal/Devices/efi/0/Config/DmiSystemProduct” “iMac11,3”
VBoxManage setextradata “Your VM Name” “VBoxInternal/Devices/efi/0/Config/DmiSystemVersion” “1.0”
VBoxManage setextradata “Your VM Name” “VBoxInternal/Devices/efi/0/Config/DmiBoardProduct” “Iloveapple”
VBoxManage setextradata “Your VM Name” “VBoxInternal/Devices/smc/0/Config/DeviceKey” “ourhardworkbythesewordsguardedpleasedontsteal(c)AppleComputerInc”
VBoxManage setextradata “Your VM Name” “VBoxInternal/Devices/smc/0/Config/GetKeyFromRealSMC” 1
All you need is to replace “Your VM Name” with your virtual machine name, you have type before in Step 3. At last, copy this code to command prompt and close the virtual Box.
Step 6: How To Run MacOS 10.14 Mojave on Virtual Box
Open the VirtualBox, you have just created and then click on “start” button to create a new account. Now, its all up to you setting your account according to your wish. Start using the macOS 10.14 Mojave and enjoy all the latest features of macOS 10.14 Mojave.
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