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10 hours ago, AudioGod said:


Your most welcome sir. :thumbsup_anim:

 

Here for a tragedy ahahahahahah

 

uhm...on my laptop (in signature, with 10.15.1 like my WKS...) is all fine... on wks if I'm go to Netflix.com (ok ok I try pornhub and it works xD lol)  BAM ... Catalina freeze... uhm.... (btw my recent KP is 'couse I'm stupid...don't disable all the "C" state and r6 in bios...so now for this part is ok...no more kp...now need to investigate on this freeze...think is not drm 'couse site never loading at all...uhm 

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12 hours ago, AudioGod said:

Did you change the audio layout from 1 to 7?
do so if you didn’t.

 


To everybody else, I will post the new EFI later tonight or tomorrow morning as I just need to make a couple of tiny changes before I do so. :thumbsup_anim:

What are the changed components in the new EFI and when do you release it?

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1 hour ago, ilcondannato said:

 

Here for a tragedy ahahahahahah

 

uhm...on my laptop (in signature, with 10.15.1 like my WKS...) is all fine... on wks if I'm go to Netflix.com (ok ok I try pornhub and it works xD lol)  BAM ... Catalina freeze... uhm.... (btw my recent KP is 'couse I'm stupid...don't disable all the "C" state and r6 in bios...so now for this part is ok...no more kp...now need to investigate on this freeze...think is not drm 'couse site never loading at all...uhm 


Do me a massive favour and as a test save your bios profile and then load defaults on your bios and make the changes needed for OS X BUT DO NOT OVERCLOCK ANYTHING and Give your system a bash and see just for me how she responds. Give it a try and let me know how you get on and please don’t let your pride refuse the test I know we all think we know best in our own ways but sometimes We all make mistakes buddy so give it a shot. :)
 

 

41 minutes ago, erikmay said:

What are the changed components in the new EFI and when do you release it?


It’s minor changes, updates and bug fixes for Catalina fella and it will go live at some point today.

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57 minutes ago, AudioGod said:


Do me a massive favour and as a test save your bios profile and then load defaults on your bios and make the changes needed for OS X BUT DO NOT OVERCLOCK ANYTHING and Give your system a bash and see just for me how she responds. Give it a try and let me know how you get on and please don’t let your pride refuse the test I know we all think we know best in our own ways but sometimes We all make mistakes buddy so give it a shot. :)
 

 

 

 

no oc you kill me :cry: xD looooool

ok, tried now...

 

same ... when try "Netflix.com" they freeze system.... uhm...

(I load default value in bios, only change igpu to disable. No xmp No OC at all)

 

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23 minutes ago, ilcondannato said:

 

no oc you kill me :cry: xD looooool

ok, tried now...

 

same ... when try "Netflix.com" they freeze system.... uhm...

(I load default value in bios, only change igpu to disable. No xmp No OC at all)

 

<_<

Is Netflix working via chrome?

i just tried Netflix on mine and no problems or freezes On any browser. I then tried it on my test bench via a Z390 master and same thing.

anybody else reading this having this problem?

let me know if so please

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1 hour ago, AudioGod said:

Is Netflix working via chrome?

i just tried Netflix on mine and no problems or freezes On any browser. I then tried it on my test bench via a Z390 master and same thing.

anybody else reading this having this problem?

let me know if so please

 

Ok sorry for delay but....ok...

 

No time to download Chrome now on wks 'couse work..... tried on Opera Browser.... ALL PERFECT... now problem is restricted to  SAFARI.

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Just now, ilcondannato said:

 

Ok sorry for delay but....ok...

 

No time to download Chrome now on wks 'couse work..... tried on Opera Browser.... ALL PERFECT... now problem is restricted to  SAFARI.


ok thanks for letting me know. I’m looking into it for you buddy.

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Btw......Tried in opera browser with default and with oc’ed profile...all ok .....seem really Safari the problem....but...in laptop with chrome Safari opera and same version of Catalina, it works...playback with 0 lag....too strange :-/ ........well don’t really a problem couse i see netflix in my tv and not on pc......but its strange

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Im going to do a guide for the Gigabyte Z390 Master next but the EFI is almost identical bar a few small changes and the DSDT/SSDT. Guide and settings wise everything is the same so should I expand this guide to include the Z390 Master and have a second EFI and DSDT section or should I keep them separate and make a new guide for the Z390 Master?

Its you guys that I might confuse doing this so please do tell me what to do as I value all your opinions and will go with whatever the majority think. :) 

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22 hours ago, AudioGod said:

.. so should I expand this guide to include the Z390 Master and have a second EFI and DSDT section or should I keep them separate and make a new guide for the Z390 Master?

 

 

expand :) 

 

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On 10/27/2019 at 4:28 PM, AudioGod said:

The new updated EFI is now posted on here and ready to use.

 

 

Did a quick check and replaced SN,UUID and MLB for iCloud etc. No success on my z390 with i7-8700k and RX560 booting Mojave with this EFI

Black Screen. Removed all extra boot args but still black screen as soon as OS screen drivers getting active . System is alive and can login for doing (a blind) shutdown.

  

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1 minute ago, texem said:

 

Did a quick check and replaced SN,UUID and MLB for iCloud etc. No success on my z390 with i7-8700k and RX560 booting Mojave with this EFI

Black Screen. Removed all extra boot args but still black screen as soon as OS screen drivers getting active . System is alive and can login for doing (a blind) shutdown.

  

Did you remember to exchange the dsdt for your Rx one?

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25 minutes ago, AudioGod said:

Did you remember to exchange the dsdt for your Rx one?

 

1. Changed DSDT, no luck. 

2. Swapped complete ACPI folder , no luck

3. Swapped kexts, no luck.

 

Seems something wrong (for my rig) with the config.

 

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Just now, texem said:

 

1. Changed DSDT, no luck. 

2. Swapped complete ACPI folder , no luck

3. Swapped kexts, no luck.

 

Seems something wrong (for my rig) with the config.

 


Try removing the boot argument agdpmod=pikera

 

This is using Mojave not Catalina right?

its possible the EFI doesn’t play friendly with Mojave anymore but I highly doubt that would be the case.

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26 minutes ago, AudioGod said:

Try removing the boot argument agdpmod=pikera

 

 

Yeah, that's what I did first of all. Removed everything but dart=0 .

The opposite , running the older EFI with Caty perfectly runs w/o issues.

Maybe the latest Caty betas are different here :worried_anim:

 

I recommend not to replace the EFI in your guide currently until it's clear what's wrong here.

 

 

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8 minutes ago, texem said:

 

Yeah, that's what I did first of all. Removed everything but dart=0 .

The opposite , running the older EFI with Caty perfectly runs w/o issues.

Maybe the latest Caty betas are different here :worried_anim:

 

I recommend not to replace the EFI in your guide currently until it's clear what's wrong here.

 

 

Ok good shout buddy. Il do that.

tbh there’s a major bios rework that’s just come out for the Z390 Master and the pro and on the master The layout is so much nicer and asus friendly like and I now have the option to change the bios aperture so that means you can now raise the bios memory allocation from 256mb too 512 so no more need to use slide=0 when using with the igpu and your never see a random KP failure to allocate memory at boot up ever again. Whoever added that to the bios was thinking hackintosh when they did it...:thumbsup_anim:

 

its allowed me to change over to smbios 19,1 with my igpu enabled and I can now use Sidecar with no lag or stutter...it’s perfect.

 

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@texem I forgot to say, don’t be tempted to update to the latest bios just yet as they have made so many changes that my current DSDT is totally wrong for it, It may work but all the tables are totally off now. I’m going to need a volunteer to update to it at some point and then do a F4 extract and send it to me so I can get a new DSDT made for you all. I have gone full on Z390 Master now so I’m doing things a little blind at the moment lol

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21 hours ago, texem said:

 

expand :) 

 

I’m going to have to make a separate guide I think. We shall see

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hi again,

 

thanks for the info abt new BIOS. :thanks_speechbubble:

 

Just flashed it and made the settings I had before with F10.

 

Well,  z390pro here works as usual. Sleep etc w/o issues etc etc.

DSDT is the MalD0n patched native NVRAM release.

 

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23 minutes ago, texem said:

hi again,

 

thanks for the info abt new BIOS. :thanks_speechbubble:

 

Just flashed it and made the settings I had before with F10.

 

Well,  z390pro here works as usual. Sleep etc w/o issues etc etc.

DSDT is the MalD0n patched native NVRAM release.

 

It will work but the tables will be all over the place. I don’t advise it brother. Ask MaLd0n to compile you a new dsdt or better yet press F4 at the clover splash and extract and send me the files and il get it done.

 

@texem do you have the option to change the bios aperture in the bios now?

if you do then raise it too 512mb :)

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2 hours ago, AudioGod said:

 

@texem do you have the option to change the bios aperture in the bios now?

if you do then raise it too 512mb :)

 

IGPU is off, no need for aperture raising afaik !?

 

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1 minute ago, texem said:

 

IGPU is off, no need for aperture raising afaik !?

 

Even with it off you can still get the odd random KP caused by it so raise it anyway for a even more solid system regardless. 

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I have now updated The EFI again for Catalina 10.15.1 to stop the system going to a black screen at install.

You are now totally safe to update Catalina Using This EFI.

 

Updated 30/10/2019

AudioGods Z390 Pro EFI VEGA Navi Radeon VII F11 DSDT.zip - Use with Bios revision F11 Only (Catalina 10.15.1 Vega, Navi, Radeon VII DSDT Installed) 
AudioGods Z390 PRO EFI RX F11 DSDT.zip - Use with Bios revision F11 Only (Catalina 10.15.1 RX5XX DSDT Installed)

 

PLEASE NOTE - Please flash your motherboard bios to revision F11 to use my current EFI. It’s a major rework of the bios and vital changes have been made to the layout and power tables. New DSDTs have been created and installed into the new EFI’s but will not work correctly with any other bios revision.

 

Latest Gigabyte Z390 PRO BIOS (F11)

mb_bios_z390-aorus-pro_f11.zip

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18 hours ago, AudioGod said:

I have now updated The EFI again for Catalina 10.15.1 to stop the system going to a black screen at install.

You are now totally safe to update Catalina Using This EFI.

 

Updated 30/10/2019

AudioGods Z390 Pro EFI VEGA Navi Radeon VII F11 DSDT.zip - Use with Bios revision F11 Only (Catalina 10.15.1 Vega, Navi, Radeon VII DSDT Installed) 
AudioGods Z390 PRO EFI RX F11 DSDT.zip - Use with Bios revision F11 Only (Catalina 10.15.1 RX5XX DSDT Installed)

 

PLEASE NOTE - Please flash your motherboard bios to revision F11 to use my current EFI. It’s a major rework of the bios and vital changes have been made to the layout and power tables. New DSDTs have been created and installed into the new EFI’s but will not work correctly with any other bios revision.

 

Latest Gigabyte Z390 PRO BIOS (F11)

mb_bios_z390-aorus-pro_f11.zip

Oh that's awesome! All bios settings stay same? My I9 has been OC to 5GHz and is stable AF ;) So far I have noticed that Sidecar is not working - but will take a deeper look tomorrow. Busy season has landed at work 

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13 minutes ago, lygi said:

Oh that's awesome! All bios settings stay same? My I9 has been OC to 5GHz and is stable AF ;) So far I have noticed that Sidecar is not working - but will take a deeper look tomorrow. Busy season has landed at work 

 

Yes all bios settings remain the same.

 

For Sidecar to work you need to have your igpu enabled and also use smbios 19,1 plus your need the boot flag slide=0 and then Sidecar will work.

as for you oc, be warned as the new bios is so different that none of the power tables are the same so your overclock will more then likely need fine tuning again because of it. It’s a good thing though as the new bios is miles better :) 

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      • Settings -> IO Ports -> Wifi -> Disabled
      • Settings -> IO Ports -> Audio Controller -> Enabled
      • Settings -> IO Ports -> Above 4G Decoding -> Disabled
      • Settings -> IO Ports -> USB Configuration -> Legacy USB Support -> Enabled
      • Settings -> IO Ports -> USB Configuration ->  XHCI Hand-off -> Enabled
      • Settings -> Platform Power -> Platform Power Management -> Enabled
      • Settings -> Platform Power -> ErP -> Enabled
      • Settings -> Platform Power -> RC6(Render Standby) -> Enabled
       
      • Save & Exit → Save & Exit Setup
       
       
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    • By glasgood
      GLASGOOD'S
       
      MOJAVE HACKINTOSH GUIDE 
       
      For latest EFI for macOS Catalina and discussions, visit @AudioGod's ==> Aorus Pro Z390 Patched DSDT mini guide
       
       

       
      GIGABYTE AORUS PRO Z390
       
       
       
      CREDITS & THANKS
       
      @MaLd0n
      His help with EFI configuration and DSDT
       
      CLOVER  TEAM
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      APPLEALC
      Acidanthera, vit9696
       
      VOODOOHDA
      autumnrain, slice2009, zenith432
       
      ESP PRO MOUNTER
      @Micky1979 
       
      HACKINTOOL
      @headkaze
       
      CLOVER CONFIGURATOR
      Mackie100
       
      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
       
      • 1st RECOMMENDED WIFI CARD →  ABWB BCM943602CS 802.11AC WI-FI With Bluetooth 4.0 PCI-Express (PCI-E)   
      OR
      • 2nd RECOMMENDED WIFI CARD → WIFI and Bluetooth with BCM94331CD with PCI-e adapter (but will require AirportBrcmFixup.kext for AirDrop.. )
       
       
       
       
      WORKING
       
      • Sound 
      • Ethernet Port
      • WiFi
      • SSD Trim
      • USB 3.0 & 2.0 
      • AirDrop
      • iCloud
      • Hardware Acceleration AMD RX 580 / AMD Vega
      • iMessages
      • Facetime
      • Handoff
      • Netflix on Safari browser
      • 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 potential 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 or RAM installed, you can later add any additional memory. Install memory modules in slots DDR4_A1  and DDR4_B1.
       
      This build has a recommended Wi-Fi combo PCI-e card installed in slot PCIEX1_3 with its 9 pin USB cable attached to motherboard header F_USB2.  ( ensure WiFi card is seated properly in PCIe slot and cable is firmly attached to WiFi card and 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.
       
      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. 
       
       
       
      Following are unsupported / problematic
       
      • Intel Optane ( if you have this, remove it before installation of macOS Mojave )
       
      • Samsung EVO Plus drives ( ensure you update Plus drive to latest firmware to avoid problems )
       
      • XFX Radeon RX 580
       
      • NVIDIA GTX / RTX not supported in macOS Mojave
       
       
       
      Q - WILL THIS GUIDE WORK WITH MY NON AORUS Z390 PRO MOTHERBOARD ?
      A - Possibly, though you may have to create your own USBPorts fix. 
       
      Q - I notice you have the Aorus Pro Z390 version, will this guide work with Aorus Pro Z390 WiFi version ?
      A - Possibly, but onboard Intel / Intel CNVi WIFII /Bluetooth will not work with macOS and you will have to disable HS14 for Bluetooth to function properly. 
       
      Q - Can I use my AMD Vega Card ?
      A - Yes, 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.
       
       
       
       
      PART 1 - DOWNLOAD 
       
       
      • Update BIOS to version F10 
       
      • CLOVER
       
      •  Aorus Pro Z390 EFI.zip
       
      • Aorus PRo Z390 EFI - THE OC VERSION.zip  <== OC VERSION
       
      • ESP MOUNTER PRO v1.9
       
      • macOS MOJAVE 
       
      • CLOVER CONFIGURATOR
       
      • Hackintool
       
       
      OPTIONAL DOWNLOADS
       
      • Native Display Brightness with MonitorControl

      • ThemeEngine 
       
      • Assets.car 
       
       
      // Not really needed but IF no sound on Wake from Sleep then use SSDT-ALC1220 and CodecCommander
      •   ( Resolves Audio Sound on Wake, place in Clover / ACPI / Patched )
       
      •  ( Resolves Audio Sound on Wake, place in Clover / Kexts / Other )
       
       
       
       
      PART 2 - BIOS SETTINGS (Version F10 )
       
       
      Here is a list of the BIOS settings that I use ( 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  ( Optionally, can be enabled after macOS is installed, your choice )
       
      • 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 → Enabled ( can be enabled or disabled, your choice!)
      • Chipset → Internal Graphics → Disabled
      • Chipset → Audio Controller → Enabled
      • Chipset → Above 4G Decoding → Disabled 
       
      • Power → Platform Power Management → Disabled ( Optionally, can be enabled after macOS is installed )
      • Power → CEC 2019 Ready → Disabled 
      • Power → ErP → Disabled  (can be enabled or disabled, your choice !)
      • Power → RC6 (Render Standby) → Disabled
       
       
      • MIT → Advanced Memory Settings  → Extreme Memory Profile (X.M.P) → Disabled ( Optionally, can be enabled after macOS is installed, your choice )
      // 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  Aorus Pro Z390 EFI.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.  
      Copy the EFI folder from inside Aorus Pro Z390 EFI.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. 

       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
      PART 9 – ENABLE TRIM for Solid State Flash Drives
       
      Open Terminal and enter the following command:
      sudo trimforce enable  
       
       
       
       
       
      PART 10 – FRAMEBUFFERS  FOR RADEON AMD RX580, VEGA CARD's
       
       
       
       
       
      DEFAULT USB FIX –  USB PORTS CONFIGURATION 
       
       

       

       
      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 USB PORTS FIX  – Create your own SSDT or USBPorts.kext
       
       
       
       
       
      FRAMEBUFFER PATCHING  – For working Intel UHD 630 Graphics, working HDMI Port, working HDMI Audio on Aorus Z390 Pro  NOT REQUIRED AS GUIDE IS USING SMBIOS FOR IMAC PRO 1,1
       


       
       
       
       
       
       
      FINAL CUT PRO  – Configuration for AMD RX5xx  NOT REQUIRED AS GUIDE IS USING SMBIOS FOR IMAC PRO 1,1 
       
       
       
       
      AORUS PRO Z390 WIFI version with Intel CNVi  – Disable Bluetooth on HS14
       
      Resolve bluetooth issue  reported by @eSaF 
       
       
       
       
       
       
      CLOVER  – Updating / Upgrade Clover boot loader  (If hack is stable, don't update unless you have problems)
       
       
       
       
       
       
      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
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       

       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
      EFI NON DSDT SMBIOS iMac Pro 1,1 Clover v2.5k r5018 
      Aorus Pro Z390 EFI - RX580.zip   OR  Aorus Pro Z390 EFI - Vega-56.zip 
       
      EFI FOR SMBIOS iMac 19,1 for use with GPU & IGPU enabled in BIOS
      PRE-INSTALL Aorus Pro Z390 EFI - RX580.zip
      POST-INSTALL Aorus Pro Z390 EFI - RX580.zip ( Has OsxAptioFix2Drv-free2000.efi ==> recommended reading before use )
       
      EFI FOR INTEL UHD 630 SMBIOS iMAC 18,1  
       Aorus Pro Z390 EFI - Intel UHD630.zip( Has OsxAptioFix2Drv-free2000.efi ==> recommended reading before use )
       
       
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