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I'm having a strange problem with 10.12.4 that the laptop can enter sleep mode, but it will show black screen and freeze after wake. However if I change the ig-platform-id to other values (like 0x16160002), then it stills show black screen after wake but the OS is working (I can press Ctrl + Power then R to perform rebooting). This problem doesn't happen on 10.12.3 and earlier, so I'm asking RehabMan for the solution.

 

Does anyone have this problem? If yes, please tell me. If not, then send me your configuration, including:

- EFI/CLOVER folder

- IOReg file (use IORegistryExplorer 2.1)

- List of kexts installed in /Library/Extensions

 

Thank you very much for your help and patience. :)

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Yeah, I experience this issue too, that's quite annoying...

And for the brightness problem (even if I think that you experienced it by yourself), it looks like the brightness is stuck at 50%, it won't ever change no matter what you try (Fn+F6 or changing it in the settings)

(I've got an Asus K501LX)

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Yeah, I experience this issue too, that's quite annoying...

And for the brightness problem (even if I think that you experienced it by yourself), it looks like the brightness is stuck at 50%, it won't ever change no matter what you try (Fn+F6 or changing it in the settings)

(I've got an Asus K501LX)

Get backlight work on sierra using this https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/guide-laptop-backlight-control-using-applebacklightinjector-kext.218222/ guide.

 

I'm also getting issues on going to sleep. But my laptop even can't go to sleep. It's just stuck on black screen with keyboard backlight on.

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Get backlight work on sierra using this https://www.tonymacx86.com/threads/guide-laptop-backlight-control-using-applebacklightinjector-kext.218222/ guide.

 

I'm also getting issues on going to sleep. But my laptop even can't go to sleep. It's just stuck on black screen with keyboard backlight on.

 

Just tried to fix that by deleting the IntelBacklight.kext and it worked. The thing is, as said in that post, that the brightness range is quite limited. I'll try the full method but I'm a bit afraid 'cause I'm still "new" in the hackintosh world and I try to understand what I'm doing, still not getting the DSDT patches and all those things...

I'll also try to fix the sleep issue, if I find something I will post it here.

 

Thanks for the help !

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Just tried to fix that by deleting the IntelBacklight.kext and it worked. The thing is, as said in that post, that the brightness range is quite limited. I'll try the full method but I'm a bit afraid 'cause I'm still "new" in the hackintosh world and I try to understand what I'm doing, still not getting the DSDT patches and all those things...

I'll also try to fix the sleep issue, if I find something I will post it here.

 

Thanks for the help !

You don't need to patch dsdt. This method works even by only deleting intel backlight kext from everywhere L\E, S\L\E, installing AppleBacklightInjector, and moving SSDT-PNLF to clover\acpi\patched folder. And you get ~70 level of brightness.

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You don't need to patch dsdt. This method works even by only deleting intel backlight kext from everywhere L\E, S\L\E, installing AppleBacklightInjector, and moving SSDT-PNLF to clover\acpi\patched folder. And you get ~70 level of brightness.

Just tried this method today and it didn't worked at all, it just went stuck at 50% like before I delete the IntelBacklight.kext.

Dunno what I did wrong... So I just deleted the SSDT-PNLF and Injector Kext and I'm back to a working brightness (but still quite limited). I'll try to get it working tomorrow

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My screen brightness is at 100% right now without using IntelBacklight or AppleBacklightInjector kext @@

Try using the pre-patched SSDT in the 1.1, I'm using it right now without any problem :)


And btw, have anyone figured out how to fix the sleep problem yet? I can enter sleep mode (blinking power led) but when I open the laptop, the screen were black but the backlight is on @@

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Just tried this method today and it didn't worked at all, it just went stuck at 50% like before I delete the IntelBacklight.kext.

Dunno what I did wrong... So I just deleted the SSDT-PNLF and Injector Kext and I'm back to a working brightness (but still quite limited). I'll try to get it working tomorrow

I'm sorry that i confused you. You also need to change a bit config.plist as described at manual.

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Guys, Now I'm having problem with sleep in 10.12.4 for no reason!? It was doing fine for the past few weeks and poof, sleep doesn't work anymore @@. My lap can enter sleep but when I wake it up(open the lid), all I got is a black screen. 

And I'm also still having the problem with my microphone, it doesn't pick up any sound at all @@

I'm willing to provide anything you need or even testing to sort all of these problems out :D

 

P/S: Using the Hotpatch method right now, working great so far :). Wondering if there're any change on the new hotpatch on the new version?

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Trackpad is working in 10.12.4?

Trackpad works perfectly in 10.12.4 using the kext in 1.1

#Update: I have just tested the sleep function by plugging in an external screen to the laptop. When I wake the laptop from sleep, the top bar showed up on the second screen but the wallpaper is black. I couldn't do anything on the laptop at that moment so I have to do a restart. Any ideas?

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Hi guys, I'm trying to solve a little problem and I wonder if you can help me. I mainly use my laptop at home connected to an external monitor (and keyboard / mouse indeed). The problem is that I can't boot into macOS Sierra when the HDMI is plugged in, it get stuck a few seconds at 

"IOConsoleUsers: gIOScreenLockState 3, hs 0, bs 0, now 0, sm0x0"

 before rebooting, as you can see in the pic I attached.

 

 

I've tried to inject IntelGraphics, disable Nvidia ones, but neither does work actually, the only way to boot is to unplug the HDMI, boot, and then connect the HDMI cable. 

It's a minor issue so it's not that important, but it would be much more comfortable to use my Hackintosh if I could get this working.

 

[EDIT] : Problem solved, the laptop's lid must be closed in order to boot macOS properly with an external screen plugged-in

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Excellent guide, thank you very much :)

I have a ASUS UX360CA touch version of UX305. I had a hard time in using the track-pad and asked around, so far, still have clues to solve it

 

 the most I wanted is to make the trackpad working, even as a mouse ( to line in an usb mouse is really inconvenient, otherwise,

here I reproduced my issues of the two kexts I tried
Last login: Fri Sep 8 10:42:09 on console
Users-MacBook-Air:~ User$ cd "desktop"
Users-MacBook-Air:desktop User$ sudo chown -R root:wheel VoodooI2C.kext
Password:

Users-MacBook-Air:desktop User$ sudo kextutil -v VoodooI2C.kext
Defaulting to kernel file '/System/Library/Kernels/kernel'
Diagnostics for VoodooI2C.kext:
Code Signing Failure: not code signed
VoodooI2C.kext appears to be loadable (not including linkage for on-disk libraries).
kext-dev-mode allowing invalid signature -67062 0xFFFFFFFFFFFEFA0A for kext "VoodooI2C.kext"
kext signature failure override allowing invalid signature -67062 0xFFFFFFFFFFFEFA0A for kext "/Users/User/Desktop/VoodooI2C.kext"
Loading VoodooI2C.kext.
VoodooI2C.kext successfully loaded (or already loaded).

---*But not working, when I use the trackpad---*

Users-MacBook-Air:desktop User$ sudo chown -R root:wheel ApplePS2SmartTouchPad.kext
Users-MacBook-Air:desktop User$ sudo kextutil -v ApplePS2SmartTouchPad.kext
Defaulting to kernel file '/System/Library/Kernels/kernel'
Diagnostics for ApplePS2SmartTouchPad.kext:
Code Signing Failure: not code signed
ApplePS2SmartTouchPad.kext appears to be loadable (not including linkage for on-disk libraries).
kext-dev-mode allowing invalid signature -67062 0xFFFFFFFFFFFEFA0A for kext "ApplePS2SmartTouchPad.kext"
kext signature failure override allowing invalid signature -67062 0xFFFFFFFFFFFEFA0A for kext "/Users/User/Desktop/ApplePS2SmartTouchPad.kext/Contents/PlugIns/ApplePS2Controller.kext"
kext signature failure override allowing invalid signature -67062 0xFFFFFFFFFFFEFA0A for kext "/Users/User/Desktop/ApplePS2SmartTouchPad.kext/Contents/PlugIns/ApplePS2Keyboard.kext"
kext signature failure override allowing invalid signature -67062 0xFFFFFFFFFFFEFA0A for kext "/Users/User/Desktop/ApplePS2SmartTouchPad.kext"
Loading ApplePS2SmartTouchPad.kext.
(kernel) OSMetaClass: Kext org.emlydinesh.driver.ApplePS2Controller class ApplePS2MouseDevice is a duplicate;kext org.rehabman.voodoo.driver.PS2Controller already has a class by that name.
(kernel) Kext org.emlydinesh.driver.ApplePS2Controller start failed (result 0xdc00400a).
(kernel) Kext org.emlydinesh.driver.ApplePS2Controller failed to load (0xdc008017).
(kernel) Dependency org.emlydinesh.driver.ApplePS2Controller of kext org.emlydinesh.driver.ApplePS2SmartTouchPad failed to load.
(kernel) Can't remove kext org.emlydinesh.driver.ApplePS2Controller; services failed to terminate - 0xdc008018.
(kernel) Kext org.emlydinesh.driver.ApplePS2SmartTouchPad failed to load (0xdc008015).
(kernel) Failed to load kext org.emlydinesh.driver.ApplePS2SmartTouchPad (error 0xdc008015).
Failed to load ApplePS2SmartTouchPad.kext - (libkern/kext) dependency load failed.
Failed to load ApplePS2SmartTouchPad.kext - (libkern/kext) dependency load failed.

So any suggestions? Thank you in advance!

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  • RehabMan for helping me solve the black screen issue after wake and suggesting the methods to deal with some problems such as disabling discrete graphics card and USB 3.0 on El Capitan. His collection of tiny SSDT samples also helped me to implement the 'hotpatch' method in this guide.

 

Can you share how you solved the black screen issue?

My Asus K501LX has black screen after sleep. And I haven't followed your guide 100% because of the newer versions of some patches/packages and I'm on High Sierra.

 

Thank you!

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Will it be possible for you to install it for an Asus X540 to which I have tried in many ways the installation of the Sierra or High Sierra Mac?

 

- Procesador : Intel Core i3 5005u

- Memoria Ram : 4GB DDR3L
- Disco duro : 1TB 
- Pantalla : 15,6 Pulgadas 1366x768 

- Conectividad : WiFi 802.11bgn
- Puertos USB : USB 3.0, USB 2.0, USB3.1 Type C (Gen 1)
- HDMI

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      THEME ENGINE
      Alex Zielenski
       
      INSANELYMAC
      OLARILA
       
      Hackintool Tutorial
      daliansky
       
      Hackintosh Vanilla Desktop Guide
      /r/Hackintosh - corpnewt
       
       
      MONITORCONTROL
      JoniVR & theOneyouseek
       
       
       
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      UPDATES
       
       
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      PART LIST
       
      • Intel I7 8700 
      • Gigabyte Z390 AORUS PRO
      • Gigabyte AORUS RADEON RX 580 8GB ( connected to monitor with DisplayPort )
       
      • Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB ( 2 x 8GB ) 2666MHz – CMK16GX4M2A2666C16  In this build, both memory modules are installed in memory slots DDR4_A1  and DDR4_B1 
       
      • Corsair RM650x 80 Plus Gold Power Supply Unit
      • Corsair H100i V2 AIO Hydro/Water RGB LED CPU Cooler
      • Samsung EVO 500GB SSD (2.5) macOS Mojave
      • Samsung EVO 250 GB SSD (2.5) Windows 10 Pro
      • NZXT H500 Mid Tower ATX Case
       
      • RECOMMENDED WIFI CARD → ABWB 802.11AC WI-FI With Bluetooth 4.0 PCI-Express (PCI-E) BCM943602CS  
      OR
      • WIFI and Bluetooth with BCM94331CD with PCI-e adapter (but will require AirportBrcmFixup.kext for AirDrop.. )
       
      ** Avoid Samsung EVO 970 PLUS as Hackintosh has problem with that device **
       
       
      WORKING
       
      • Sound 
      • HDMI Port on AMD RX580 / 590 ( Ensure you disable BIOS CSM if using HDMI on RX580 / RX590 )
      • HDMI Port on Aorus Z390 Motherboard ( Ensure you have correct BIOS settings as per this guide for Intel only)
      • Ethernet Port
      • WiFi
      • SSD Trim
      • USB 3.0 & 2.0 
      • AirDrop
      • iCloud
      • Hardware Acceleration
      • iMessages
      • Facetime
      • Handoff
      • Continuity
       

       

       
       
       

       
       
       
       
       
      PREAMBLE - BEFORE YOU START 
       
      Here detailed, is all the  steps towards building a successful and stable Aorus Pro Z390 Hackintosh, if you are a first time Hackintosher, this guide will have you quickly up and running with the Aorus Pro Z390 Hackintosh. To rule out any problems from the go,
      only have the disc that you plan to install macOS Mojave connected to the Aorus Pro, disconnect any other Windows / Linux or data drives, external drives from your Aorus Pro. Windows / Linux and data drives can be connected after successful installation of macOS Mojave
      If you have more than 16 GB of memory, then install macOS Mojave with just 16GB, you can later add any additional memory. Install memory modules in slots DDR4_A1  and DDR4_B1. This build has the Wi-Fi combo PCI-e card installed in slot PCIEX1_3
      with its 9 pin USB cable attached to motherboard header F_USB2. 
       
      If using the Corsair H100i v2 AIO cooler with USB cable connected to motherboard header F_USB1, you will need to enable hot-patch ( explained in guide ) in config.plist for working sleep, wake from sleep will only work by pressing Power Button.
      However, If not using the Corsair H100i v2  USB cable, then you have wake from sleep using Keyboard / Mouse or Power Button.
      The Corsair USB cable is only required if using Corsair Link software in Windows for custom Fan or LED settings.
       
      Install macOS Mojave on its own physical drive, so do not try and install macOS Mojave onto a free partition on a disc that contains Windows.
      Remove any Thunderbolt cards, Thunderbolt card can be reinserted after installation.  Double check your BIOS settings are the same as this guide. 
       
       
      AMD Vega card's  will work with this guide, but If you plan to use a Sapphire Pulse Vega 56 then please read @AudioGod ==>post  regarding the Sapphire Pulse 56.
       
       
       
      Following are unsupported / problematic
       
      • Intel Optane ( if you have this, remove it before installation of macOS Mojave )
       
      • Samsung EVO Plus drives ( firmware problem with macOS )
       
      • XFX Radeon RX 580
       
      • NVIDIA GTX / RTX not supported in macOS Mojave
       
      • Fenvi T919 Wireless Card, it seems Bluetooth is not working out of box for some users ( Maybe the USB port attached to Fenvi bluetooth is wrongly configured, or the SSDT-UIAC.aml port connector was not configured as Internal, or maybe some other reason )
         Save yourself a headache --->  RECOMMENDED WIFI CARD WORKING OUT OF BOX (OOB)  is ---> ABWB 802.11AC WI-FI With Bluetooth 4.0 PCI-Express (PCI-E) BCM943602CS 
       
       
       
      Q - WILL THIS GUIDE WORK WITH MY NON AORUS Z390 PRO MOTHERBOARD ?
      A - Possibly may work with other Z390 chipset motherboards. See very bottom of page for PRE & POST - INSTALL AORUS X 390 EFI's ( will require USB SSDT fix  )
       
      Q - I notice you have the Aorus Pro Z390 version, will this guide work with Aorus Pro Z390 WiFi version ?
      A - Yes, but onboard Intel / Intel CNVi WIFII /Bluetooth will not work with macOS and you will have to disable HS14 for Bluetooth to function properly on BCM943602CS or BCM94331CD WiFi/Bluetooth Combo cards ( more info at bottom of guide) .
       
       
       
       
       
       
      PART 1 - DOWNLOAD 
       
       
      Download the following:
       
      • CLOVER
       
      • PRE-INSTALL Aorus Pro Z390 EFI - RX580.zip
       
      •  POST-INSTALL Aorus Pro Z390 EFI - RX580.zip
       
       
      //OPENCORE EXPERIMENTAL EFI FOR RX580==> EFI.zip
       
       
       
       
       
       
      // INTEL UHD 630 EFI  Aorus Pro Z390 EFI's below. For those who do not have a Graphics Card Installed in PCIe Slot, requires Initial Display Output BIOS setting to be changed to IGFX  spoiler below!
       
      •  PRE-INSTALL Aorus Pro Z390 EFI - Intel UHD630.zip
       
      •  POST-INSTALL Aorus Pro Z390 EFI - Intel UHD630.zip
       
       
       
       
       
       
      • ESP MOUNTER PRO v1.9
       
      • macOS MOJAVE 
       
      • CLOVER CONFIGURATOR
       
      • EmuVariableUefi-64.efi  ( Used only to initialise iMessages. It then must be removed from Clover drivers64UEFI folder as will cause intermittent memory allocation errors on boot, explained in guide)
       
       
      OPTIONAL DOWNLOADS
       
      • Native Display Brightness with MonitorControl
       
      • VoodooHDA.kext.zip 

      • ThemeEngine 
       
      • Assets.car 
       
       
      // Not really needed but IF no sound on Wake from Sleep then use SSDT-ALC1220 and CodecCommander
      • SSDT-ALC1220.aml  ( Resolves Audio Sound on Wake, place in Clover / ACPI / Patched )
       
      • CodecCommander.kext.zip ( Resolves Audio Sound on Wake, place in Clover / Kexts / Other )
       
       
       
       
      PART 2 - BIOS SETTINGS (version F9 )
       
       
      Here is a list of the BIOS settings that I have used ( Screenshots in spoiler below )
       
      • Enter BIOS → Press F12 → Enter Setup
      • Save & Exit → Load Optimized Defaults
       
      • BIOS → Windows 8/10 Features → Other OS
      • BIOS → CSM Support → Enabled
       
      • Peripherals → Initial Display Output → PCIe 1 Slot
      • Peripherals → Trusted Computing → Security Device Support →  Disable
      • Peripherals → Intel(R)Bios Guard → Intel BIOS Guard Support →  Disable
      • Peripherals → USB Configuration → Legacy USB Support →  Enabled
      • Peripherals → USB Configuration → XHCI Hand-off →  Enabled
      • Peripherals → Network Stack Configuration → Network Stack →  Disabled
      • Peripherals → SATA And RST Configuration → SATA Mode Selection →  AHCI
       
      • Chipset → Vt-d → Disabled
      • Chipset → Internal Graphics → Enabled
      • Chipset → DVMT Pre-Allocated → 256M
      • Chipset → DVMT Total Gfx Mem → MAX 
      • Chipset → Audio Controller → Enabled
      • Chipset → Above 4G Decoding → Disabled 
       
      • Power → Platform Power Management → Disabled ( Change to enabled after macOS is installed )
      • Power → ErP → Disabled  ( Can be enabled if you have RGB lighting that you want to power off when shutting down Hackintosh. Thanks @AudioGod for flagging this up)
      • Power → RC6 (Render Standby) → Disabled
       
       
      • MIT → Advanced Memory Settings  → Extreme Memory Profile (X.M.P) → Disabled
      // IF USING  CORSAIR H100i V2 AIO CPU WATER COOLER 
      • MIT → Smart Fan 5 Settings → CPU Fan Control mode → PWM 
       
      • Save & Exit → Save & Exit Setup
       
      SCREEN DUMP SPOILERS
       
       
       
       
       
      PART 3 – CREATE A MOJAVE USB FLASH INSTALLER
       
      Prepare USB Installer for Mojave ( Video below )
       
      • Insert USB drive
      • Launch /Applications/Utilities/Disk Utility
      • Disk Utility → View → Show All Devices
      • On Left-hand panel → External →(Identify your USB device in left hand panel)
      • Click and highlight your USB device in the left-hand panel.
      • Click erase button.
      • Name: USB
      • Format: Mac OS Extended (Journaled )
      • Scheme: GUID Partition Map
      • Click Erase button.
       
      • Place the downloaded MacOS Mojave app into Applications folder.
      • Open Terminal copy and paste:
       
      sudo /Applications/Install\ macOS\ Mojave.app/Contents/Resources/createinstallmedia --volume /Volumes/USB --nointeraction && say Mojave Drive Created  • Enter
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
      PART 4 – INSTALL CLOVER ON THE MOJAVE USB INSTALLER 
       
      Make Mojave USB flash drive installer bootable.( Video below )
       
      • Launch Clover application, double click.
      • Click Continue → Continue → Continue 
      • Click Change Install Location button.
      • Click Install macOSMojave USB installer → Continue
      • Click Customise button
      • Choose:
      Clover for UEFI booting only Install Clover in the ESP Themes UEFI Drivers • Click Install button
      • Installation Complete!
       
      Video:
       
       
       
       
       
       
      PART 5 – CUSTOMIZE MOJAVE USB INSTALLER FOR AORUS Z390 PRO
       
      Replace Clover EFI folder with PRE-INSTALL Aorus Pro Z390 EFI - RX580.zip  OR  if NO graphics card installed in PCIe slot, then use PRE-INSTALL Aorus Pro Z390 EFI - Intel UHD630.zip( Video below ) 
       
      • Install ESP Mounter Pro v1.9
      • Using ESP Mounter Pro, Mount ESP on disk2s1 ( Your disk name may be different )
       

       

       
       
       
      • Open mounted EFI partition found on desktop
      • Copy all the contents from Aorus 390 Pro EFI folder
      • Replace USB EFI folder with all the contents inside the Aorus 390 Pro EFI folder.
       
       

       
       
       
       
       
       
       
      PART 6 – INSTALL MAC OS MOJAVE ON INTERNAL DRIVE
       
      INSTALL NOTE
       
      ENSURE BIOS: Above 4G Decoding is set to Disabled 
      if Above 4G decoding is set to enabled then macOS Mojave install will freeze at 2 mins remaining and will not shut down properly!!!!
       
      Please be patient during install, so when install gets to 2 or 3 mins remaining then it may take extra time. Be ready to boot from UEFI USB installer by pressing F12 when install initiates restarts. 

      • INSERT USB INSTALLER INTO THE USB 2.0 PORT  
       
       
       Here is a walkthrough of the full process using the macOS Mojave USB Installer on the Aorus Z390 Pro. 
       
       
       
       
      • Power on PC and press F12• Choose bootable USB drive from boot menu.
       
       
       
      • Install macOS Mojave to internal solid state or hard drive.
       
       
       
      When system returns to the Clover boot menu choose:
       
      • Boot macOS Install from Macintosh
       
       
       
      At next restart, press F12 and boot from external UEFI USB device and choose:
       
      • Boot macOS Install from Macintosh
       
       
       
      Proceed with macOS Mojave install
       
       
      macOS Mojave is now installed, but it can only boot at this moment thanks to FakeSMC and Clover on the Mojave USB flash drive installer.
       

       
       
       
       
       
       
      PART 7 – MAKE AORUS Z390 PRO INTERNAL DRIVE BOOTABLE
       
      Make internal drive bootable ( Video below )
       
      So far, the Aorus Pro can only boot the internal system drive with the aid of the Mojave USB Installer.
      To boot from the internal system drive without the installer: 
       
      Download and install Clover with RC Scripts on target volume.  
      If your Aorus Pro Z390 has AMD RX 580 then copy the EFI folder from inside POST-INSTALL Aorus Pro Z390 EFI - RX580.zip  folder and paste it inside the the System Drive EFI partition.          OR
      If your Aorus Pro Z390 has no graphics card installed in PCIe slot, then copy the EFI folder from inside POST-INSTALL Aorus Pro Z390 EFI - Intel UHD630.zip  folder and paste it inside the the System Drive EFI partition.   
       

       
       
       
      • Remove USB Mojave installer and shut down and restart.
       
      Aorus Hackintosh should now be able to boot to macOS Mojave, Done, well almost ! 
       
       
       
       
       
      PART 8 – ENABLE IMESSAGES & FACETIME 
       
       
      // UPDATE 21st MAY 2019
       
      Possibly Clover Configurator now automatically populates correct values for working iMessages when you select an SMBIOS.  
       

       
      After selecting SMBIOS, example iMac19,1 for Aorus Pro with RX580 ( image above ) then go to Apple and ensure you have the "serial number is not valid " message. Done!
       
      If you still have problems connecting to iMessage, test and ensure that AirDrop is working, then follow instructions inside spoiler. 

       
       
      • Mount internal drive EFI/ESP partition
      • Go to folder CLOVER → drivers64UEFI 
      • Place both EMUVariableUefi-64.efi inside → drivers64UEFI
       
       
      Using Clover Configurator, add the following argument to config.plist using Clover Configurator.
       
      • Slide = 0
       

       
       
      Shutdown and then press power on button on PC.
       
      • You should now be able to Log into iCloud, iMessages and FaceTime
       
       
       
      • NOW delete EMUVariableUefi-64.efi from CLOVER → drivers64UEFI Folder 
      • Shutdown and restart Aorus Pro hackintosh. iMessages etc is now operational without EMUVariableUefi-64.efi ( EMUVariableUefi-64.efi only needed to initialise iMessages )
       
       
      // UPDATE 22nd May 2019 
       
      • It seems that there are no "Couldn't allocate runtime area"  errors when continuing to use EMUVariableUefi-64.efi since updating to macOS Mojave 10.14.5 and using Clover version r4920. 
      • It is important to delete EMUVariableUefi-64.efi, this will avoid very intermittent boot errors such as: “Couldn’t allocate runtime area”  post errors.
       
       
       
       
      PART 9 – ENABLE TRIM for Solid State Flash Drives
       
      Open Terminal and enter the following command:
      sudo trimforce enable  
       
       
       
       
      DEFAULT SSDT –  USB PORTS FIX CONFIGURATION WITH FRONT USB-C - SSDT USBPorts.kext ALREADY INSIDE AORUS Z390 EFI FOLDER  – Provided by @AudioGod  
       
       

       

       
      If you have USBC on Computer Chassis / Case, then SS01 and SS02 is mapped to that USB C port 
       

       
       
       
       
       
       
      ------------    GUIDE FINISHED YOU SHOULD NOW HAVE WORKING AORUS Z390 PRO HACKINTOSH  WITH SSDT USB FIX   ------------
       
       
       
      OPTIONAL: Set Wi-Fi Country Code
       
       
       
       
       
       
      OPTIONAL: System Information - PCI
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
      External USB Storage:  Fix "disk did not eject properly" message upon wake from sleep
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
      OPTIONAL:  Native Display Brightness - with MonitorControl

       
       
       
       
       
       
      OPTIONAL:  Dual Boot macOS Mojave & Windows 10 
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
      OPTIONAL:  Replace the default "About This Mac" Apple Logo with RED AORUS APPLE
       
       

       
       
       
       
      OPTIONAL - ALTERNATIVE SSDT 1 –  SSDT Ports configuration below - replace SSDT inside Clover /ACPI/PATCHED folder 
       
       
       
       
       

      OPTIONAL - ALTERNATIVE SSDT 2 -  SSDT Ports configuration below - replace SSDT inside Clover /ACPI/PATCHED folder 
       
       
       
       
       

      OPTIONAL - ALTERNATIVE SSDT 3 – Create your own SSDT
       
       
       
       
       
      FRAMEBUFFER PATCHING  – For working Intel UHD 630 Graphics, working HDMI Port, working HDMI Audio on Aorus Z390 Pro
       


       
       
       
       
       
       
      FINAL CUT PRO  – Configuration for AMD RX5xx 
       
       
       
       
      AORUS PRO Z390 WIFI version with Intel CNVi  – Disable Bluetooth on HS14
       
      Resolve bluetooth issue  reported by @eSaF 
       
       
       
       
       
       
      CLOVER  – Updating / Upgrade Clover boot loader 
       
       
       
       
       
       
      SLEEP  – Sleep and Automatic Sleep

       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
      SLEEP  – Resolving Instant Wake ( Corsair H100i v2 AIO )
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
      WIFI  – Clover Hotpatch PXSX to ARPT
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
      RECOMMENDED READING  – Excellent Hackintosh Vanilla guide created by CorpNewt with in depth tutorial on Clover.  
       
      https://hackintosh.gitbook.io/-r-hackintosh-vanilla-desktop-guide/config.plist-per-hardware/coffee-lake
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
      AORUS Z390 MOTHERBOARD X  – EFI WITH NO USB SSDT, WITH PORTS LIMIT PATCH, WITH SSDT-GPRW SLEEP / WAKE FIX
       
      Q - I notice you have the Aorus Pro Z390 version, will this guide work with other Gigabyte Aorus Z390  motherboards ?
      A - Possibly, but it is not guaranteed that these EFI folders below may work. 
       
       
      PRE-INSTALL Aorus X Z390 EFI - RX580.zip
      POST-INSTALL Aorus X Z390 EFI - RX580.zip
       
      PRE-INSTALL Aorus X Z390 EFI - Intel UHD630.zip
      POST-INSTALL Aorus X Z390 EFI - Intel UHD630.zip
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       

       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
      SSDT-UIAC.aml.zip
      SSDT-UIAC.dsl.zip
       
      CodecCommander.kext.zip
      SSDT-ALC1220.aml.zip
       
       
    • By ThatsMatt
      Salve, sono nuovo nel forum e mi serviva una mano nell'installazione dell' ultima versione di MacOs sul mio notebook HP Pavilion 15-ak112nl.
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